An aspiring young conductor and composer, JESSE BRAULT graduated in the Spring of 2013 with a degree in Music Theory/Composition from St....
An aspiring young conductor and composer, JESSE BRAULT graduated in the Spring of 2013 with a degree in Music Theory/Composition from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. As a conductor, he has led performances with the St. Olaf Orchestra and the St. Olaf Band. He has attended workshops in Europe and the United States, studying with maestros Lutz Köhler, Larry Rachleff, and Donald Schleicher. As a composer, his works have been performed throughout the United States, including a performance of his concert-band work entitled Our Founding Spirit at the prestigious Aspen Music Festival in July 2009. In 2011, he earned an honorable mention in the Minnesota Music Educators Association collegiate composition contest for his Meditation on the Self for solo piano. His teachers have included Timothy Mahr, Justin Merritt, and David Maslanka.