Jessica Catron loves Missincinatti
JESSICA CATRON is a cellist, vocalist, composer and educator from the Black Hills of South Dakota, currently living in Los Angeles. She received her BM in Cello Performance from the University of New Mexico and her MFA from the California Institute of the Arts. Her musical adventures include touring, performing, and/or recording with such notable artists as Carla Bozulich, Harold Budd, Nels Cline, Devotchka, The Dreaming Ferns, The Eels, Evangelista, Rebekah Jordan, Lavender Diamond, Eleni Mandell, Dave Matthews, Sheila Nicholls, The Night Porter, Pauline Oliveros, Linda Ronstadt, Spiritualized, James Tenney, Corin Tucker, Scott Weiland, Emily Wells, and Wilco, as well as with multi-media artists Mike Kelley, Susan Silton, and Cloud Eye Control. Performance highlights include the Walt Disney Concert Hall, Getty Center, Coachella Music Festival, University of Auckland, Lincoln Center Out-of-Doors (NYC), and La Festival Internacional de Musica Contemporanea (Bogotá, Colombia). In addition to performance, Jessica works as a teaching artist of both voice and cello for the wonderful Harmony Project/Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA), serving hundreds of at-risk youth in Los Angeles.
OTHERBANDS&GROUPS&ENSEMBLES&PEOPLE i have played with: MISSINCINATTI - Jeremy Drake, Corey Fogel (open door policy: Laura Steenberge, Ezra Buchla)//// dearest MicroscorePartner - Johnny Chang //// Dreaming Ferns - Rebekah Jordan, John Ballinger, Butch Norton //// theNightPorter - Carla Bozulich, Shazhad Ismaily, Ches Smith //// VOCO - Moira Smiley, Jess Basta, Christine Tavares //// and other lovely ones I have had the fortune of performing with.Adam Rudolph, Vinny Golia, Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick, Alex Cline, Dan Clucas, Jeff Gautier, Noah Phillips, Motoko Honda, Joe Berardi, Steve Gregoropolous, Devon Williams, Julie Carpenter, Heather Lockie, Laura Steenberge, Paloma Udovic, Daniel Brummel, Tara Tavi, David Rothbaum, David Kendall, Sean Clute, Sara Schoenbeck, Harris Eisenstadt, Bill Wolter, Shawn Onsgard, Kris Tiner, Ezra Buchla, Anni Rossi, Kraig Grady, Weba Garretson, Mike Ray, Andre Cormier, Devin Sarno, Cat Lamb, Emily Lacy, Eric km Clark, Adam Overton, Inga Swearingen, Anna Oxygen, Alissa Moreno, Mike Schmid, Scott Benzel, Rod Poole ////