Saturday 7 May
Conservatorium Theatre

The Crossbows Showcase concerts will display chamber ensembles across all genres.

Australian Piano Duo – Vicky Yang & Maggie Chen

Taimana Ensemble – Emma Armstrong (flute), David Jenkin (piano)
Program: S. Prokofiev – Sonata for flute and piano
I Moderato
II Scherzo
III Andante
IV Allegro con brio

About Emma Armstrong
Australian flautist Emma Armstrong is highly involved in chamber music and teaching activities. Emma was awarded a Master of Arts with Distinction from the Royal Academy of Music where she studied with Michael Cox, Principal Flute of the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Emma completed her undergraduate studies in Canberra at the Australian National University School of Music with Virginia Taylor and Vernon Hill, two of Australia’s most distinguished performers and teachers.

About David Jenkin
David Jenkin was born in New Zealand, and moved to Brisbane, Australia in 2007 to study at the Queensland Conservatorium with Oleg Stepanov. He completed Bachelors and Masters degrees in Brisbane, and was awarded numerous prizes for both solo and collaborative playing. David performed widely across Brisbane as a chamber musician during his time there.

Jordan Pineda & Phoebe Sinclair

Program: Vincent Plush – Bakery Hill Rising

Sophia Koop Performance (Popular Music)

About Sophie Koop
Sophia Koop is an upcoming  18 year old pop artist, who’s mesmerising performances will captivate you from the moment she steps on stage.  If Sia and Beyonce had a daughter, Sophia Koop would  be their only child.

 With her rich and soulful vocals, comes forth an explosion of new age pop music – one that will mesmerise you from the moment you hear it. One taste of what she can deliver, and you’ll be hypnotised by the pleasure and excitement of her new sound – which will be all you can live for.