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Jonas EGHOLM



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Jonas Egholm, born in Denmark, 1997.

Started playing guitar at age 7, Currently finishing his Master's Degree in classical guitar at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen with professor Jesper Sivebæk and Per Pålsson. He regularly performs at music events and festivals in many countries like: Denmark, China, Japan, Germany, Sweden, the Faroe Islands and others.

Jonas has already been a performing soloist with the Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra, South Denmark Philharmonic Orchestra, Vejle Symphony Orchestra and Fredericia City Orchestra.

At age 10 went on his first concert tour in Denmark and Germany as part of the 1st prize in the Danish Radio Symphony Orchestras competition for young musicians. His major achievements are:
- 1st prize in Sarajevo International Guitar Competition 2019 (Category V)
- Eurostrings Artist 2019/20
- Léonie Sonnings Talent Award in 2019
- 2nd prize in the Royal Danish Academy of Music Scholarship Competition 2019
- 1st prize in Sarajevo International Guitar competition 2018 (Category IV)
- 1st prize in Køge Chamber music Festival 2016
- 1st prize in "Spil for livet" 2013
- 1st prize in  South Danish Talent Competition 2013
- 2nd prize in South Danish Talent Competition 2012

Jonas has upcoming concerts and tours in France, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Turkey, Faroe Islands and more. In January 2020, he gets the opportunity to take an intense course Alicante Master Guitarra (Spain) dedicated to talented and prospective young guitarists. Here he studied under David Russell, Manuel Barrueco, Assad brothers, Ignacio Rodes, Ricardo Gallén and more.