Abigail Shelton's Resume
Violin Performance and Film Scoring
Location: Atlanta, GA, USA
University: Berklee College of Music
Major: Violin Performance and Film Scoring

Abigail Shelton's Resume

Abigail Shelton
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EDUCATION
Berklee College of Music Boston, MA
Bachelor of Music in Film Scoring and Violin Performance (September 2015—May 2019)
GPA: 3.6
Berklee North American Scholarship Tour (September 2015—May 2019)
Awarded Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra Scholarship (February 2017)
Awarded Berklee Scholars Assignment Award (May 2019)

Dekalb School of the Arts; majored in violin performance GPA: 3.7 (Graduated May 2015)

EXPERIENCE
Composer Boston, MA
Short Film, The Christmas Party, (September 2018)
• Composed, orchestrated, and arranged the music
• Score prepped the music
• Conducted 8 plus musicians
• Collaborated with the Recording engineer

48-Hour Northeastern Game Jam (April 2016)
• Wrote Video game music for video game
• Collaborated with video game programmers on their game vision

Recording Session Organizer and Conductor (September 2016 – December 2018)
• Recorded multiple original compositions in the Berklee Studios with live ensembles
• Coordinated rehearsal schedule for recording
• Conducted the musicians
• Collaborated with the Recording engineers

Performer (At Berklee College of Music) Boston, MA
• Roots Roadshow (November 2016 and November 2017)
• Recorded for a large number of film score student’s recording sessions
• Advanced Conducting orchestra scholarship ensemble (Spring 2018)
• Played viola at the Boston Symphony Hall with the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra (May 2017)
• Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra scholarship ensemble (September 2015—May 2016)
• “Out of the Ashes” Music Video (November 2016)
Composed music for violin and piano and played the violin part for the recording and video

Other Work
Violinist at the Berklee Scoring Sessions Program
(April—May 2015 and November—December 2017)
ESL Tutor (September—May 2016 and September—December 2017)
Camp assistant teacher for Global Strings Intensive at Berklee College of Music (June 2016)
• Helped teach students various styles including bluegrass and Celtic music
• Performed with the Republic of Strings group at the Berklee Performance Center
Violin Private Instructor
(June—August 2017 and November 2018—May 2019)
• Taught students violin technique and multiple styles

SKILLS
• Finale, Logic Pro X, Cubase, Digital Performer, Pro Tools, Kontakt

Violin, Music Composition, Film Scoring