Country of origin: Germany
About Nicola JuergensenNicola Jürgensen studied with Hans Deinzer and Sabine Meyer. From an early date, her successes in national and international music competitions brought her name to the attention of a wider audience. Among her awards are the Mozart Prize awarded by the Wiesbaden Mozart Society, the soloists’ prize of the Deutscher Musikwettbewerb (1999) and a scholarship by Deutschlandradio (2002). Jürgensen has been principal clarinettist at the WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln since 2001. As soloist she has appeared with many orchestras including the DSO in Berlin, the Deutsches Kammerorchester in Bremen, the Hamburg Symphony Orchestra and the Munich Chamber Orchestra. Among the conductors with whom she has worked are Roy Goodman, Christopher Hogwood and Fabio Luisi. Nicola Jürgensen is also fond of performing chamber music. In recitals she appeared with the Artemis Quartet, the Minguet Quartet and the Trio Jean Paul.