Carol Roman is an accomplished teacher, pianist, songwriter, composer and arranger. A music graduate of California State University in Fullerton, she has degrees in piano performance, music composition and music education.
Carol is a well-known solo performer throughout Southern California. She has received rave reviews in the Orange County Register, and has been singled out for her unique piano arrangements which combine a strong classical technique with a remarkable gift for improvisation.
As an educator, her classes in keyboard, choir, musical theater and music appreciation are filled to capacity, and she teaches with enthusiasm and passion. In her teaching studio, Carol teaches both beginners from 6+ up and adults who always wanted to get back into playing piano but never had the time.
Carol has 4 CD recordings: Going Home, Songs of Comfort is an 11-song CD of Carol’s original music focusing on songs in memoriam to loved ones close to her heart. It is music filled with tenderness sung by 6 different vocalists, along with a tribute to the victims of the Holocaust and 9/11.
Show Me the Way is a live recording of original songs with an 8-piece band, featuring 6 singers and an 18-voice choir, all in a variety of musical styles.
Carol's Christmas is filled with popular Christmas Carol’s arranged by Carol, along with voice, flute, saxophone and clarinet.
Broadway & Romance is Carol’s solo piano recording of well-known Broadway medleys and romantic ballads.
“Carol is a very talented, accomplished musician. She is a true delight to listen to and plays with sensitivity and imagination. There is no doubt that she absolutely loves what she does.”
-- Geo. McCalip
Her recordings, Going Home, Show Me the Way, Carol’s Christmas and Broadway & Romance, are available for purchase.