Charlotte Forrest has a BMus (hons) from University of Edinburgh, Masters with Distinction in Piano Accompaniment from Guildhall School of Music, Masters in Repetiteur Studies from Guildhall School of Music, trainee repetiteur at National Opera Studio.

She is on the freelance music staff at Opera North and ENO. Recitalist at Wigmore Hall, St Martin-in-the-fields, St James’ Piccadilly, Bath Pump Rooms, St John’s Smith Square and the Gower Festival. Regular pianist for Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Monteverdi Choir.