Part of Me is Water
The show presents 7 carefully curated works for clarinet by living composers and premieres 8 poems written by Jessica. All the poems were inspired by the musical works and designed to enhance each individual composer’s intention as well as tell a cohesive story of trauma and resilience. Media coming soon.
Ritual/Black Swirls by Eric Mandat (featuring Derek Emch)
The Space Around Us: A Musical Meditation on Climate Change
For program notes, texts, and more: https://thespacearoundus.carlyjgordon.com/ (featuring Carly Gordon)
Black Dog by Scott McAllister (inspired by the Led Zeppelin Black Dog)
Fear a Bhata by Chelsea Komschlies. Adapted for dancing clarinet and dancer by Jessica Pollack. Choreography by Jessica Pollack and Marshall Ellis. Performed at ME Theater.
Brahms Clarinet Sonata adapted for clarinet and harp (movement 1)
Across Glass Oceans by Daniel Harrison written for Jessica Pollack
Excerpt from Book of Spells by Chelsea Komschlies
A fantastical duet for clarinet and flute (complete with Spells)
Breathing/Being Premiere by Daniel Harrison
Excerpt of Imagination for 2 speakers by Francois Sarhan
A fun play with Imagination
Stubborn As Hell for Two Clarinets by Stacy Garrop
Peter and the Wolf with Made In Rockledge Theater. Art Concept by Mike Bennett and Jessica Pollack