kate Foust

piano / voice
Ian Brick

Kate fell in love with music at an early, growing up in a musical family. She began writing songs and taking voice and piano lessons, and self-released her first album at age 16. She was eventually accepted into University of the Arts, were she received a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance with honors. It was during her college years that she began to develop skills as a piano and voice instructor, taking on private students and receiving the Excellence in Tutoring award from UArts for her work in Academic Support. Kate has toured all over the country and played at many venues such as the TLA, World Cafe Live, and Chris' Jazz Cafe. She started her own band in 2008, called Lady. They released their first EP with Ropeadope Records last fall and are currently in the studio with legendary producer Phil Nicolo, working on their first full length album. Kate and her band “Lady” were recently featured in Philadelphia Citypaper’s annual music issue.