Karen Westbrooks – Piano Instructor

All styles beginner to advanced: Specializing in Classical and Gospel including Theory, Improvisation and Songwriting.

Karen brings 34 years of training and experience to her students along with a passion to ignite the creativity that resides within them. Karen has served as pianist for Bay Area and Sacramento churches, working with both adult and children’s choirs and is an active member of The Gospel Music Workshop of America where she has had compositions accepted in both the adult and children’s divisions. She is currently working on her first solo project and will be pursuing a Bachelor of Music degree in 2006.

The ability to read music provides the firm foundation for further development of musical skills. Karen tailors each student’s curriculum to fit their individual needs, abilities and personalities. “I want their musical journey to be challenging and fun.”