Why 4 tempi?
Because they are, first of all, four flautists that met in the class of the international flautist Marc Grauwels at the Royal Conservatoire of Mons, Belgium. Working with the maestro has guided them in searching for a common way to express musical excellence. They have worked with a diversified repertoire originally written for flute but also with arrangements and transcriptions, being as much at ease with classical as with contemporary music.
Because they are four nationalities, four cultures and four horizons. This cultural diversity is the core of the originality of the quartet. Its force, its essence, as it draws in not one but four different and complementary roots.
Because there are four sounds that complement, combine and mix to form the sound identity of the ensemble. Flute, alto flute, piccolo and shinobue…. Four breaths within the same harmony. Angéline is also a professional lyrical soprano and she mixes her virtuoso, soprano voice with the flutes of her partners……
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