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Igmar JENNER – violin: born 1980 in Berlin/Germany. Concert and paedagogic studies at the University for Music Graz with Anke Schittenhelm, since 2009 chamber music with Stefan Goerner.

2005 Winner of a scholarship for the "Henry Mancini Institute" in Los Angeles. As part of the USA-stay studio work and concerts with Vince Mendoza, Dave Liebman, Herbie Hancock, Bobby McFerrin, Peter Erskine etc. Founder and Head of the String Ensemble "String Syndicate". Projects and bands: String Syndicate, Radio String Quartet Vienna, Duo Igmar Jenner & Borut Mori, Shenanigans, Capella Calliope, Roland Neuwirth Extremschrammeln, concerts and / or recording with Michael Mantler, Christoph Ogiermann (Bremen), Robby Musenbichler, Peter Gruber, Ed Partyka , Vince Mendoza, Patrick Williams.

In 2010 he won the Austrian World Music Award as a duo with Borut Mori (accordion). Since 2009 member of the ALEA-Ensemble, since 2011 also of the radio.string.quartet.vienna, he is also a profound Jazz-violinist and composer and is teaching at the J. J. Fux Conservatory in Graz since 2015.

He plays a violin by Joannes Eberle, Prague app.1750