Jörg Schneider english
Jörg Schneider grew up in Berlin and received his first oboe lessons from Carsten Schlottke and Christoph Hartmann. He studied in Berlin and Munich under Professor Ricardo Rodrigues, Professor Burkhard Glaetzner, Mario Kaminski and Francois Leleux.
Jörg Schneider is currently a substitute with the Ensemble Modern, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the German Symphony Orchestra (DSO) Berlin.
In 2006 he was appointed Principal Oboe of the National Ensemble of Spain for Contemporary Music.
Since 2007 Jörg Schneider has also been Associate Principal Oboe for the Jena Philharmonic Orchestra and plays regularly as Principal Oboe with the Camerata Salzburg
He is a winner of International chamber music competitions in Osaka, Marseille and Schwerin and a scholarship holder of the German Music Competition.