Welcome music lovers, colleagues and friends!
"She is an appealing and inventive composer with interesting things ahead of her...Strum, a hugely enjoyable new work...turbulent, wildly colorful and exploding with life."
- Washington Post
"Jessie is a prodigiously talented human being whose violin playing is gorgeous...and whose compositional talent I've watched explode in the course of one year."
-Ira Newborn, composer
I have recently been appointed the Inugural Composer-in-Residence for the Sphinx Virtuosi! I'm so looking forward to this incredible opportunity, and the chance to write for this dynamic group of musicians. Click here for the formal announcement.
Work has begun on a new quartet for the Cassatt Quartet commissioned by Symphony Space with support from the Isaiah Fund for New Initiatives for a premiere on November 22, 2013 at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre.
I am the recent recipient of the 2013 Recording Grant from the Sorel Charitable Foundation which will help launch the development of my first album. Stay tuned for updates in the coming season!