Jenny Spanoghe

Jenny Spanoghe is known as a belgian virtuoso soloist, on violin and viola.
She is primarius of the Landini string quartet and the Trio Landini piano trio.
With Jan Van Landeghem, composer, organ, piano and harpsichord-player, she forms the Landini Duo.

Her repertory goes from baroque to contemporary music. She created more as 100 compositions, and a lot of composers dedicated their work to her.
Jenny is as well the protagonist of a new type of instruments, the 5-strings viola.

She performs recitals in Belgium and abroad, in which she changes from violin to 5-strings viola and to viola.

Jenny is Professor of violin and chamber music at the Fontys Conservatory at Tilburg (Netherlands).

She got a lot of prizes in Belgium and abroad (prize of Sabam, first Prize of Dexia-Brussels and Prize of the French Foundation in Paris).
Jenny made about 15 cd's, and is in her free time a painter (canvas on oil) and writes poems in three languages.