natalie youngCantor Natalie Young

November 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Join Cantor Natalie Young to explore how contemporary musicians are taking ancient words and making them relevant for a new generation. What are the unique challenges of infusing spiritual words with renewed meaning? The evening will include opportunities to engage with sacred texts and enjoy Cantor Young’s musical gifts.


Natalie Young is a singer/songwriter whose songs have found their way into the hearts and souls of congregations across this county and beyond. Her musical journey began as a young child. From her earlier days singing in her synagogue youth and adult choirs, to her college folk trio for whom she composed secular folk songs; from song leading in Jewish camps to solo gigs at local venues, Natalie has drawn from her various life experiences to create a unique sound. She has given a contemporary voice to Jewish texts, finding new ways to make them relevant to people everywhere. Natalie lives in Irvine, CA with her husband David, and their three children, Gabriel, Alex, and Isabella.  She is an invested cantor serving a congregation, Temple Beth El,in Aliso Viejo, CA.