Jasminka Stančul, born in Serbia, studied in her home country, completed her studies at the University for Music and Performing Arts in Vienna with Noel Flores and in Geneva with Maria Tipo.
Based on her musical talent and her exceptional approach to the music of Beethoven she was awarded “Winner of the 1st prize at the International Beethoven Competition in Vienna”.
Jasminka Stančul's solo performances led her to perform with outstanding orchestras as the Wiener Symphoniker, Camerata Salzburg, Bruckner Orchester Linz, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Beethoven Orchestra Bonn, Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Philharmonie Essen, Nürnberger Philharmoniker, Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie, Württembergische Philharmonie, Berliner Symphonie Orchester, The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Slovenská filharmoniá Bratislava, Zagreb Philharmonic, Warsaw Philharmonic, Hungarian National Philharmonic, St. Petersburg Philharmonic, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre de Paris, Haydn-Orchester Bozen, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Madison Symphony Orchestra, Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra, to name a few.
Jasminka Stančul has worked with distinguished conductors such as Daniele Gatti, Fabio Luisi, Nikolaj Alexeev, Semyon Bychkov, Asher Fisch, Ádám Fischer, Hans Graf, Lorin Maazel, Ari Rasilainen, Essa Pekka Salonen, Kurt Sanderling, Horst Stein, Jukka Pekka Saraste, Bruno Weil, Tomas Netopil, Aleksandar Markovic, Kasushi Ono and many more.
She appears at many important festivals such as the Klavier-Festival Ruhr, Schleswig-Holstein Festival, Rheingau Music Festival, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Settimane Musicale di Stresa, Carinthischer Sommer and the Attergauer Kultursommer.
Jasminka Stančul performs regularly at the Tiroler Festspiele Erl with Gustav Kuhn.
Chamber music is a very special favorite for Jasminka Stančul. She is member of the Vienna Brahms Trio which is regularly invited to perform in concert halls worldwide. Jasminka Stančul enjoys a close cooperation with the Wiener Streichquartett, an ensemble of members of the Wiener Philharmoniker, with whom she regularly performs at the Wiener Musikverein and in Japan.
Christian Altenburger, Franz Bartolomey, Patrick Demenga, Julian Rachlin, Benjamin Schmid, Nikolaj Znaider are only a few of many interpreters sharing a close cooperation with Jasminka Stančul.
Recently she recorded Beethoven’s Piano Concertos N° 1 and 5 and the Mozart-Concertos KV 271 and 595 for col legno.
Jasminka Stančul teaches at the Music University Ljubljana since October 2013.
She also gives international masterclasses for piano regularly and is requested to hold a seat as adjudicator at several prestigious piano competitions.
Jasminka Stančul prefers FAZIOLI concert grand pianos.