Jordi Rodríguez Associate Professor, Violin
Since 2019 associate concertmaster of Copenhagen Phil.
Jordi studied at the Reina Sofía School with professors Vicente Huerta, Jose Luis García and Rainer Schmidt. He also studied at the Universität für darstellende Kunst in Graz and Robert Schumann Hochschule in Düsseldorf with professors Ida Bieler, Jürgen Kussmaul and Christoph Richter where he graduated with honors. In addition, Jordi has a Diploma of advanced studies in Ochestral Performance studied at the Haute Ecóle de Musique de Genève in collaboration with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. He received a scholarship from the Yehudi Menuhin Foundation and the Carl Dörken Foundation.
Jordi Rodriguez received first prizes in the Violin Competition at the Murcia International Festival of Youth Orchestras, in the National Competition for Young Performers in Xàtiva (Valencia), in the Music Competition in Villa de Cox (Alicante), and in the Schmolz-Bickenbach Chamber Music Competition in Düsseldorf.
During his career, Jordi has worked together with great soloists and conductors such as Pinchas Zukerman, Maria João Pires, Evgeny Kissin, Natalia Gutman, Ray Chen, Vadim Gluzman, Frank Peter Zimmermann, Radu Lupu, Zubin Metha, Lorin Maazel, Semyón Bychkov, Ton Koopman, Neeme Järvi, Lorenzo Viotti, etc.
Together with his job as associate concertmaster at Copenhagen Phil, Jordi has played and still plays as guest concertmaster with other orchestras like Orquesta Sinfónica de Murcia, Orquesta Sinfónica de Extremadura, Camerata Murcia, Orquesta Opus 23, WDR Funkhausorchester Köln and Orquesta Sinfónica de Euskadi.