Jens Peter Maintz





  • Studied with David Geringas. Followed master classes with Heinrich Schiff, Boris Pergamenschikow, Frans Helmerson and Siegfried Palm
  • Performed as a soloist and chamber musician in, Europe, Japan, South America and the USA
  • Chamber-music partners include ensembles such as the Artemis Quartet, Carmina Quartet and Minguet Quartet, and musicians Kolja Blacher, Isabelle Faust, Janine Jansen, Julian Rachlin, Wolfram Christ, Antoine Tamestit and Hélène Grimaux
  • Since 2004 he is professor at the University of the Arts in Berlin
  • Plays a violoncello of the maker Vincenzo Ruggeri from 1696