Janis Laurs

  • Bachelor of Music and Hons ( first class ) University of Adelaide

I have added description of my experience and credentials in the previous " Notes " section which would best be included or put here in ". Description " .
I was born and educated in Adelaide . Having gone to Brighton High School and then to The Elder Conservatorium of Music commencing cello studies with David Bishop and then with James Whitehead . I was principal cello wth the Australian Youth Orchestra for many seasons . Overseas studies continues in Geneva Switzerland with the great French cellist Pierre Fournier . My profession work continued freelancing with Suisse Romande Orchestras , The London Philharmonic and BBC Symphony Orchestras . Returned to Australia to found the New England Ensemble at the University of New England Armidale NSW . Then to the MSO and to Adelaide to found the the Australian String Quartet . From 1997 for 16 years the principal cellist with the ASO whilst continuing teaching at the Elder Conservatorium of music .
Now freelancing as teacher and performer .

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12 Sussex Tce Entrance On Carlisle Road
Adelaide, SA
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Details last updated on August 2, 2020