ARTIST RESUME – NOTES

Artist Resume is available for download HERE

MUSIC COMPOSITION DISCOGRAPHY and PUBLICATIONS

2017 Recording of Bordello Nights with the UNLV Wind Orchestra and Klavier Records on album The Return

2016 Debut album STAY released August 2016.

2015 Eastman School of Music CD featuring New Jazz Ensemble performance of composition Overdrive (2015) for big band

2015 CBDNA report by conductor Tamey Anglley about composition Electric Vortex (2013) for wind ensemble featuring jazz band. CBDNA Report May 7, 2015

2015 SWOJO Publication of Noir (2014) for big band

2013 Proquest Publication of PhD dissertation “Linguistic, Narrative, and Theatrical Elements in Selected Vocal Works by György Ligeti: Implications of Analysis for Performance”

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HIGHLIGHTED MEDIA CONTRIBUTIONS

Fanfare Magazine Articles about Bordello Nights
http://fanfarearchive.com/ntbm/articles/leslie-int-dent.html

http://fanfarearchive.com/ntbm/articles/leslie-fogel.html

KNPR Interview about 898 Hildegard
https://knpr.org/knpr-classical/2017-03/jennifer-bellors-898-hildegard-premieres-las-vegas-philharmonic

NewMusicBox Album Staff Picks
http://www.newmusicbox.org/articles/newmusicbox-mix-2016-staff-picks/

Jazz Corner
http://www.jazzcorner.com/news/display.php?news=7754

No Depression
http://nodepression.com/album-review/poetic-imagery-and-stylistic-diversity-make-new-jennifer-bellor-album-enchanting

Las Vegas Weekly
Click here to see article about Neon Museum Residency April 23-24, 2016

FOX5
Click here to see clip from FOX5 about Neon Museum Residency April 23-24, 2016

VegasNews.com
Click here to see anouncemnt about Neon Museum Residency

Huffington Post Review of Duffy’s Cut
Writing was praised as “using contrasting rhythms and clever harmonies to an intriguing effect.”
Click here to read review

Washington Post Review of opera “Duffy’s Cut”
Writing was praised as showing a “flair for full-bodied, operatic sound”
Click here to read review

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UNIVERSITY TEACHING AND EVENT PLANNING

2014 – present: Visiting Lecturer in composition and music theory at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas

2013-2014: Visiting Assistant Professor in composition and music theory at Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

2012-2013 Lecturer in composition and music theory at Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

2010-2012 Instructor in composition and music theory at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY

2009-2010 Musicianship Instructor at University of Rochester

2008-2009 Teaching Assistant in the Eastman Computer Music Center

2007-2008 Composition teacher for non-majors at Eastman School of Music

2005-2007 Teaching Assistant in music theory and aural skills at Syracuse University
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NEW MUSIC PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT AND MUSICIAN RECRUITMENT EXPERIENCE

2016 Benefit concert “Inspire the World” at Ham Hall, co-producing with NJEA and will feature a 15-minute set of my ensemble performing new compositions May 22, 2016 in Ham Hall, UNLV

2015-2016 UNLV Nextet Concert assistant to director Virko Baley on recruitment, program production, and management

2013 Rochester Fringe Festival co-producer of showcase Bending and Breaking, featuring a collaboration of live contemporary jazz music with dance

2012 Rochester Fringe Festival producer of showcase On Tap: Original Music with Dance featuring a collaboration of live contemporary music with dance

2011-2013 Concert Office Programs Coordinator at the Eastman School of Music, overseeing and creating programs for various concerts

2011 & 2012 Concert Coordinator of Composers’ Sinfonietta at the Eastman School of Music

2008-2010 Ossia Treasurer and Artist Relations Manager at the Eastman School of Music

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MUSIC DIRECTOR AND MUSIC ADJUDICATOR POSITIONS

2016 Adjudicator for Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Composition Competition, Arizona

2015 Adjudicator for Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Composition Competition, National Division

2014 Adjudicator for the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Composition Competition, Southwest Division

2008-2014 Accompanist and Cantor at St. Mary’s Mass of the Assumption in Minoa, NY

2006-2014 Music Director at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Bridgeport, NY

2004-2005 Music Director of After Eight student-run a cappella group at Cornell University

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HIGHLIGHTED HISTORY OF MOST RECENT VOCAL PERFORMANCE

2016 Performance of Songs in the Dark with Christina Wright-Ivanova, piano; Jason Corpuz, synth; Summer Kodama, electric bass at UNLV Nextet concert November 2nd, Las Vegas

2016 Performance of Songs in the Dark with the Mivos Quartet, Tim Jones (vibraphone) and Summer Kodama (electric bass) at the UNLV N.E.O.N. Festival concert September 17, 2016

2016 Album Release Show performance of compositions from STAY along with arrangement of Pure Imagination and premiere of Songs in the Dark August 2st at the Bop Shop, Rochester, NY

2016 Performance of Familiar Stranger remix, and Burning Light remix at the May 22nd benefit concert at Ham Hall, UNLV

2015 Performance of Familiar Stranger, Burning Light, Chase the Stars, and Fallen Veneer on UNLV Nextet Concert November 30, 2015.

2015 Performance of Nightingale with Christina Wright-Ivanova, piano on UNLV October 27 Nextet Concert

2008-2014 Schola Cantorum early music ensemble soprano at Christ Church in Rochester, NY under the direction of Stephen Kennedy

2012 Reich’s Tehillim with Musica Nova and Ensemble Signal at the Eastman School of Music

2011 Premiere of composition Ophelia’s Flowers (2011) at Just Poets Society recital at St. John Fischer College, Rochester, NY

2010 Reich’s Music for 18 Musicians and Proverb with Musica Nova and Ensemble Signal at the Eastman School of Music