Duo Amantis

 Photo by John Hartman
 

Biography:

DUO AMANTIS is a ground-breaking, virtuoso flute and guitar chamber music ensemble that specializes in music of the 20th and 21st centuries, new works created in collaboration with living composers, and imaginative transcription of masterpieces from the Western canon. Founded in 2006 at the California Institute of the Arts, Duo Amantis is known for its adventurous programming of serious chamber music presented with breathtaking artistry and total artistic commitment. The duo has performed at many notable venues and concert series including, REDCAT, Los Angeles Sonic Odyssey, the 44th Annual National Flute Association Convention, Duke University, Yellow House Concerts Santa Barbara, the Alfred Newman Recital Hall, the California Institute of the Arts, the Interlochen Center for the Arts, the University of Oregon, Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory, the Pacific Palisades Chamber Music Series, the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, and Loyola University Chicago.


Their first album, featuring 21st-century music for flute and guitar by Bogdanovic, Tadić, Ourkouzounov, and Holmes is going to be released by Doberman-Yppan in 2018. Duo Amantis is represented by Aranjuez Artists.

www.duoamantis.com