Jane Hazelwood studied at the Sydney Conservatorium with Alexandru Todicescu.
From 1983 to 1986, she furthered her studies with Wolfram Christ in Berlin where she played regularly as a casual with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
In 1986 Jane returned to Australia to become Principal violist of the Australian Chamber Orchestra. From 1990 to 1995 she was Lecturer in Strings at the Victorian College of the Arts.
She is currently a member of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and plays as a guest artist with various chamber music ensembles.