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Spinning the Light Penzance: A flute and piano recital for the summer

Artist: Jessica Quinones, flute

Venue: St Mary’s Church, 32 Chapel St, Penzance TR18 4AQ,

Date: June 22, 2019

Start time: 7.30pm

Spinning the Light Penzance: A flute and piano recital for the summer

Presenting an evening recital as part of the 2019 Golowan Festival Concert series:
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: 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!

Location: St Mary’s Church, 32 Chapel St, Penzance TR18 4AQ, Cornwall, UK. Tickets at the door, £8

Beer and Wine will be available for purchase at the interval with proceeds to help the upkeep of St. Mary’s Church.
Short Bios:

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

American Flautist Jessica Quiñones is originally from the hot and dry deserts of New Mexico, USA. As a classical flautist with conservatoire training, she is an international performer across a variety of musical styles. She holds a PhD in flute performance and ethnomusicology, which has seen her play flute in numerous settings, including tango in Argentina and Bollywood tracks across India. In 2019 she has recently released a solo album of Astor Piazzolla’s Flute Works. She currently resides in St. Agnes, Cornwall, and gives regular performances and workshops across the UK, runs specialist music courses, and has an active teaching studio. For more about Jessica, please see


Any questions about the event? Please feel free to contact Jessica at or 07910371519