Oboe

Pinzon Jorge

Marigaux Oboe M2

Pinzon Jorge

Born in Bogotá – Colombia, Jorge Pinzon is, since September 2015, Principal Soloist of the Phiharmonic Orchestra of Santiago de Chile.

Assist. Soloist Oboe at the Castilla y Leon Symphony Orchestra – Spain.

In 1993 he travelled to Paris with French  government  scholarship,  graduating in 1995 “First Prize with congratulations of the Jury.” In 1997,  he received his diploma of “Excellence in Oboe” at the Montreuil Conservatory in Paris with Denis Roussel.

He took part in summer festivals in  Rambouillet   (France 1995)   and Pacific Music Festival (Japan 1992-1993-1998).

Jorge Pinzon has performed as  soloist with the Taiwan Symphony Orchestra (1999) playing the Concerto R. Strauss  and touring through the major cities of Taiwan, also with the Antioquia Symphony Orchestra, Colombia Symphony Orchestra, Valle Symphony Orchestra, Bogota Philharmonic Orchestra and Castille and Leon Symphony Orchestra.

He has been First Oboe of the Valle Symphony Orchestra, Colombia Symphony Orchestra, Bogota Philarmonic Orchestra, Paris International Orchestra as well as invited by the Orchestra UANL in Monterrey – Mexico.

Jorge Pinzon hold the place of co-soloist from 2003 – 2013 in the Castilla y León Symphony Orchestra, Spain.

In February 2006, he was invited by Maestro Claudio Abbado to record the First Oboe of the Symphonie Fantastique H. Berlioz for Deutsche Grammophon label with the Simon Bolivar Orchestra of Venezuela.

He  also performed with the Orchestra Mozart in Italy with Maestro Claudio Abbado.