Her musical highlights for 2018 include having a choral piece workshopped with Karen Grylls and the Auckland Chamber Choir and travelling to Wellington to have her orchestral piece the wilds recorded and performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. 2018 also brought the first public workshop of her collaborative musical theatre project Take Back The Universe, currently in development with playwright Marlon Richards, run by Red Scare Theatre Company in Wellington.
Jessie is a long-time barbershop singer, makes learning tracks and vocal arrangements for barbershop and a cappella groups, and volunteers as a national coordinator for Young Singers in Harmony NZ. She travels to judge youth competitions, runs workshops with her quartet and competes in national and international competitions.
After graduating from the University of Auckland in 2018 with First Class Honours in Music Composition, Jessie is continuing to develop her portfolio of creative work both in the music industry and beyond.
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