Jane Saunders is a New York based composer, arranger, musician and educator. She
has toured extensively throughout the United States and Europe as the creator of
the Avant-Garde Metal project The Greatest Fear, whose debut release, “The
Coronation of The Locust Queen,” sold over 10,000 albums as an independent artist
(receiving The Independent Music Awards Hard Rock/ Heavy Metal Album of the
year for 2005). Jane has played flute with the Nevada Symphony Orchestra, Mahler
Festival Symphony Orchestra, Henderson Civic Symphony, and Flagstaff Festival
Symphony Orchestra. Recently, Jane has scored music for movies Rose’s Children
(starring Rutanya Alda The Deer Hunter, Amityville Horror II, Mommy Dearest),
Forgetting Sandy Glass (starring Gaia Matisse), Coffee and Sisters, The Nothing,
The Letter J and provided sound design and original compositions for the CUNY
production of Eurydice produced by Jedadiah Schultz(The Laramie Project) Jane is
finishing her second year of graduate studies in studio composition at the SUNY
Purchase Conservatory of Music.
My Jazz Story
I love jazz because it is complete freedom.