Known for her “polish, focus, and excitement” (New York Times) and playing that is "fierce and lyrical" (The Strad), violist and composer Jessica Meyer is a versatile musician who has been featured as a soloist and collaborator throughout the world.

COMPOSER


Ms. Meyer’s compositions explore the wide palette of expressive colors available to each instrument while using traditional and extended techniques inspired by her varied experiences as a contemporary and period instrumentalist…
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VIOLIST

Speaking/performing at TEDx Bushwick

Jessica has premiered pieces for solo viola around the country, and is committed to expanding the repertoire for viola by commissioning new works while also composing her own.
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EDUCATOR

Ms. Meyer is also the founder of “Chops Beyond the Practice Room,” a series of workshops and coachings that empower musicians with networking, communication, entrepreneurial, and teaching artist skills so they can successfully connect to their audiences while being the best advocates for their own careers.
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SOUNDS OF BEING

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“Sounds of Being” is now available on CD Baby, Amazon & iTunes!

“Most notable of all, though, is Meyer’s bravura playing…..is by turns fierce and lyrical.”
The Strad

“an intriguingly vivid new solo electroacoustic album…Meyer often creates the effect of a one-woman orchestra…”
Lucid Culture

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