The Dowse Duo
Grant Dowse and Sarah Brennan started playing as a duo in 2012. With a focus on contemporary flute and guitar works, they have played throughout the south-east of England, and have recently been short-listed for the 2014 Park Lane Group series. They are available for recitals, background music and workshops.
Grant started playing guitar in 1999 and is currently continuing his post graduate studies at Trinity Laban with Graham Devine with help from the Beatrice Taylor and Anne Driver trust scholarships.
Grant has played in solo and chamber music in a variety of festivals including London South Bank's Ether Festival, London Guitar Festival, Yoxford Arts Festival and Aujols Festival to name a few.
Grant has recorded in sessions notably for film composer James Horner. Passionate about music from South America, Grant is plays in a variety of ensembles playing music from the Andes through Brazil to Venezuela, also playing indigenous instruments such as cuatro, charango and quena.
The Trinity Flute Duo
Sarah Brennan and Anna Ter Haar started playing as a flute duo in 2014, after studying together on the Masters programme at Trinity Laban. They are a fun and engaging flute duo who offer a light-hearted but impressive recital programme or equally a programme of beautiful music to fit any event.
Sideris Wind Quintet
Sarah currently plays flute in the Sideris Quintet. The quintet is made up of graduates from the Royal Academy, Royal Welsh College and Trinity Colleges of Music. They are available to play at any events or functions.
Example Repertoire Lists
Telemann 12 Fantasies for flute
Philip Selby Spirit of the Earth
Bach Cello suites for Alto Flute
Bach Violin sonatas and Partitas for Alto Flute
Lauro for flute music of Antonio Lauro / carranged for solo flute by Paquito D'Rivera
Bowen Soliloquy and Frolic
Piazzolla Tango Etudes for solo flute
Marco Grandos Two Venezuelan etudes : for solo flute
James Moody's Greatest transcribed flute solos
Mike Mower Doing Time (10 jazz pieces with CD backing) (these are great)
Mike Mower Finger Busters (5 virtuosic jazz pieces with CD backing) (these are great too!)
Mike Mower 20 Commandments (solo flute)
Flute and guitar
Tower Snow Dreams
Stephen Goss First Milonga Last Tango
Villa-Lobos Distribuicao de Flores
Roberto Sierra Chronicles of Discovery
Robert Beaser Mountain Songs
Astor Piazzolla L’Histoire du Tango
Astor Piazzolla Liebertango
Christopher Caliendo Impulso
Tulio Peramo Cantos del Caribe
Pujol Suite Buenos Aires
Satie Gymnopedies nos 1 -3
Winters Ghost Dances
Bennett Thomas Sketches
Houghton From the Dreaming
Takemitsu Toward the Sea (alto fl.)
Cowie Spell Checks
Flute and Piano
Carl Vine Sonata
Gaubert Sonatas 1,2 & 3