I am so honored to have been selected as an International Alliance for Women in Music Search for New Music contest winner! My original composition “Survivor’s Suite” was chosen for the 2019 Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble Prize. Watch the premier of “Survivor’s Suite” from April 11, 2019 Now here’s the part people don’t usually talk […]
I was honored to be included in this story about the gender bias in jazz and how the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice is working to empower women and put female narratives back into the history of jazz. Thank you to WBUR and Amelia Mason for sharing this important story! Hear and read […]
I am honored to be included in the cover story for the February issue of DownBeat, which covers a critical conversation about gender inequality in jazz. Read it here.
As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. This school year has been nothing short of remarkable. Some highlights include leading a recital, starting my job as a Core Music Tutor, and continuing to do great work with Women in Jazz Collective. I am really thankful for the people I collaborated with, the […]
I had an incredible time at my recital last week! The program consisted on two original compositions and four arrangements (my own versions of songs written by someone else). You can listen to the recital on my SoundCloud playlist and check out some photos.
I am proud of the work I do as Co-President of Women in Jazz Collective. Last week, we hosted a panel discussion called Gender Equality in Jazz and the Music Industry. Thank you to the Daily Free Press for publishing an article about the event. I think that dialogue is a great first step toward a more […]
It was an honor to organize the first Tribute to Women in Jazz Concert on behalf of Women in Jazz Collective! It was a wonderful celebration of the ingenuity of women performers and composers at Berklee. The full concert can be viewed here. (My band starts around 46:35.) Photos by Gaia Wilmer
I am excited to share my latest recording “Ishkabibble.” I always enjoy writing tunes for the people close to me, and this one is for my papa. I am so thankful for my wonderful musician and engineer friends for bringing my music to life. Hope you enjoy!
Wow, it’s so hard to believe that it is already my third year at Berklee! Where has the time gone?! Lots of great things have been going on recently. I am now a member of ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers)! I am also continuing my work as President of Women in Jazz […]
I’m excited to share my latest recording, my arrangement of the jazz standard “But Beautiful!” I wanted to give this lush tune a “modern” twist and play it in an unexpected way. Enjoy!