Jakob Koranyi Cello, Sweden
Acclaimed for his commanding virtuosity and passion, Jakob has toured extensively, performing in recital and as a soloist. He has played with the Stockholm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, and worked with conductors Sakari Oramo and Jean-Pascal Tortillier.
A committed chamber musician, Jakob collaborates with Yura Lee and Juho Pohjonen, and has appeared alongside Vilde Frang, Kim Kashkashian and many others. He works with artists of all disciplines. Last season saw the premiere of ‘Battle Abbey’, his work with dancer Heather Ware, and performances with Helsinki Philharmonic, Orquesta Filarmonica de Bogota and the Stockholm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
A standing member of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Centre, Jakob plays a Iosephi Gratiani built in 1756 in Genoa.
Photo: Anna Lena Ahlström