Jeffrey Girton Violin
Helicon PerformancesSymposium 127-CROSSING THE CHANNEL
Juilliard graduate Jeffrey Girton is a Baroque, Classical, and Romantic violinist hailing from the greater New York City area. He has served as concertmaster for the New York Youth Symphony, Oberlin Chamber Orchestra, Oberlin Sinfonietta, Oberlin Baroque Orchestra, and Juilliard’s Historical Performance ensemble Juilliard415, where he has been a featured concertino violinist and concerto soloist. He has also performed as soloist with Oberlin Baroque Orchestra, Quito Baroque Festival Orchestra, and National Repertory Orchestra.
Girton is a winner of the New York Youth Symphony chamber music competition, National Repertory Orchestra concerto competition, Oberlin Conservatory Kennedy Center competition, and Juilliard’s Historical Performance concerto competition. He has performed in venues including the Palais Garnier, Vienna Staatsoper, Koussevitsky Music Shed, Ozawa Hall, Carnegie Hall, the Metropolitan Opera, Alice Tully Hall, Severance Hall, the Kennedy Center, and the Smithsonian. While being an active performer in the U.S., Girton is also a member of Les Arts Florissants, regularly playing with them overseas.