Shara Nova – 19/20 Artist In Residence

Shara Nova (singer and songwriter for My Brightest Diamond) has become one of the most distinct voices of her generation.  The multi-instrumentalist and composer has written numerous works for film, choir, marching bands, orchestra, and chamber ensemble.  She has recorded as a guest vocalist with David Byrne, Laurie Anderson, The Decemberists, Sufjan Stevens, Jedi Mind Tricks,… Read more »

Carmen Woodruff – Vocals

Detroit metropolitan native Carmen Woodruff is thrilled to return to her hometown to share her journey and experiences with the talented students at DIME after performing and studying throughout the United States and around the globe. Carmen specializes in teaching and performing many styles of contemporary music with an emphasis on jazz. She earned her… Read more »