Jasminka Stancul, instrumental soloist

With the world premiere of Franz Schmidt's Fantasy piece for piano and orchestra in B flat major with the Vienna Symphony Orchestra under Fabio Luisi Jasminka Stancul appears once again at the Musikverein, where she in spring of 2013 was to be heard with Bartok´s piano concerto N° 3 and Mozart’s piano concerto KV 466. In the 2011/12 season she was also engaged as "artist in residence" in 3 symphonic concerts, 2 recitals and 3 chamber music projects. As member of the Brahms Trio she will be performing at the International Mozarteum Foundation, she gives her debuts with Beethoven Orchester Bonn and Philharmonic Orchestra Györ and returns to Tiroler Festspiele in Erl. 

In spring of 2013 she made her debut with Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra and performed repeatedly with Stuttgarter Philharmoniker as well as with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. In February 2012 she made her debut with Mozart's KV 488 at the Royal Festival Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under Daniele Gatti, followed by an invitation of the Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie and the Brno Philharmonic. 

In her successful career Jasminka Stancul played with Wiener Concertverein, Mozarteum Orchester, Camerata Salzburg, Bruckner Orchester Linz, Prague Symphony Orchestra, Berliner Sinfonieorchester, Badische Staatskapelle Karlsruhe, Robert Schumann-Philharmonie Chemnitz, Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie, Philharmonie Essen, Württembergische Philharmonie, Nürnberger Philharmoniker, Slovenian Philharmonic, Slovakia Philharmonic, Zagreb Philharmonic, Warsaw Philharmonic, Hungarian National Philharmonic, Haydn-Orchester Bozen, St. Petersburg Philharmonic, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre de Paris, Orchestre Philharmonique de Luxembourg, Orchestre Philharmonique de Liege, Gulbenkian Foundation, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Madison Symphony Orchestra, Charlotte Symphony, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra und Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

Jasminka Stancul has worked with outstanding conductors such as Alexeev, Bareza, Bartolomé, Baudo, Boni, Fisch, Graf, Horvat, Kobayashi, Korsten, Kuhn, Maazel, Markovic, Netopil, Ono, Perick, Rasilainen, Remmereit, Salonen, Sanderling, Saraste, Schirmer, Sieghart, Stein, Tetzlaff, Weil and Wildner. She appeared at many important festivals such as the Klavier-Festival Ruhr, Schleswig-Holstein and Rheingau Musik Festival, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Settimane Musicale di Stresa, Wiener Musiksommer, Carinthischer Sommer, Radio France Montpellier as well as in Toulouse, Besancon and Bratislava. 

Jasminka Stancul enjoys a close cooperation with the Wiener Streichquartett, an ensemble of the Wiener Philharmoniker, with whom she regularly performs at the Wiener Musikverein and in Japan. She recently recorded Beethoven’s Piano Concertos N° 1 and 5 and the Mozart-Concertos KV 271 und 595 for col legno. 

Jasminka Stancul, born in Serbia, studied in her home country as well as at the Music Conservatory in Vienna with Noel Flores and in Geneva with Maria Tipo. She was winner of the 1st prize at the International Beethoven Competition in Vienna.