CASSANDRA NICKOLS

DEPARTMENT:

Interdisciplinary

POSITION:

Musical Theatre Musical Director

Dr. Cassandra Nickols, a Los Angeles native, began her piano studies at the age of three, and since the start of her career, has become a sought-after accompanist, musical director, performer, teacher, and coach. She received her Bachelor of Music, Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees all in Piano Performance from the Thornton School of Music at USC where she won such accolades as Most Outstanding Graduate as well as Studio Teaching Assistant for the Keyboard Arts Department faculty. An ovation-nominated music director, her performances and musical experiences have taken her to New York and London and range from solo classical piano recitals to rock concerts; from musical theatre productions to Greek Folk Dance and Music Festivals; from intimate chamber music performances to movie recording sessions.

LOS ANGELES COUNTY

HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

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