Originally from Boston, Massachusetts and based in San Francisco, Karen played with Marilyn Mazur (Miles Davis) and Suzanne Fasteau (Bill Evans) in Copenhagen as a teenager. She co-founded the acid-jazz band “Red Clay” with David Brown (Brazzaville, Beck) in Los Angeles in the early 1990’s. Karen has studied with teachers including Dean Brown (Marcus Miller), Cedric West (BBC Radio Orchestra) Jean Marc Belkadi, & Ron Eschete
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Extremely musical songs with great sense of melody and unpredictable harmony. The band is very tight. Jean Marc Belkadi
Expressive and engaging Kasey Knudsen
Fresh and intriguing. Karen's artistic innovation is a gift of heart and imagination. I'm excited to see her talents getting wider audience. Enjoy! Camille Shira Angel
San Francisco, CA
Willing to teach
Advanced students only.
NY State Teaching Credential
CA State Teaching Credential
available hours and rates negotiable