JENNY KHAFAGI, violin

AYO National Music Camp 2018 Tutor

Jenny Khafagi is a Melbourne-based violinist and educator with a passion for contemporary practice. She appears regularly in guest leadership and tutti positions with Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Victoria (OV), and Australian Chamber Orchestra’s (ACO) ACO2 collective, and since 2012 has performed at the helm of award-winning contemporary chamber group, Syzygy Ensemble. Jenny has undertaken residencies at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada and has appeared at Melbourne Festival, Queensland Festival, and Metropolis New Music Festival. A passionate educator, in 2014 she was appointed Guest Faculty for New Music Week at the University of Western Australia, is a current member of the ACO’s Inspire Quartet, and in 2018 joins the staff of Australian Youth Orchestra’s annual National Music Camp.