Jurgen De bruyn

Category:muzikant, solist, muziekleraar
Genre(s):oude muziek, barok
Instrument(s):luit, theorbe, gitaar
Actual/previous member of:Jean-Pierre van Hees Kwartet, Sospiri Ardenti, Zefiro Torna, Ensemble Explorations

Biography

Jurgen De bruyn studied guitar with Raphaëlla Smits and lute with Philippe Malfeyt at the Lemmens Institute in Leuven. There he also earned a master’s degree with Paul Beelaerts, Roel Dieltiens, and Erik Van Nevel. In addition he took several master classes with, among others, David Russell and Jordi Savall. Since 2003 Jurgen De bruyn has been artistic director of Zefiro Torna. Moreover he is a permanent member of the ensemble Sospiri Ardenti, the trio Corydon, and the Jean-Pierre Van Hees Quartet. Jurgen De bruyn collaborated on many projects in early music with ensembles and musicians such as the Huelgas Ensemble, the Collegium Vocale, and the Flanders opera. Jurgen also participated in projects from other genres: jazz/world music in the Chris Joris Experience, contemporary dance with Les Ballets C de la B, and theatre with music by the maverick Flemish composer Peter Vermeersch.

Selective discography

O, monde aveugleO, monde aveugle (2010)
early music, World / Ethnic, classical crossover, Jazz
Zefiro Torna, Els Van Laethem, Jowan Merckx, Philippe Laloy, Gwen Cresens, Vincent Noiret, Jurgen De bruyn, Liam Fennelly (...)
assimassim (2009)
21st century / contemporary, early music
Zefiro Torna, Cécile Kempenaers, Els Van Laethem, Liam Fennelly, Jurgen De bruyn, Petra Noskaiova, Het Nieuwe Gents Stadsblazerscollectief, Jean-Philippe Poncin (...)
De fragilitateDe fragilitate (2007)
early music
Zefiro Torna, Timo Väänänen, Antwerps Kathedraalkoor, Sebastiaan Van Steenberge, Jurgen De bruyn
75 jaar radio75 jaar radio (2005)
classical
More Maiorum, Huelgas ensemble, Zefiro Torna, Vlaams Radio Orkest, Pianotrio Arthur Grumiaux, Marc Matthys, Toon Daems, Pierre De la Rue (...)
El Noi de la MareEl Noi de la Mare (2004)
early music
Zefiro Torna, Jurgen De bruyn
Frank Agsteribbe - Composities 1Frank Agsteribbe - Composities 1 (1998)
20th century, 21st century / contemporary
Koen Brouns, Jurgen De bruyn, Steve Dugardin, Lynda Lee, Mark Lambrecht, Frank Agsteribbe, Capilla Flamenca, Frank Agsteribbe (...)

Selectieve discografie als medewerker

Bella ImmagoBella Immago (2017)
Baroque
Capriola di Gioia, Alessandro Scarlatti, Giovanni Bononcini, Carlo Caproli, Salvatore Lanzetti, Giovanni Zamboni
OhiméOhimé (2011)
early music, Baroque
Capriola di Gioia, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Stefano Landi, Claudio Monteverdi, Nicola Matteis, Johann Hieronymus Kapsberger, Benedetto Ferrari, Giovanni Picchi (...)
Di Manoli Blessi - Il primo libro delle GreghescheDi Manoli Blessi - Il primo libro delle Greghesche (2008)
early music
Zefiro Torna, Cipriano De Rore, Giaches De Wert, Ivo De Vento, Manoli Blessi, Annibale Padovano, Bartolomeo Spontone, Gioseffo Guami (...)
De fragilitateDe fragilitate (2007)
early music
Zefiro Torna, Timo Väänänen, Antwerps Kathedraalkoor, Sebastiaan Van Steenberge, Jurgen De bruyn
El Noi de la MareEl Noi de la Mare (2004)
early music
Zefiro Torna, Jurgen De bruyn
MermaphiliaMermaphilia (2002)
early music
Zefiro Torna, George De Decker