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Inspiring Women’s Network International Women’s Day Celebration 2019

Friday , 8 March 2019, 7pm, Truro Baptist Church, Cornwall,UK

 Join us for an evening of inspiring talks with guest speakers Ginnie Odetayo, Helen Tanner, & Samantha Davidson; stunning performances by Flautist Jessica Quiñones, Bollywood Dancer Charlotte Richards & Spoken Word Poet Taziri Lilli; and a delicious three-course dinner. 

Featuring flute music written by Binette Lipper from her piece ‘Four Glimpses of Night’ for solo flute and also French composer Cecile Chaminade. For more about this event and to attend, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2247216802197770/


Spinning the Light: A flute and piano recital to greet the summer sun 

Sunday, 23 June 2019, 4pm
 An afternoon recital at King Charles the Martyr Church, 33 Church St, Falmouth,  TR11 3DX, Cornwall, UK. Free entry with voluntary collection at the door in aide of CMST.

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 7:30pm
Evening recital as part of the 2019 Golowan Festival Concerts at St Mary’s Church, 32 Chapel St, Penzance TR18 4AQ, Cornwall, UK. Tickets at the door, £8

Description: International performers Jessica Quiñones (USA, flute) and Petros Bouras (Greece, piano) will be playing uplifting sounds to bring in the summer solstice, from classical works to tangos to modern tunes. This engaging programme of music celebrates the theme of the summer light and is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face!

Including the works: Including the works: Clair de Lune by Debussy, Black Anemones by David Schwantner, To Greet the Sun by Katherine Hoover, Doodle and Flight by Mike Mower, Orange Dawn by Ian Clarke, Undine Sonata for Flute and Piano by Carl Reinecke and tangos by Astor Piazzolla…plus more!

Pianist Petros Bouras was born in Athens, Greece. As an international performer he has been a concerto soloist with the Greek National Orchestra and has delivered numerous recitals and chamber music concerts in USA, Switzerland, Germany, UK, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Armenia, Luxembourg and Poland in various concert halls. He recently became the first Greek pianist to perform on Gulangyu, the piano island of China. This year he has recently recorded an album for Naxos with the Galan Trio, consisting of the principal string players of the Greek National Opera’s Orchestra. This is his second recital visit to Cornwall, where he will be performing a series of recitals with Jessica. For more about Petros, please see https://www.facebook.com/galantrio

Any questions about the event? Please feel free to contact Jessica at jqflute@gmail.com or 07910371519

Falmouth Week Concert Series, Lunchtime Concert: Repertoire for flute and piano with Paul Comeux 

Wednesday, 18 August 2019, 12pm.  
A lunchtime recital as part of the Falmouth Week concerts. King Charles the Martyr Church, 33 Church St, Falmouth,  TR11 3DXF, Cornwall, UK. Join Jessica and Paul for a lunchtime concert featuring beautiful flute and piano music. Free entry with voluntary collection at the door in aide of CMST.


 

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St.Ives Festival 2019: ¡Hurra! Latin American Music for flute and guitar with Jessica Quiñones and Mark Eden

Friday, 27th September, 2019, 8pm. St. Ia Church, St. Ive’s, 15 St Andrew’s St, Saint Ives, TR26 1AH, Cornwall, UK.

International performers Jessica Quiñones (flute) and Mark Eden (guitar) will be playing sounds straight from Latin America, including tangos, choros, sambas and bossas. This programme is guaranteed to soften the autumn chill and joyfully warm you from the inside out. Including works by Piazzolla, Machado, Villa Lobos, and Assad.

 


Deepen your flute playing. Refresh your musicality. Rejuvenate by the sea.

The Nourished Flautist Retreat is a long weekend created to help nourish your body, soul, mind and flute playing! Pamper yourself while also working on your flute skills with Jessica. Let the sea air blow out those cobwebs and rejuvenate both your soul and your fluting in the iconic coastal village of St. Agnes on Cornwall’s north coast.

Sea Air. Coastal views. Cornish Charm. Soulful teaching. Shiatsu Massage, Yoga. Expert Advice. 1:1 flute lessons + small group settings. It’s all included. Yep, even the cream tea.

Retreat Dates offered:

11th July – 14th July 2019- SOLD OUT

15th – 18th August 2019- SOLD OUT

19th – 22nd September 2019

24th – 27th October 2019

It is our desire to offer an exceptional flute experience in a beautiful scenic setting that aims to nurtures all aspects of your musicianship— from the soulful to the creative, to the corporeal to the practical. With expert practitioners to help different aspects of your playing, we design everything that we offer you in our sessions to support your (joyful, glorious, life-affirming, and inspired!) music making to be at the heart of all that we offer you.

For more details and to register your place,  please see www.bohofluteretreats.com