Karen Follett

Lecturer in Music, Music Coordinator of Dance, Dance Accompanist


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Faculty Member since 1992


B.M., M.M., Shenandoah University

Professional Highlights

  • Member of The International Association of Women in Music, Sigma Alpha Iota, and the International Guild of Musicians in Dance.
  • Composed for three films produced through the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.
  • A Dusty Day has been performed in Prague, Czech Republic and was selected for performance at Ohio Universitys 1998 conference, Women in Music: A Celebration of the Last One Hundred Years.
  • Two of her scores, Footprints and Solace, received their premieres at the Kennedy Center.
  • Accompanied classes for many world-renowned dance instructors, and guest accompanist at regional gatherings of the American College Dance Festival Association since 1989.
  • Appeared in concert with the Shenandoah Dance Ensemble, performing works by Poulenc, Stravinsky and Paul Bowles, as well as her own compositions.