Dienstag, 21. Jänner 2020 bis Freitag, 24. Jänner 2020
jeweils von 10.00 - 17.00 Uhr
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Kammermusik Workshop mit Jensen Lam

Jensen Horn-Sin Lam was born in Singapore, under tutelage of Jiri Heger and Luo Cheng.
Further study in University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, mentored by Hatto Beyerle
and Wolfgang Klos, Chamber Music with Walter Levin and Hatto Beyerle in Basel.

1992 obtained his Magister Artium with “Einstimmige Auszeichnung” from University of Music
and Performing Arts Vienna, in 1993 Lam was awarded the Honorary Prize of the Austrian Ferderal
Ministry for Science ¨Würdigungspreise des Bundesministeriums für Wissenschaft und Forschung”.

During Lam’s period of study, he performed in renown festivals; Ravinia Festival, Contemporary
Music Festivals in Darmstadt and Luzern, Viola Space Tokyo etc. Performing regularly with
Ensemble Klang Forum Wien and Ensemble Kontrapunkt Vienna 1994 Lam was engaged as
Principal Violist of Orquestra Sinfónica de Radio Televisión Española,  1997 he founded
Trio Modus, first professional string trio, concertizing for more than 10 years.

Since September 2006, Lam is Professor for Chamber Music and Viola at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music and in 2007,
‘Atelier of Chamber Music’ under his name was designated by the Shanghai Conservatory of Music,
and in 2018 was appointed Artistic Director Shanghai Conservatory International Chamber Music Centre (ICMC).

In 2010, together with like-minded talented young musicians, Lam founded Ensemble Les Amis – Shanghai
“ELA-Shanghai”, performing regularly standard and lesser known chamber music pieces of different
combinations, with focus on introducing famous Chinese composers’ works in ELA-Shanghai’s concert series
“Contemporary Then – Contemporary Now”. ELA Shanghai’s Recording of
“Imaginative Reflections” produced by Col Legno, was awarded the German Records Prize for Best Contemporary
Music Recording (Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik) in 2018.

As an active musician and pedagogue, Lam has been invited to coach in various music conservatories and music universities:
Royal Academy of Music Denmark, University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, Sibelius Academy Finnland,
Norwegian Academy of Music, Taiwan Universities, Music Conservatories in China etc, with regular Distance Learning
with other international music institutions.
Since 2018, he is Honorary Professor of Royal Academy of Music Denmark.



Anmeldung (bis spätestens 15. Jänner 2020): Jutta Kornfeld   kornfeld@mdw.ac.at

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