Stephanie Jutt's passion, elegant artistry and the unbridled joy she brings to her performances has inspired musicians and audiences throughout the world.
A native of California, honors include the first prize in the International Concert Artist Guild and Pro Musicis International Soloist awards, finalist in the Naumburg Foundation Competition, and major grants from the Rockefeller Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, and Kauffmann Foundation for Entrepreneurship. Stephanie has performed in recital throughout the United States, Europe, South America and Asia. She studied at the New England Conservatory with Paula Robison, where she received her Bachelor and Masters degrees.
Stephanie Jutt is artistic director and co-founder, with pianist Jeffrey Sykes, of the Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society, a nationally acclaimed three-week chamber music festival in Madison, Wisconsin (www.bachdancinganddynamite.org).
A new recording on Albany Records, "Latin American and Spanish Masterpieces for Flute and Piano" will be released in the spring of 2016. The recording presents music collected during extensive travel in Argentina, with pianists Elena Abend and Pablo Zinger. Additional recordings of Stephanie Jutt are available on Centaur and GM Records, and her transcriptions are available through International Music Publishing.
Stephanie is the flute professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Music, where she is also an artist in residence with the Wingra Wind Quintet. Using her great capacity for innovation, she has developed the Arts Enterprise Initiative at UW-Madison, encouraging emerging artists to create and execute viable lifelong career strategies.
Stephanie Jutt has served on the board and as Program Chair of the National Flute Association. She plays the Burkart Flute.