Jessica Powell Eig


Washington, D.C.
viola da gamba, double bass
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2 Played at 2 groupmuses!

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Jessica Powell Eig is a freelance musician based in Washington, DC., specializing in double bass, violone and viola da gamba. Recently, she has appeared with Washington Bach Consort, New Orchestra of Washington, American Bach Soloists, and Hesperus Viols. In 2010, Jessica completed a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in double bass performance at SUNY-Stony Brook, as a student of Joseph Carver and Kurt Muroki, where her research focused on the music of Sofia Gubaidulina. She received her earlier training at CCM, Eastman, and Juilliard.

Traditional Repertoire

Viola da gamba:
Telemann, sonatas for solo viola ga gamba from Essercizi Musicii
Marais, Pieces de Viol
Tobias Hume, works for lyraviol
Selma y Salaverde, works for viola bastarda

Double Bass:
Bach, Suites for solo cello
Elliott Carter, Figment III
Berio, Psy
Rabbath, solos for double bass
Henze, Serenade
Lera Auerbach, Memory of a Tango
Zbinden, Hommage a JS Bach



Performed groupmuses (2)

Mark's 4th groupmuse

  • Sunday, March 11, 2018, at 7:30 PM
  • Glen, Baltimore
This groupmuse happened almost 5 years ago

Renaissance and Baroque Music for Two Violas Da Gamba

  • Friday, November 10, 2017, at 7:00 PM
  • Wood Acres, Bethesda

This groupmuse happened about 5 years ago