Jennifer Lang | Violin

Jennifer Lang began violin at age 7 with Kristina Lantz and Mary West as her primary teachers. As a senior in high school in 2003, she won both the MacPhail and Minnesota Sinfonia Young Artist Competitions.

Upon graduation from Oberlin College and Conservatoy in 2008, Jennifer  moved to France, where she taught English and violin and studied contemporary violin with Jeanne-Marie Conquer of the Ensemble Intercontemporain. In 2009, she co-launched Sinfonietta Paris Chamber Orchestra (SPCO), an arts organization dedicated to providing performance opportunities for emerging professional musicians. In 2009 and 2010, she performed in Switzerland under the baton of the late Pierre Boulez for the Lucerne Summer Academy orchestra.

Since returning to Minnesota in 2012, Jennifer has soloed with the Metropolitan Symphony, served on violin faculty of the MacPhail School Partnerships program, and debuted an original composition for her 2016 MN Composers Tour.

Jennifer  performs regularly with the Minnesota Sinfonia, is a member of the Permaculture Research Institute, chairs the board of Cooperative Energy Futures, and  is co-author of the upcoming book, The Art of Wellbeing: A Resource for Health and Healing.

As of September 2016, Jennifer joined the Suzuki violin faculty at the Saint Paul Conservatory of Music and will be coordinating their community outreach program beginning Fall of 2017.


Leave a Reply

Subscribe

Get the latest news about upcoming concerts and events.
Bonus! To receive postcard reminders for concerts, send us your mailing address. Don't worry, we never share lists, so sign up today!

Address


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: MN Sinfonia, 901 North 3rd St, Suite 112, Minneapolis, MN, 55401, http://www.mnsinfonia.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact