Jenny Khafaghi - Violin
Jenny Khafagi is a Melbourne-based violinist and educator, with a passion for contemporary practice and chamber music. She performs regularly in guest leadership positions with Orchestra Victoria, Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Auckland Philharmonia, as well as appearing with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, ACO Collective and the Melbourne Chamber Orchestra.
Jenny has been a member of the critically acclaimed contemporary group Syzygy Ensemble since 2012 and also performs as a regular guest with Inventi Ensemble, Orchestra Victoria's chamber series and the MSO and QSO Chamber Players. She has undertaken residencies at the Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity, and with Syzygy has appeared at the Melbourne Festival, Metropolis New Music Festival and the Queesland Festival.
A passionate educator, Jenny is a core member of the Australian Chamber Orchestra's 'Inspire Quartet', has featured as guest faculty for New Music Week at the University of Western Australia and in 2018 joined the staff of the Australian Youth Orchestra's annual National Music Camp.