Kathie Brekke

                

Kathie is the youngest of the Johnson siblings and director of Jaspers Theater. Her Mom, Dee Johnson, taught her how to play piano by ear at a young age and she grew up playing for churches and in a band with various family members.

She earned a Master’s Degree in Music, produced 5 CD’s, taught vocal jazz and piano at both MSUM and Concordia College for over ten years as well as lead worship at Triumph Lutheran Church for 16 years. She performs around the region with the 42nd Street Jazz Band and The Apostles Blues Band. She hosts "Jazz Night at Basie's" Thursdays at the Ramada Plaza ---the longest running Jazz Night in Fargo! In addition she directs 5 choirs at Moorhead High School.

She is married to Jasper’s trumpeter, Shawn Brekke and is the Mother to Jaspers fiddler/guitarist, Dan

Visit www.kathiebrekke.com to see her performance schedule.