Highly in demand as a teacher – particularly specialising in working with young talents, Jacob Shaw  has given masterclasses in some of the most important music universities worldwide (Paris, New York, Toronto, Beijing, Seoul, Shanghai…). Jacob has been Music Ambassador for Dulwich College International in Asia since 2012.

Currently Jacob has a private teaching studio in Copenhagen, Denmark and also teaches students at distance over Skype. He is the director of a foundation for young cellists – Scandinavian Cello School.