Juan-Miguel Hernandez

Strings - Viola

International artist of impressive range and quality

Soloist and ensemble performer

Passionate in education and engagement

Juan-Miguel Hernandez has an exceptional profile as an international artist of impressive range and quality. His credentials include success in many major international competitions, and a Grammy award for a collaborative disc with Chick Corea, and membership of three significant ensembles – the legendary Fine Arts Quartet, the Trio Virado (flute, viola, guitar) and the Boreal Trio (clarinet viola piano). He has also collaborated with Itzhak Perlman, Lynn Harrell, the Weilerstein Trio, Norah Jones and Gary Burton, and has worked extensively with Kim Kashkashian. He is a founder member of the Harlem Quartet, which performed at the White House in 2008. As a viola soloist he has an extensive record of performances with distinguished orchestras and conductors, and he has been a guest artist and teacher at the major festivals of classical, jazz and world music.  

His strong commitment to educate and engage new audiences all around the globe has allowed him to reach young musicians from all communities through art convoys in South Africa and Venezuela, South America, and outreach projects in Europe and North America. In addition to this vibrant and trailblazing performing career, Jean Miguel is a passionate advocate of viola teaching at the highest level.





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@JMH_Violist • Apr 07
Fun to revisit this hall, this time with the lovely Albion Quartet members!!!! Always happy to jump in when I can!… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
@JMH_Violist • Feb 28
A night full of Franck, the pre-Belgium-Belgian, being played in the wonderful hall “Amuz”, à beautifully converted… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
@JMH_Violist • Feb 27
Few weeks ago at the @festival_konvergencie for the Stravinsky Chamber Music special. Here performing his Elegy for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
@JMH_Violist • Feb 22
Back with #triovirado for a nice little tour in Missouri which started with a fun visit this morning at the south m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
@JMH_Violist • Feb 17
When you schedule a lesson too early and the school gates are closed take your student for some fresh squeezed morn… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…