As remarkably passionate & proficient as she is professional, violinist Jinty McTavish has spent her entire lifetime dedicated to moving the hearts and minds of people all over the world through the art of music. From her roots in studying under the tutelage of legendary pedagogues like Mauricio Fuks and Almita Vamos, to performing thousands of shows throughout the United States, to being a renowned & sought-out session musician, and eventually becoming a teacher herself – Jinty has immersed herself in her craft & spent every spare moment she has perfecting her own powerfully unique style.
Through her experiences as concertmaster of the Artemis Chamber Orchestra, and performing as a soloist/chamber musician throughout the storied Chicagoland scene, Jinty has gained a reputation of pure excellence and carved out a career through her ability to make classical music enchanting, exciting, and relevant to an entirely new generation of listeners found all around the globe. As inspiring as her adventures in music have been from the moment she first started, if you were to ask Jinty, she’s still just getting warmed up!
Not only was she the founding member of the Cinematic-Pop string quartet ATLYS, which has gone on to rack up millions upon millions of clicks & listens in every corner of the map, but her work as a composer & arranger has been featured in an impressive variety of compelling ways throughout her journey as an instrumental artist. Through her innovative improvisations & inspiring ability to shred on her violin like no one else, Jinty’s become relentlessly in demand for her virtuosic harmonies & wildly expressive vibes.
She’s played with rising stars in the music-scene and incredible names in the industry like Yo Yo Ma, and Kygo, in addition to guest-starring with true titans of the Electro-circuit like DJ Seven Lions & Jim Yosef. As a result of her stunning level of dedication she’s applied to every moment of her career and forming her own charismatic style of playing the violin that consistently proves she’s a sonic force to be reckoned with – Jinty’s truly proud to have been sponsored by NS Design Instruments, Schertler Pickups, and Shar Music Young Strings Of America, to assist her in sharing her profound talents with audiences worldwide.
Seamlessly weaving her way between two realms as the quintessential classical performer by day, and a powerfully dynamic badass who shreds the stage at the clubs by night, Jinty continues to prove that she has a master’s grip on how to make the art of instrumental music captivating for one & all to experience.