Best known for working with The Smashing Pumpkins, Ysanne Spevack is a classically trained composer and conductor who has collaborated with Tilda Swinton, Laurie Anderson, Vanessa Beecroft, Peter Sellars, and Tiesto. During her 20+ year composing career, Ysanne has composed solo scores and original music for film and television, and has partnered with global brands. She's known as THE CONSCIOUS COMPOSER.

Simultaneously, Ysanne has a 20+ year career as an author and private chef. Her cookbooks have been published by HarperCollins and Rizzoli, and clients include Whole Foods Market and William Shatner. She's known as THE CONSCIOUS COOK.

Building on her success in these two areas, Ysanne created THE CONSCIOUS CHORUS, a choir to sing her compositions while serving her food, creating crossmodal immersive experiences, with her food and music as the foundation of these explorations.

These three businesses are known collectively as THE CONSCIOUS CONSTELLATION.


The Conscious Composer website

The Conscious Cook website

Ysanne's work in music and food has been praised in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and beyond.

 Photo: Riley Johndonnel

Photo: Riley Johndonnel