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see  Cassandra French's Finishing School  on DIRECTV, or streaming on the Audience Network



Film: Mal de Ojo (HBO, original score), City of Lies (feature film, orchestrator / conductor), The Infiltrator (feature film, orchestrator / conductor), Cassandra French's Finishing School (ATT&T's Audience Network, original score), Off the Rails (feature film, orchestrator / conductor), Baked Goodes (webseries, original score), Crown for Christmas (Hallmark, original score). 

Commercial: original music for Zipcar, Air France, Exel Energy campaigns. 

Theatre: Shinnyo-En Lantern Lighting for Peace Ceremonies at Lincoln Center 2014, 2015 (arranger / conductor), Sylvia (Broadway, music associate), How I Paid for College (off Broadway reading, arranger), EVOLUTION (Aerial circus show, Shenzhen, associate composer).

Pop: Demos produced by Chris Cester of the band Jet (arranger). 

Concert: To Be Free; Winner, Dallas Winds Fanfare competition 2016-2017. Helen of Troy; for symphonic band (Commissioned by the Massachusetts Tri - County Symphonic Band under the direction of Philip Sanborn), Agnus Dei for mixed chorus (for Pop Up Choir Minneapolis). 




JoAnne Harris is from the heartland; now living in New York City. She has attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and Juilliard, in the evening division. She is adjunct faculty at CUNY Brooklyn College where she teaches Orchestration for Cinema and in the music department at the Stevens Institute of Technology where she teaches composition. JoAnne serves as a steering committee member of the SCL in New York, a member of Women in Music, and on the board of the Ravel Study Group in New York City. She is grateful that growing up, Jeff Harris was always playing a record. 




 Conducting the score for   City of Lies,   2017

Conducting the score for City of Lies, 2017



Photos - -  Karen Du, Evan Smith