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Janine Jansen

Janine Jansen
  • 1978 (Netherlands)
  • Studied with Coosje Wijzenbeek, Philipp Hirshhorn and Boris Belkin
  • Performed as a soloist with the world’s leading orchestras and conductors
  • In season 22-23 she plays with Tonhalle Orchestra/Paavo Järvi, London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra (in a play/conduct program) and Orquesta Nacional de España/David Afkham, among others. As part of her artist-in-residence with Orchester de Paris, she joins the ensemble on a major European concert tour under music director Klaus Mäkelä and in subscription concerts in Paris and joins Chamber Orchestra of Europe and Sir Antonio Pappano for a extensive tour across Europe and at Camerata Salzburg for a series of European performances
  • Will play twice this season with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in, among others, Sally Beamish’s Concerto Distans together with Martin Fröst and Klaus Mäkelä. The work was co-commissioned by the orchestra
  • Has an exclusive record deal with Decca Classics
  • Has been artistic director of the Utrecht International Chamber Music Festival since 2003
  • Plays at other chamber music festivals such as the Sion Festival and at Kölner Philharmonie as part of an artist residency
  • Has been affiliated as professor of violin at HÉMU Sion (Haute École de Musique Vaud Valais Fribourg) since 2019
  • Won numerous awards, including the Vermeer Prize 2018 from the Dutch government, five Edison Classical Awards, der Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik, NDR Musikpreis, the Concertgebouw Prize, the VSCD Classical Music Prize, the Royal Philharmonic Society Instrumentalist Award and the Bremen MusikFest Award
  • Janine Jansen plays the 1715 Shumsky-Red Stradivarius, on loan from a European benefactor