MP3 Mary Beth Carlson - Faith...Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs
Faith . A Legacy . Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs is a collection of familiar inspirational favorites that will captivate, refresh and lift the spirits of each listener.
19 MP3 Songs
SPIRITUAL: Instrumental Gospel, EASY LISTENING: Background Music
Mary Beth Carlson, composer, performer and recording artist is a former Eden Prairie Teacher of the Year, Minnesota Teacher of the Year Finalist and an Ashland Oil Teacher of Excellence. Lead Pianist and Piano Manager at Nordstrom Mall of America, she was selected nationally from over 700 Nordstrom pianists to perform on Nordstrom’s Holiday Classics recording benefiting The Starlight Foundation International, an organization which grants wishes to critically ill children. Mary Beth also performs nationally as a pianist and speaker for a wide variety of special events. Much of her original music has been composed in honor of her daughter Jody, who was born with cerebral palsy and autism. She has written and performed music specifically for the International Special Olympics, Arc, Children''s Cancer Research Fund, and the Alzheimer''s Association. Fortunate to have opportunities to perform for a variety of distinguished audiences, she was particularly honored to have been invited by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association to present a concert of restoration to guests from forty countries at The Cove in Asheville, NC. Decision Today, Dr. Graham''s nationally syndicated radio program, interviewed her as their special guest. Most recently Mary Beth was interviewed on KTIS Radio in St. Paul, MN for a five day series about her journey of faith for the Her Place radio program. She has participated in disabilities outreach conferences with Joni Eareckson Tada, internationally renowned author, artist and speaker and also performed in concert with Joni at Bethel College in St. Paul, MN.
The story behind her music has been featured in numerous newspaper and magazine articles including the Minneapolis Star Tribune and the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Mary Beth has also recently become a published writer and is enjoying pursuing new opportunities in this field.
Mary Beth’s piano orchestral arrangements have been featured on several recordings with internationally recognized artists including Sandi Patty, Darlene Zschech, Sheila Walsh, Kelly Willard, Jim Brickman, The Blenders, Steve Hall, J.D. Steele, Don Moen (Christmas Worship) and others. Several of her piano orchestral arrangements have been included in projects by well known authors including internationally acclaimed Dr. John Gray (Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus) on his audio series, Personal Success, and also on Janie Jasin’s audio version of her best seller, The Littlest Christmas Tree.
Mary Beth has produced and recorded sixteen albums of piano orchestral music. Songs from her CDs are played on radio stations worldwide. Her most recent release is Timeless...Romantic Solo Piano.