Jessica Comeau, Mountain Dulcimer
Jessica Comeau is a native of Pensacola, Florida, and has been playing the mountain dulcimer since 2003. As a lover of music and literature, she is passionate about the ability of music to reflect timeless stories and illuminate the beauty of life. Jessica is a singer-songwriter as well as an interpreter of folk, Celtic, British, medieval European, and world music. She also loves to share music as a teacher. Within the workshop setting, Jessica gives her students group instruction, individual guidance, and space for personal experimentation with the goal of helping people to make the music their own. In addition to her dulcimer teaching and performing experience, Jessica holds a B.A. degree in English and an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction. Her most recent musical release is a multi-instrumental, fantasy-themed album called Faerir Memories: Fantasy Music with an Acoustic Heart. As a performer, Jessica's singing and playing is meant to guiode the listener along a moving musical journey that stirs the soul and elevates the spirit.