Carmen Braden is currently unemployed and listening. She holds a Bachelor of Music in Composition from Acadia University where she studied under Dr. Derek Charke and an International Baccalaureate degree from Lester B. Pearson United World College of the Pacific. Carmen is from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

Carmen Braden
Photo by Bill Braden (billbradenphotography.com)

Carmen has studied piano under Ardith Dean (Yellowknife) and Jennifer King (Wolfville). She has performed jazz piano with the Black Ice Trio and the Acadia Big Band (Wolfville), and A Fine Madness, Berkley Square, and Wamcadiac (Yellowknife). She has performed, composed for and conducted the Aurora Chorealis in Yellowknife and was a composer and crew for the NWT Performers Collective for the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.

Carmen uses the following equipment:
Zoom H4 field recorder
Rhode NTG shotgun microphone
Jez riley French Hydrophone