Jessy Dubé

Instrumentalist
Violin

A native of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, Jessy Dubé first studied at the Conservatoire de Musique de Saguenay under the supervision of Andrée Azar, then Nathalie Camus. She then continued her studies at the Hochschule für Musik Basel, in Switzerland, where she perfected her skills with Adelina Oprean. Jessy has taken part in numerous training courses, including the Domaine Forget Academy of Music and Dance, the Laurentian Music Camp, the Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute, the Tafelmusik Winter Institute and La Petite Bande Summer Academy, where she had the opportunity to study with Sigiswald Kuijken. Always drawn to symphonic music, she joined the Orchestre Symphonique du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean and the Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique et d'Art Dramatique du Québec in 2008. n 2010, she was selected by the Orchestre des Jeunes des Amériques, conducted by Carlos Miguel Prieto, with whom she toured South America; in the same year, she was appointed by the regional section of Jeunesses Musicales du Canada to play in the Récital de la Relève. In the summer of 2011, she also became a member of the Orchestre de la Francophonie, conducted by Jean-Philippe Tremblay, and of the Chamber Academy Basel, a conductorless chamber orchestra with which she performed in Switzerland, Germany and Israel. She was finally invited back to the Orchestre de la Francophonie in 2015, where she held the position of violin soloist. In addition to her classical activities, Jessy is also interested in popular music, world music and early music on period instruments. In addition to her current position with the Orchestre Symphonique du Saguenay, she performs regularly as a freelancer with ensembles such as the Orchestre Symphonique de Québec, Orchestre Symphonique de Drummondville, Opéra de Rimouski, Arion Orchestre Baroque, L'Harmonie des Saisons and Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra.