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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

My Name Is: Jessie Montgomery

Jessie Montgomery, violinist and composer Jiyang Chen
2min : My Name Is: Jessie Montgomery

Jessie Montgomery is an accomplished chamber musician, composer and music educator. A classically trained violinist, she only recently in her career began focusing on writing music. Montgomery completed a graduate degree in Composition for Film and Multimedia at New York University in 2012. She co-founded the string ensemble PUBLIQuartet in 2010 and has been active with The Sphinx Organization for the past 19 years. Today, Montgomery is a member of the highly acclaimed Catalyst Quartet and her compositions are performed by orchestras and chamber groups throughout the country.

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