Our Accompanist

Lynda Chryst is a 2015 graduate of Ithaca College where she received a B.M. degree in Piano Performance.  She is a 2011 recipient of the Youth in Music Excellence Award presented by the Pocono Arts Council, winning the Senior Instrumental Honor Award, Senior Instrumental Award, and Senior Ensemble Award.  While at Ithaca she served as an accompanist for many of the college performing groups and worked as a church pianist.  During the summers she worked with the Shawnee Playhouse and the Buck Hill Skytop Music Festival, and is currently employed by the Mt. Pocono Methodist Church.  We are very pleased to welcome her as our new accompanist!