Nicole Brubaker Brady, a native of Salt Lake City, Utah, is a musician who enjoys presenting traditional and contemporary repertoire to audiences around the world. She holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from The Juilliard School and currently serves as professor and director for the harp program at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. She also maintains a small private Suzuki harp studio. Her students have been prizewinners in national and international competitions. A versatile performer, Nicole has appeared as a guest artist in embassies, consulates, and for government events in places such as Russia, France, The United States, and the United Nations. She has been a prizewinner in the American Harp Society National Competition multiple times and has also been the recipient of several scholarships, including the Fulbright Scholarship to study in Paris, France, and the C.V. Starr Fellowship. In addition to her doctorate, Nicole’s degrees in music include a bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona, a master’s degree from the University of Michigan, and an artist diploma from The Russian Academy of Music. Her primary teachers have included ShruDeLi Ownbey, Carrol McLaughlin, Lynne Aspnes, Milda Agazarian, Isabelle Perrin, and Nancy Allen. Nicole recently added “Suzuki Parent” to her resume. She is honored to be the mother of four young boys, including an 8-year-old Suzuki violinist, 6-year-old Suzuki cellist, and a 4-year-old and 1-yr-old who are eagerly waiting for their turn!