Dr. Jason Moody
is an active teacher, performer, and conductor based in the Pacific Northwest. He is instructor of violin at Gonzaga University, instructor of music and director of orchestra at Spokane Falls Community College, a member of the Spokane Symphony, and a substitute violinist with the Seattle Symphony, Seattle Opera, and Pacific Northwest Ballet. Jason has been featured as soloist with orchestras throughout the Northwest, performed as guest artist and concertmaster for the Northwest Bach Festival, and regularly performs in Cascade Duo with his wife, harpist Earecka Tregenza. He has appeared on public radio several times with performances on “A Prairie Home Companion” and “From the Top” and works as a session musician for movie, television, and video game soundtracks.
As a conductor and clinician, Jason has worked with numerous university, high school, and festival orchestras, and is the artistic director of the Festival at Sandpoint Summer Camp. Jason has held teaching appointments at the University of Idaho, University of Washington, Edmonds Community College, and Whitworth University. He received music degrees from University of Washington (D.M.A.), Rice University (M.M.), and Seattle Pacific University (B.A.).