Elizabeth Jonasson is a composer, pianist and teacher living in Santa Cruz, California. She has produced two CDs, and composed many works for choir, piano, solo voice and chamber ensembles.  Her work has been performed by New Music Works, Purcell Flute Studios and the vocal ensemble, Il Dulce Suono. She has studied music at Cabrillo College with private composition instruction from Fred Squatrito. She just completed an eleven movement cantata called, Chronicles of Winter, which will be performed next spring. Elizabeth just got accepted into Santa Clara University and the Conservatory of Music at University of the Pacific.