Jessica Corwin is a Pioneer Valley-based music educator and performer. A fifteen-year veteran of teaching in Massachusetts public schools, she joined CMSS as Adaptive Music Program (AMP) Manager, Teaching Artist, and Little Notes Director in 2021. As a multi-instrumentalist, Jessica’s varied resume includes work as Strings Director, Assistant Conductor of the Brookline Chorus, Kodaly educator, and infant and toddler music teacher. In 2016 she was a recipient of the Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Award from the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.
Jessica is the violist and a founding member of the Quark Quartet, a string quartet committed to performing works by historically marginalized composers. The Quark Quartet has served as Musicians in Residence at the Forbes Library in Northampton since 2020. Jessica holds degrees from Oberlin Conservatory of Music and The Boston Conservatory. She also serves on the Sunderland School Committee and the Parent and Community Education and Involvement Advisory Council for the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.Explore all faculty and instruments