The Studio

At his studio in Fairfield, CT, Charlie teaches guitar as well as the art of songwriting. He also helps his student and other professional musicians produce their own cd's with the use of the latest software. Charlie has recorded several local artists including Shelly Mac, Ready Teddy and Jim Kempner. Providing enthusiasm along with many years of experience, Charlie puts his heart into everything that comes out of his studio.


Lessons With Charlie

Charlie provides private guitar instruction at his studio in Weston, Connecticut. Not only does Charlie teach the basics and special guitar techniques, he will take a student through the entire songwriting process. Contact him for more information about available times and rates.


Charlie's recording credits include:

White Chocolate (RCA 1973),
The Dirty Angels Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (Private Stock Records 1976)
Dirty Angels (A&M 1979) and
Charlie Karp & the Namedroppers (1986)
VonHeimburg After Dark
Charlie also produces many commercials and music for documentaries, sports events, and features films. He is the proud recipient of the Emmy.

Commercial Clients Include:

ESPN International Sports
CBS Sports
HBO Sports
An Andy Warhol documentary for PBS
A&E Biography on Bill Graham (Fillmore, Grateful Dead, Rolling Stones).
Charlie's jingles for national television and radio commercials include:

"The Incredible, Edible Egg"
"TWIX" Candy Bars
US Tobacco

In addition, Charlie was the vocalist and co-wrote the music with Brian Keane for Quiet Storm featuring Marion Meadows on sax. The song is You Lift My Heart (Into Heaven).

Charlie and Steven Tyler in The Studio

 Weston, CT 06883-2507