Архивы: Team Members

Nestor Torres

Standing on the shoulders of flute giants from worlds as diverse as Rampal & Galway in Classical Music; Richard Egues’ Cuban Charanga style; rocker Ian Anderson’s Jethro Tull; Herbie Mann and — most influential of all — Hubert Laws as pioneers of Jazz Flute, Latin Grammy Award winning Nestor Torres’ rhythmic and mellifluous flute sound remains apart in a class all by itself. His 14 recordings as a soloist; 4 Latin Grammy nominations, one Grammy nomination and one…

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Maxence Larrieu

Maxence Larrieu was born in Marseille on October 27th 1934. He’s one of the best representative men of the French flute school. He was taught by Joseph Rampal and belongs to the Rampal’s flute school, with Jean-Pierre Rampal and Alain Marion. He obtains the first flute prize with Gaston Crunelle (1951), and also the chamber music first prize of the National Superior Music College of Paris (1953). He also won the…

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Hubert Laws

Internationally renowned flutist Hubert Laws is one of the few classical artists who has also mastered jazz, pop, and rhythm-and-blues genres; moving effortlessly from one repertory to another. He has appeared as a soloist with the New York Philharmonic under Zubin Mehta, with the orchestras of Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, Cleveland, Amsterdam, Japan, Detroit and with the Stanford String Quartet. He has given annual performances at Carnegie Hall, and…

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Marina Piccinini

“Ms. Piccinini is the Heifetz of the Flute.”

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Gareth McLearnon

Gareth McLearnon is an internationally renowned and multi-award-winning flutist, composer, arranger and educator who travels the globe every year leading a diverse, innovative, creative and exciting musical career. Originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland, he attended the Guildhall School of Music & Drama from 1999-2003 and is currently based in London. Gareth’s professional career started early — playing his first professional orchestral concerts aged 17. At 19 he began to play professionally in London’s…

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Sergey Zhuravel

Родился в Москве. Музыкой начал заниматься с 9 лет на флейте. В 2009 году окончил Московскую среднюю специальную музыкальную школу имени Гнесиных по классу флейты (преп. Чепуриной М.А.). В 2014 закончил Московскую государственную консерваторию имени П.И. Чайковского (класс профессора, заслуженного артиста РСФСР Голышева А.М.) и продолжил обучение в ассистентуре-стажировке. В 2012 году удостоился звания лауреата II степени «IV международного конкурса…

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Emily Beynon

Emily Beynon is principal flute of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam. Born in Wales, she began her flute studies as a junior at the Royal College of Music with Margaret Ogonovsky and then went on to study with William Bennett at the Royal Academy and with Alain Marion in Paris. Equally at home in front of the orchestra as in…

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Erin Bouriakov

Erin Bouriakov is an international soloist, chamber musician, lecturer and a teacher. She has appeared as a soloist with many orchestras worldwide, served as a principal flute of the Seoul Philharmonic Co. and has played for many years at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. She often performs, records and teaches together with her husband Denis Bouriakov (www.bouriakov.com). Erin is…

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Jurgen Franz

Jürgen Franz studied flute with Vladislav Brunner in Frankfurt and with Jean Claude Gérard in Stuttgart . Further studies brought him to Maxence Larrieu and Sir James Galway. Jürgen Franz became a member of the Bielefeld Philharmonic Orchestra and was first flute in the Stuttgart Philharmonic Orchestra. Since August 2000 he is a member of the radio orchestra NDR in…

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Emmanuel Pahud

Emmanuel Pahud (January 27, 1970) is a French and Swiss flute player. He was born in Geneva, Switzerland. His father is of French and Swiss background and his mother is French. The Berlin-based flautist is most known for his baroque and classical flute repertory. Pahud was born into an non-musical family. As a young boy living in Italy, the sounds…

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