31368 Via Colinas #102
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Britlin Lee Furst (stage name: Cassiel) is a composer for television, singer-songwriter, session singer, choir director, and soon to be author. Several of Britlin’s students have gone on to successfully attain number one hits on Youtube, leading to thousands of new fans. She’s also helped her students work towards admittance for their desired colleges.
Britlin’s voice inspired Grammy Award Winning Eric Whitacre on YouTube in 2011 to create the first ever virtual choir. She graduated college at the top of her class with Honors in Music back in New York soon after composing her first opera in her 20’s. She then worked for Thomas Bahler in NYC, songwriter to Michael Jackson and vocal arranger to Quincy Jones. She worked under the direction of Broadway star, Victor Wisehart, to create a dance play starring Broadway performers. After moving to CA in late 2015, she married her best friend, Nathan Furst, a Hollywood film composer.
Her proficiency in the following subjects has helped students all over the world (US, Canada, England) learn the following: 1. Songwriting. 2. Finding Your Voice and Singing In A Healthy Way. 3. Collaborating. 4. Improvisation. 5. Sight singing And Ear Training. 6. Harmonizing. 7. Writing Your Own Musical. 8. Self Confidence and Preparation For Auditions 9. Singing In A Recording Studio Setting. 10. How To Record A Demo 11. How to Use Finale and Cubase.
Britlin’s composer credits include:
Stolen In Plain Sight (2020) Britlin scored the entire film. It was directed by, produced by, written by, and starred by women.
Bad Stepmother (2018) Britlin wrote the main themes for this film.
Saltwater (2016) Britlin had her first additional music credit.
Instruments: Voice, Piano, Songwriting, Composition.