Kiri Sollis

Performance Teaching Fellow
Classical Flute

Kiri Sollis is flautist for The Griffyn Ensemble, one of Australia's most innovative contemporary chamber ensembles, and specialises on piccolo and contemporary chamber music.  Kiri has performed over 50 Australian premieres and over 15 world premieres as chamber musician and soloist, including the Australian premiere of David Bedford's Recorder Concerto which she adapted for flute, piccolo, alto and bass flutes; and the world premiere of Michael Sollis' Perelandra Piccolo Concerto.  Kiri has toured and recorded extensively with the Griffyn Ensemble and as freelance flutist, and has performed and recorded with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.  She frequently performs on alto flute, piccolo, and recorder.

Kiri has over fourteen years of teaching experience and as mentor for chamber musicians.  In 2008 she launched the Griffyn Mentoring Project which was shortlisted for an Australian Classical Music Award for Services to Education.

 

 

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