Karlyn Frost Brett
A classically trained pianist/soloist/accompanist - beginning these opportunites with her concert-tenor father throughout Utah from age 10, Karlyn Frost Brett began her training as a pianist at age 6 in Ogden, Utah with Maggie Gammell whose training legacy takes her back to Claude Debussy and Franz Liszt. She majored in Piano Performance at Brigham Young University, continuing her concert performances, choral directing, composing/arranging, and accompanying throughout the Western States - accompanying and concertizing with such people as Metropolitan artist,Thomas Hampson; Gail Nelson of New York Met and Broadway acclaim; Seattle and Spokane Washington Chorales and Opera Workshops, and others too numberous to name. She maintains a large piano studio in Spokane, WA. and is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music with M.T.N.A.(Music Teacher's National Asso.) and a Teacher Trainer for the Suzuki Asso. of the Americas -teaching at multi piano camps each summer. A composer of numerous works, among the most notable are those done in collaboration with her dear friend, Winnifred Brickley Mason as lyricist, namely: "As I Have Loved You" - an Easter pagaent performed numerous times in Spokane area, and "Lost On The Way To Bethlehem" - a Christmas musical also performed in Spokane. Music from both of these, in addition to individual works may be seen at this website.