Janine Jansen: Debut Album

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Janine Jansen: Debut Album
Janine Jansen (violin) / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth

[ Decca Records / CD ]

Release Date: Monday 4 August 2003

"Here is a truly musical virtuoso with a dazzling technique, individual character and the warmest of lyrical tones."
***** Five Stars (Pick of the Month) BBC Music Magazine (Sept 03)

'She seems to have it all: youth, statuesque beauty, an astounding technique, a delightfully lyrical 'voice' and a winning stage presence' (The Times, London)

"Her Decca debut of eight shortish works demonstrates what a complete musician she is, without placing any undue demands on the listener. Here is a truly musical virtuoso with a dazzling technique, individual character and the warmest of lyrical tones."
***** Five Stars (Pick of the Month) BBC Music Magazine (Sept 03)

Janine Jansen is a 25 year old dutch virtuoso violinist and a star in her native Netherlands, whose captivating playing ensure she is destined for an incredible musical future. At the age of 14 she made her concert debut with the Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra and has since build a reputation as a entrancing instrumental soloist performing with orchestras both in the Netherlands and abroad including; Kirov Orchestra, Hallé Orchestra, City Of Birmingham Philharmonic, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Concergebouw Chamber Orchestra, The Hague Residentie Orchestra, Deutsche Kammerkademie, and Amsterdam Concertgebouw.

Janine has built a strong reputation as an international soloist having performed in Paris, Vienna, Berlin, Athens, New York, Brussels, London, Birmingham and Cologne.

Tracks:

1. Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (Danse Russe)
2. Khatchaturian: Masquerade Suite (Nocturne)
3. Saint-Saëns: Havanaise Op. 83
4. Saint-Saëns: Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso Op.28
5. Shostakovich: The Gadfly (Romance)
6. John Williams: Schindler's List (Theme)
7. Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
8. Ravel: Tzigane - Rhapsodie de Concert