Jane Rutter

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Jane Rutter
Born (1958-11-02) 2 November 1958 (age 63)
Australia
GenresClassical, jazz, pop
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsFlute
Websitewww.janerutter.com

Jane Rutter (born 2 November 1958) is an Australian flautist. Her repertoire encompasses classical, jazz, and pop music.[1]

Career[edit]

Rutter specializes in the French Flute School.[2]

She has lectured at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and formed the chamber group POSH.[3] Rutter has performed worldwide.[3] She has released over twenty solo albums.[3]

Awards and honors[edit]

In 2016, Rutter was awarded the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.[4][5]

Personal life[edit]

Rutter lives in Sydney with her family.[6] Outside music, she supports green causes. In 2011 her stepsister took her to court over their father's estate.[7]

Selected discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Title Details
Posh
(as Posh)
  • Released: 1981
  • Format: Cass, LP
Chamberfunk
(as The Posh)
  • Released: 1988
  • Label: Jarra Hill Records (JHR 2007)
  • Format: Cass, LP
Nocturnes & Préludes For Flute
  • Released: 1989
  • Label: WEA (256981.1)
  • Format: CD, Cass, LP
Mozart's Flute
  • Released: 1990
  • Label: ABC Classics (4766477)
  • Format: CD, Cass, LP
Apasionada
  • Released: 1992
  • Label: BMG (7432115202)
  • Format: CD
Blo
  • Released: 1996
  • Label: Philips (454 558-2)
  • Format: CD
Romancing the Flute
  • Released: 1998
  • Label: Philips (465 061-2)
  • Format: CD
Verse 1
  • Released: 1999
  • Label: Jane Rutter
  • Format: CD
The Very Best of
  • Released: 2003
  • Label: Wizard (WIZCDL20002)
  • Format: CD
Brazil
(with Slava Grigoryan)
  • Released: 2004
  • Label: ABC Classics (476 1560)
  • Format: CD, digital download
Embraceable You
(with Adelaide Symphony Orchestra)
  • Released: 2007
  • Label: ABC Classics
  • Format: CD, digital download
An Australian in Paris
  • Released: 2012
  • Label: ABC Classics (476 4837)
  • Format: CD, digital download
Fire and Water: An Irish Fantasy
  • Released: 2017
  • Label: ABC Classics
  • Format: CD, digital download
French Kiss
  • Released: 2017
  • Label: ABC Classics
  • Format: CD, digital download

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fowler, Sharon (8 December 2007). "Jane Rutter - The Australian". The Australian. Retrieved 18 February 2009.
  2. ^ "Jane Rutter". ABC Music. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  3. ^ a b c "Jane Rutter". www.janerutter.com. Retrieved 19 January 2020.
  4. ^ McPherson, Angus (14 September 2016). "Jane Rutter to be honoured by the French Government". Limelight magazine. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  5. ^ McGrane, Danielle (28 November 2016). "French knighthood for flautist Jane Rutter". news.com.au. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  6. ^ Georgina Cooke, My Perfect Weekend: Jane Rutter July 1 2014.
  7. ^ Janet Fife-Yeomans, Battles of wills doesn't pay the bills, The Daily Telegraph, December 24, 2011 .

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