CANTOR IRENE FAILENBOGEN
The New Synagogue of Long Island and The
Interfaith Community of Long Island
Cantor Irene Failenbogen is a singer-songwriter from Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is a crossover artist who has performed in operas, musical comedies, and theatre. A graduate of the National School of Dance in Buenos Aires, Cantor Irene has become well-known for her unique integration of singing, acting and body expression.
Irene is the cantor of our synagogue and the Co-Director of Religious Education for our interfaith community, sharing the position with her husband, Rev. Bill McBride.
Cantor Irene's web site is a musical journey of song and spiritual healing. In her own words, "Being Cantor Irene is being an instrument of peace; bringing the songs of different people together in one human voice."
Visit her website oyfather.com
See articles written for Newsday by Cantor Irene