JENNY LEWISOHN

England
2015 Season - Guest Artist

Violist Jenny Lewisohn completed her Bachelor of Music with highest honours and Masters of Music with Distinction from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2014 where she was also awarded the Concert Recital Diploma. She won joint first prize at the Kenneth Page Foundation competition and is a member of the award-winning Hieronymus Quartet. The quartet won theCAVATINA Intercollegiate String Quartet Competition in 2012 as well as the Audience Prize. In April 2014 they were selected for one of ChamberStudio’s three prestigious Mentorships. Upcoming performances include a complete Beethoven quartet cycle for Music at Woodhouse.

Jenny has participated in solo masterclasses with Nobuko Imai, Tatjana Masurenko, Lars Anders Tomter and Hartmut Rohde amongst others. She has frequently participated in the Encuentro de Musica y Academica de Santander and IMS Prussia Cove where she has been invited to return for Open Chamber Music in the autumn.

As part of the Guildhall New Music Ensemble she has been broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and in 2011 a movement of a work for solo viola by Raymond Yiu was dedicated to Jenny.