Joanna is a composer, orchestrator, and music editor for motion pictures. Her work includes original film scores for Starz Encore, Colorado Film, independent feature-length and short films, and commercial music for companies including IKEA and Exxon Mobil. Joanna completed her graduate diploma in Film Scoring at Berklee College of Music in Boston where she was honored with the Georges Delerue Award in film composition.
In the past few years several of her concert compositions have been selected to be showcased and premiered, including Duo for Violin and Cello (2013), Piece for Winter (2013), Wading (2014), and Sonata for Flute, Clarinet, Violin and Cello (2014). She had the opportunity to conduct orchestral readings of her piece Across the Moors and her film cue Into the Air to live orchestra in March and April of 2014.
Joanna conducted the most recent premiere of her work as one of the composers of Sounds of Silents' presentation of Phantom of the Opera, which premiered at Coolidge Corner Theatre in Boston, October, 2014, and will continue to tour throughout 2015.