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Jessica Pavone composer / string instrumentalist SELECT COMPOSITIONS When No One Around You Is There for SATB choir *commissioned by Experiments in Opera

YEAR 2013

SELECT PERFORMANCES Abrons Arts Center, 11-13 (premiere) New York, NY

Hope Dawson is Missing song cycle for violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar drums, and alto voice *commissioned by The Jerome Foundation via Roulette Intermedium www.roulette.org

2011-2012

Roulette, 9-11 (premiere) Brooklyn, NY

Songs of Synastry and Solitude song cycle for violin, viola, cello, and double bass *commissioned by The Kitchen www.thekitchen.org

2007 - 09

The Kitchen, 4-09 (premiere) New York, NY

Quotidian for violin, viola, cello, bassoon, and piano *commissioned by Till by Turning www.tillbyturning.com

SELECT DISCOGRAPHY Jessica Pavone “Hope Dawson is Missing”

2005 - 07

2012

Klangbad Festival, 8-09 (European premiere) Sheer, Germany Issue Project Room, 5-07 (premiere) Brooklyn, NY RECORD LABEL Tzadik - New York, NY www.tzadik.com

Mary Halvorson and Jessica Pavone “Departure of Reason”

2011

Jessica Pavone “Songs of Synastry and Solitude”

2009

Anthony Braxton Twelve+1tet “9 Compositions (Iridum) 2006”

2007

Firehouse 12 Recordings New Haven, CT www.firehouse12.com

GRANTS AND COMMISSIONS Commission from the Jerome Foundation

2011

Commission from the Tzadik Record Label

2009

Commission from The Kitchen

2008

MATA Interval Commission

2007

American Music Center Composer Assistance

2007

$4000 cash award to premier a new work at Roulette $5000 cash award to produce CD for Tzadik $3000 cash award to premier a new work at The Kitchen $700 cash award to premier new works at Issue Project Room $360 cash award for copy work for “Quotidian”

EDUCATION Brooklyn College - Brooklyn, NY MM Music Composition

2005-07

The Hartt School of Music - Hartford, CT BM Music Education

1994-98

Thirsty Ear Records Norwalk, CT www.thirstyear.com Tzadik - New York, NY www.tzadik.com

AWARD Cerf Scholarship

U. of Hartford Alumni Grant


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