Jane plays up to 12 different classical and ethnic flutes in a unique program
Jane Rutter is a classical free spirit who uses the flute as a voice, a tool of magical communication. In this intimate evening, Jane plays solo silver, gold, wooden, bamboo, ebony flutes and Irish whistles. The program includes Baroque Fantasies, Indian Ragas, Contemporary Incantations, and the Jean-Jacques Rousseau solo flute version of Spring by Vivaldi, with haunting, meditative works by Telemann, Debussy, Ross Edwards, Jane Rutter and more. Prose by Shakespeare, Patrick White, Anaïs Nin.
- Venue Format
- Theatre, Hall
- Technical Rating
- Touring Party
- 1 Artist + (1 x SM optional)
Venue supplied Lights and Sound including operators
Australian Flutist Jane Rutter, awarded the prestigious French medal Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres in 2016 is a classical trailblazer who has devoted her life to French flute playing with a career of longevity that spans decades. (‘Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters’ is a French award of recognition for significant contributions to Arts & Literature.)
Due to her French heritage, when she plays, her flute transcends traditional limits. With 23 solo albums under her belt, Miss Rutter has played from The Sydney Opera House Concert Hall to Sydney’s iconic Tilbury Hotel.
Jane is a Renaissance woman, a fearless classical trailblazer who has pioneered the trend of taking fine classical music to the people in varied venues. She is considered a major influence in the world of classical music.
The soundtrack album to Jane’s Film An Australian in Paris Homage to French Flute (DVD), reached #No 1 in the Classical charts and was nominated for an ARIA (Australian Grammy) award. Her album French Kiss also reached #No 1 in the ARIA charts.
Miss Rutter currently performs worldwide as a soloist, gives masterclasses, and is producer and Artistic Director of Live at Lunch, The Concourse, Chatswood, and of The Karnak Playhouse.
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Unique Selling Point
Classical free spirit and brilliant flautist Jane Rutter is renowned by audiences worldwide for her onstage warmth, technical brilliance, and inspired, dynamic performing skills.
Instruments of the breath are closest to the heart. To make music from the act of breathing-it’s the earliest form of alchemy! We turn the breath that keeps us alive into the music that feeds our soul.
- Jane Rutter
Email and online marketing, press releases, social media engagement, radio and TV interviews, as well as autographed show CD prize giveaways.
Availability of Masterclass music workshops with Jane Rutter and the students / teachers of local high schools and tertiary institutions of the presenter's community, followed by an opportunity for participants to perform an item in the performance program with Jane Rutter.
Jane does a meet-and-greet post show for audiences and is happy to sign autographs, pose for photos, and reminisce with fans. CDs are always available for purchase to remember the show long after the house lights go up.
Where possible Jane will also hold unique Masterclass workshops for music students and teachers, providing them with one-on-one time with an internationally acclaimed performer and recording artist .Renowned for her great teaching skills, Jane brings her vision, passion and dedication to music students, teaching them how to practice and how to find their own musical voice. Participants may have the opportunity to perform onstage with Jane during the live performance.