As a Hazzan, Joanna Dulkin is committed to innovative musical and spiritual leadership that inspires joy, connection and meaning at all ages and stages. She received her Masters of Sacred Music and Investiture from the Jewish Theological Seminary in 2004 and completed the Institute for Jewish Spirituality’s Cantorial Leadership Program in 2007. She is an honors graduate of Stanford University, where she studied English, sang a cappella, and led community High Holiday Services.
Her background as a URJ and Ramah camp songleader, freelance Jewish musician and educator led her to the cantorate, and she has served congregations in NY, St. Louis, and NJ and currently is at Adath Jeshurun Congregation in Minnetonka, MN. Hazzan Dulkin has taught and performed internationally as a Cantor-, Musician- and Scholar-in residence and is also a published writer and an award-winning composer. She is an officer of the Cantors Assembly, and was on the editorial committee of Siddur Lev Shalem.
Hazzan Dulkin and her husband, Rabbi Dr. Ryan Dulkin, are the proud parents of Zac and Jesse.