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Jacques Ogg (born in 28 August 1948 in Maastricht) is an international Dutch keyboardist on the Harpsichord and Fortepiano, and a Conductor. He specifies Baroque and Classical music on period instruments.
Jacques Ogg studied harpsichord in Maastricht with Anneke Uittenbosch and organ with Kamiel D'Hooghe. From 1970 to 1974, he finished completing his harpsichord studies with Gustav Leonhardt at the Amsterdam Conservatory from which he graduated, and got his harpsichord diploma. Jacques Ogg is currently renowned for doing activities by conducting and playing on the Harpsichord and Fortepiano including solo concerts and playing with other renowned baroque musicians. A couple of them include Wilbert Hazelzet on the baroque flute and Jaap ter Linden on the baroque cello and viola de gamba. He also plays as a soloist with the baroque orchestra, Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century.
Since 2000, he has been the artistic director of "The Lyra Baroque Orchestra" in St Paul, Minnesota. Jacques Ogg has given masterclasses world wide in countries including Brazil, Canada, Spain, Portugal, Argentina, Poland, and the United States. Jacques has made a fair amount of recordings over the years. One of his most well known recordings is Bach's Goldberg Variations.
- "Jacques Ogg: Artistic Director, Harpsichord and Fortepiano". Lyra Baroque Official Site. Retrieved 2013-06-19.