Jacob Shaw - Cellist

Available for Recital & Orchestral Engagements in UK - 2015/16 & 2016/17

Born in London, 1988 into a family of professional musicians, he first studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School in Surrey, before going to France to receive musical guidance from and entering into the class of Geneviève Teulières-Sommer at the École Normale de Musique de Paris.

 

He became the youngest ever cellist in the history of the school to graduate with the Diplôme de Concertiste (Soloists Diploma) which he received with the "unanimous decision of the jury with congratulations", the highest honours available.

Giovanni Battista degli Antonii - Ricercate no.2 

 

Live in Copenhagen on April 2nd 2014 at the Royal Danish Academy of Music Concert Hall (former Radio House Concert Hall).

 

This piece marked the opening of the concert and was played in semi darkness from the queens box on the 1st balcony level of the concert hall. 

 

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