Publisher: Self Published,
Duration: 00:03:02
Instrumentation: Cello and Piano
Year: 2016
Work Type:

composerbiography: JonasTarm

Jonas has focused in recent years primarily on work as a composer for the concert stage and film. Various ensembles have commissioned him to write original music, including the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, New York Virtuoso Singers, Chicago Beethoven Festival and the Estonian XXVII Song Festival. His work has also been performed worldwide by ensembles such as the Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn in Germany, Camerata Notturna Orchestra in New York, New World Symphony Players in Miami – among others. Jonas has worked as a composer and music producer for film production companies such as Studio 1H Media and Mida’s Cave. He is currently working on a film score for Mida Chu’s film There Was a Beginning which was recorded in November 2018 by the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra. The film and soundtrack is set to be released in 2019. Jonas has worked closely with the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra: they have premiered four of Jonas’ major works to date. As a conductor, Jonas has collaborated with and premiered works of his colleagues, including composers Christopher McCarthy, Luis Ruelas and Krish Jaiman. Jonas is also active as music teacher. He has been a guest lecturer at the National Estonian Academy of Music and he currently works as a private composition and conducting teacher in the Boston area.