Kirsten Jenson

Cellist, Teacher, Session Musician



Kirsten specialises in chamber music, guesting regularly with chamber ensembles throughout the UK and abroad including the historic Allegri Quartet, the Primrose Piano Quartet and the United Strings of Europe. Kirsten enjoys a busy freelance career spanning numerous genres.

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Upcoming Events

  • United Strings of Europe: Renewal
    Wed, 25 May
    Wilton's Music Hall
    25 May, 19:30 – 20:30
    Wilton's Music Hall, 1 Graces Alley, London E1 8JB, UK
    The United Strings of Europe give their Wilton’s Music Hall debut with a new arrangement of Richard Strauss’s towering masterpiece Metamorphosen.
  • Artisti Con Brio Quartet:  music by the film composer Joe Hisaishi (Studio Ghibli)
    28 May, 19:00 – 20:00
    London, 87 Bartholomew Cl, London EC1A 7EB, UK
    Joe Hisaishi's music by candlelight
  • United Strings of Europe: Sextets
    27 Jun, 19:00
    Rugby, Rugby, UK
    String sextets. Details TBC
  • Recital: Kirsten Jenson and John Thwaites
    09 Jul, 12:00 – 13:00
    St Mary's Church, Church St, Welwyn AL6 9LX, UK
    Kirsten and John perform a recital to include Chopin's Sonata for Piano and Cello
  • String Quartet Favourites
    Thu, 14 Jul
    14 Jul, 19:00
    Brighton, Brighton Pavilion, Brighton BN1 4GU, UK
    With Simon Blendis, Rafael Todes and Graham Oppenheimer at the beautiful Brighton Royal Pavilion. Selections from Ravel, Schubert, Dvorak, Haydn and Mozart.
  • Recital with Neil Crossland
    25 Aug, 13:00 – 14:00
    Harrow, Sheepcote Rd, Harrow HA1 2JE, UK
    For Harrow Summer Music Festival, programme TBC
  • Schubert Quintet with members of the Primrose Piano Quartet, West Meon Festival
    10 Sept, 19:00
    Hampshire, West Meon, UK
    Schubert Quintet with members of the Primrose Piano Quartet
  • Brahms Sextet in G with players from the Primrose Piano Quartet at West Meon Festival
    11 Sept, 19:00
    Hampshire, West Meon, UK
    Kirsten joins members of the Primrose Piano Quartet in the West Meon Festival for the wonderful Brahms Sextet in G major.
  • Brahms Double Concerto
    Sat, 19 Nov
    St Andrew's Church
    19 Nov, 19:30
    St Andrew's Church, Chase Side, Southgate, Chase Side, London N14 5PP, UK
    Kirsten Jenson and Joana Ly perform the Brahms Double Concerto with Southgate Symphony Orchestra


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