Since completing her primary studies under Markus Maskuniitty at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover and in the orchestra academy of the Bochumer Symphoniker, Jessica Hill has worked full-time under contract as Solohorn in symphony and opera orchestras throughout northern Germany and Scandinavia, including with Kungliga Hovkapellet Stockholm and most recently in Randers Kammerorkester. She is a regular guest of the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen for international tours, festivals and recordings, as well as other leading chamber orchestras of Germany on both modern and historical instruments.
A former Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar, her outreach and new music projects have been funded i.a. by the Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur, Stiftung Niedersachsen, Sparkassenstiftung and most recently, NeuStartKultur, Deutsche Musikrat, and Deutsche Orchester Stiftung.
She is a founding member of the ℅ chamber orchestra (Berlin) a conductor-less ensemble dedicated to the (re)discovery of new and familiar works in alternative concert formats whose debut album Divertissement was recently released on the BIS label.