With You on Your Jewish Journey
Our clergy help you find your way to where you aspire to be. Our dynamic and enthusiastic rabbis and cantors open the portals to Jewish living and help you build your own Jewish future. Leading prayer, teaching classes, telling stories to preschoolers, encouraging bnei mitzvah, or comforting mourners, our clergy inspire us as individuals and as a community.
Elliot J. Cosgrove, PhDRabbi firstname.lastname@example.org
Rabbi Elliot J. Cosgrove, PhD, began his tenure at Park Avenue Synagogue in 2008. A leading voice in the Conservative Movement, he follows a tradition of distinguished rabbinical predecessors on the pulpit here, including Rabbi Milton Steinberg, Rabbi Judah Nadich, and Rabbi David H. Lincoln.
Azi SchwartzCantor email@example.com
Cantor Azi Schwartz is a world-renowned vocal performer and recording artist whose music reaches both Jewish and interfaith audiences internationally. His craft of Jewish liturgical music has been described as emotionally moving, spiritually uplifting, and artistically dynamic.
Sydney LazarCantorial Intern firstname.lastname@example.org
Sydney Rose Lazar is a fourth-year cantorial student at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Before beginning her cantorial studies, Sydney attended the Hartt School of Music, where she earned a Bachelor of Music with honors, graduating summa cum laude with a major in vocal performance and a minor in music history.