About Jan Fišer
Jan Fišer is a Czech violinist who belongs among versatile artists. Besides his career as a Concertmaster of the PKF – Prague Philharmonia Mr. Fišer is sought-after as a chamber musician (violin and viola) as well as a soloist. He has collaborated with many orchestras of the Czech Republic: PKF – Prague Philharmonia, Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava, Philharmonic Orchestra B. Martinů Zlín, Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice, Carlsbad Symphony Orchestra and others. As a soloist he also appeared at the Murten Classic Festival (Switzerland), Pau Casals International Festival (Spain) and Brevard Music Festival (USA).
He is also active in chamber music, he is member of The Dvořák Trio ( Ivo Kahánek – piano, Jan Fišer – violin, Tomáš Jamník – cello) that was given “Award for 2007” by Czech Society for Chamber Music.
Beside his home orchestra, the Prague Philharmonia, Mr. Fišer has served as a guest concertmaster with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Bayerische Staatsphilharmonie – Bamberger Symphoniker, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken – Kaiserslautern and Orquesta Clásica Santa Cecilia Madrid.
Jan Fišer gradually started to take up a conductor’s baton as well.