Vanessa Husaruk is a graduate of the Montreal Conservatory of Music (Quebec Province), Prof. Sonia Jelinkova’s class (1994). She has studied with Kenneth Perkins, formely with the Orford Quartet (1994-97) and with Sylvia Rosenberg and Masuko Ushioda in the USA.

    She has been a guest soloist with the following orchestras: Montreal Symphony Orchestra children’s Matinées; “Les Grands Ballets Canadiens” , under Jacques Lacombe; “La Société Philharmonique de Montréal” , under Miklos Takacs; the Montreal Conservatory of Music, under Raffi Armenian; a chamber orchestra of the MSO, under Charles Dutoit; the Kingston (Queens University) Chamber Orchestra, under Kenneth Perkins, the Tulare Symphony Orchestra in California and the Plattsburg Sinfonia Chamber Ensemble conducted by Elisabeth Gorevic.

    She Played in recital for: “Les Matinées musicales française”; the Varia Concert Society; the Young Artists Series of the Musicorda Summer String School in Mass. USA; the Pavillon des Arts in Ste-Adèle; the Alliance Musical series of XXth century music; “la Chapelle historique du Bon Pasteur”; the Canadian Centre of Architecture and la “Butte de St-Jacques” in Montreal, mcgill university tanna schulich hall, Montreal Conservatory of Music, Stewart Hall: at Tudor Hall and at the manoir d’Outremont, the Château Vincent d’Indy, Church St-Léon, the Waldorf and l’Image d’Outremont. Collaboration with well-know pianist Paul Helmer and Matt Herskowitz.

    She was a winner of the “Festival Concours de Musique du Québec” and a finalist of the CIBC National Competition.

-SHOSTAKOVICH concerto No.1
-STRAWINSKY concerto

-BARTÓK concerto No. 2

-WAXMEN Carmen Fantasie

-BACH concerto No. 1

-PROKOFIEV concerto No. 2
-SHOSTAKOVICH concerto No. 2

She is dedicating herself to solo.   

    She was a member of the first violin section in the orchestra of “Les Grands Ballets Canadiens”; associate concertmaster of “The Champlain Valley Oratorio Society” orchestra; and a substitute violinist for the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.

    She presently teaches violin at the Conservatory of Music, College Stanislas in Montreal.

    The well-known violinist Kyung Wha Chung for whom she played, encouraged her strongly to pursue her career.

She has a strong musical temperament...and has a solid technique... she is driven!”

Kyung Wha Chung

“Solid technique...Deep musicality...great sensitivity

...brillant carreer”

Jacques Lacombe, conductor

“She is highly serious...fearce determination”

Jean-Philippe Tremblay, conductor

“She plays with outstanding conviction...Strong and pensive ”

David André, conductor

“Precise and gracious...Emotional depth...exeptional musicality ”

Elizabeth Gorevic, conductor

“Always sensitive in her Pianissimo and Driven in her Forte.”

l’Express d’Outremont

“ Her bow stroke clean and direct without compromise... Musical passion”

l’Express d’Outremont

“Fascinating and impressed by Bartók. Vanessa Husaruk sings with her violin... Deep emotions”

l’Express d’Outremont

-DVOŘÁK concerto

-CORIGLIANO concerto “The Red Violin”

-WALTON concerto
BERG concerto

-BEETHOVEN concerto

-SIBELIUS concerto

-BERNSTEIN serenade

-BRUCH concerto

-PROKOFIEV concerto No. 1

-SZYMANOWSKY concerto no1

-BARBER concerto

“she plays Prokofiev concerto no1 with intensity,sensitivity and flamboyance.”

The Outremont Journal