About Karen Edwards

Who is KAREN  - (A Short introduction) 

  • Born in Greenville, South Carolina & grew up with the inspiration of gospel & soul music along with the sounds of her father’s  spirited preaching 
  • This talented pianist is a graduate of North Texas University (Denton, TX). 
  • She is an unusual pianist and vocalist who’s been nominated for Grammy Awards Multiple times in Jazz Performance. 
  • Performed & collaborated with : 

Stevie Wonder 
Peabo Bryson 
Tony Bennett 
Pharaoh Sanders


  • After a successful masterclasses in Germany she accepted a proposal to teach jazz singing and improvisation at Munich's Richard Strauss Music Conservatory. 
  • Karen had performed in New York and Los Angeles in clubs and music theaters before moving to Germany. 
  • She regularly performs  all over Europe & abroad including: Italy, France, Poland, Greece, Russia, Kuwait, Jordan, Oman,   many others 
  • She stars mostly in Europe these days where she writes for and conducts orchestras in addition to her own concerts and has even acted in a few movies as well. 
  • Karen Edwards is one of the most interesting American vocalist of her generation.  Her concerts are not only fantastic musical adventures, but they’re also life-changing events.