Mindy Carter has been singing professionally for over 15 years now. She has traveled the world singing a variety of styles of music, and has become one of the most sought after vocalists and vocal instructors in Atlanta. Mindy Carter grew up in Louisville, KY. She began singing and performing at a very early age. After performing in many different types of venues, she was selected to participate in KY Governor’s School for the Arts. She then received a voice scholarship to James Madison University. In 1996, she received her Bachelors Degree in Vocal Music Education.
Mindy spent the summers of her college career performing at various theme parks. She had her first professional singing opportunity at Kings Island in Cincinnati, OH at the age of 18. The next summer she moved to Busch Gardens in Williamsburg, VA to perform as a featured jazz singer with the Starlight Orchestra. Her talents then took her across seas as a performer on various 5-star cruise lines. From broadway to swing, and pop to country, she was featured as a lead singer. In addition to performing, Mindy was also the vocal captain for the shows, teaching other singers how to perfect their harmonies, stage presence, and overall performance.
In between cruise ship contracts, she performed at various regional theaters and 5-star hotels, such as the prestigious Broadmore Hotel in Colorado Springs, CO. She also performed for the “Red Hot and Blue” production company based in Branson, MO. Mindy then moved to New York City to concentrate on writing music and to learn about the recording industry.
After finishing her demo in 2002, Mindy moved to Atlanta, GA where she now calls home. She became the praise team leader at Town Lake Community Church, then moved on to lead the contemporary praise team at North Avenue Presbyterian Church. She also spent many years singing with Mindy Carter Jazz, which included some of the best jazz musicians in Atlanta.
Mindy currently sings on demo recordings, in wedding ceremonies and receptions, parties, corporate events, church events, and other various events. She has also just returned to Sandy Springs Music after her maternity leave to pick up where she left off, as one of Atlanta’s best and most sought after vocal instructors.
Check out Mindy’s Videos below to learn more about her, and check out her short performance too!
Mindy Carter Interview
Mindy Carter Performance