Jennifer studied music at Glasgow University and the University of Massachusetts.
Her theatre credits as conductor/pianist include Betty Blue Eyes, Les Misérables, Avenue Q, Follies, The Wiz, The Threepenny Opera, Cats, Sunset Boulevard, My Fair Lady, Whistle Down The Wind, The Phantom Of The Opera, Martin Guerre, Show Boat and Dames At Sea.
In television she was musical director for ITV’s PopIdol and BBC1’s Can’t Sing Singers. She then worked on Hit Me Baby One More Time and Soapstar Superstar for ITV and composed title and incidental music for two documentary series for the BBC entitled Tsunami Prayers and Vet Safari.
Her credits as a composer for theatre include Shehallion, a Celtic music and dance show, The Famished Land, an Irish folk musical drama, and Chasing Fate, a gritty urban musical co-written with disadvantaged teenagers. Her newest piece for theatre is an American jazz musical called Orville In The Underworld.
Most recently she was on-set pianist for the movie version of Les Misérables at Pinewood Studios, associate musical director for The Magistrate at the Royal National Theatre and she has just recorded her first solo album of piano music for Mozart Records.