Saturday 7 May
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
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.