jay campbell

Armed with a diverse spectrum of repertoire and eclectic musical interests, Jay Campbell is the First Prize Winner of the 2012 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition. He has been hailed by the press as an “astonishing cellist” (Seen and Heard International) and for his “electrifying” performances which “conveyed every nuance” (The New York Times). His adventurous inclinations have earned him awards from the BMI and ASCAP Foundations and led to collaborations with significant artists ranging from Elliott Carter and Pierre Boulez, to John Adams and David Lang, and to members of Radiohead and Einstürzende Neubauten.

>>HIGHLIGHTS<< 

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March 16: Haydn C major concerto // Ridgefield Symphony with Yuga Cohler

March 20: Patrick Higgin’s TOCSIN // Mariel Roberts and Vicky Chow // 1 Rivington St, NYC

March 22: recording Marc-Andre Dalbavie’s Cello Concerto // Seattle Symphony with Ludovic Morlot

March 25: Chaya Czernowin’s HIDDEN // JACK Quartet // Monday Evening Concerts, Los Angeles CA

March 28: Tyshawn Sorey portrait // JACK Quartet // Miller Theater, NYC

March 31: Recital // JACK Quartet // Morgantown, WV

April 6: Complete string quartets of Elliott Carter // JACK Quartet // Wigmore Hall, London

April 8: Recital // JACK Quartet // Genoa, Italy

April 9: Recital // JACK Quartet // Pordenoni, Italy

April 14: Complete string quartets of Elliott Carter // JACK Quartet / Morgan Library, NYC

April 18: NYU grad student composers // JACK Quartet // NYC

April 25: Duke Performances with Ymusic // JACK Quartet // Durham, NC

April 30: Bronx rotunda concert // JACK Quartet / Bronx, NY

May 6: CUNY grad student composers // JACK Quartet // NYC

May 10: Brahms double concerto // Seattle Symphony with Tessa Lark and Pablo Rus Broseta // Seattle, WA

May 12: Recital // JACK Quartet // San Francisco, CA

May 14-19: DXARTS // JACK Quartet / Seattle, WA

May 31: Recital // JACK Quartet with Ariadne Greif // Rockefeller University, NYC

June 6-9: Ojai Music Festival // JACK Quartet // Ojai, CA

June 10-19: New Music on the Point // JACK Quartet / Vermont

June 26: Solo recital // Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

June 30: Recital // JCT Trio // Rockport, MA

July 8: Beethoven Triple Concerto // JCT Trio with Rossen Milanov // Chautauqua, NY

July 15-28: Banff Music Centre // JACK Quartet // Banff, Canada

August 3: John Luther Adams // JACK Quartet // Tippett Rise, Montana

August 13: Recital // JCT Trio // Aspen, CO

August 14: Solo recital // Aspen, CO

August 17-Sept 7: Lucerne Festival // JACK Quartet // Lucerne, Switzerland