ysanne is a composer, conductor and Music strategist from london, based in the USA.
A fixture in the L.A. entertainment community since 2004, Ysanne is perhaps best known for arranging strings, touring and recording with the Smashing Pumpkins. She's moved to NYC now, and is composing music to picture, and creating innovative brand partnerships as a platform for music. She's working on a new solo project, Yntegrity, which launched in New York in September 2016. It has received exceptional press attention, with features in major news outlets internationally from The Huffington Post to Singapore Today.
As a solo artist, Ysanne has released four albums, plus 2013's The Mermaid Song, which sold 24,000 copies via her partnerships with Lush Cosmetics and Sea Shepherd. She has been featured in The Los Angeles Times, Mojo, Wallpaper, The Strad, i-D, and beyond.
She has collaborated with Elton John, Tiesto, Christina Perri, and Tilda Swinton, as well as creating arrangements for Michael Stipe (REM), Brett Anderson (Suede) and many more.
Ysanne works on multimedia projects and collaborates with other composers, including her string arrangements for an opera commissioned by the English National Opera, to Doug Aitken's sleepwalkers film for MoMA, which was their most viewed artwork ever.
She has worked on projects with clients that include: American Express, LUSH, Nordstrom, Siemens, Levi's, Intercontinental Hotels, Ted Baker, British Aerospace, Jaguar, and global media clients, including Sony, EMI, Virgin, CAA, BBC, Discovery, M&C Saatchi and BBH.
She has composed music for non-profits including Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Childfund, Oxfam, Sweet Relief, Jail Guitar Doors, and David Lynch Foundation.