Laura del Sol Jiménez
Flutist Laura del Sol Jiménez has won numerous awards throughout her career, highlighted by the expressiveness and poised technical accuracy of her performances. Currently based in Portland, ME Laura frequently performs as a soloist and chamber musician. She was a prizewinner in the Gran Premio de Santiago Flute competition in Chile, Colombia’s Concurso Universitario de Flauta de Bogotá, Ciudad de Bogotá Woodwind Competition, and selected five for the roster of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango Concert Series. Among her appearances as a soloist are with the Cali Philharmonic Orchestra, Marga-Marga Symphony, Caldas Symphonic Orchestra, Manhattan School of Music Philharmonia Orchestra, and Universidad Javeriana Symphony Orchestra. While living in Bogotá, Laura was frequently invited to play with the Colombia National Symphony Orchestra and the Bogotá Philharmonic Orchestra. Laura has been invited to international music festivals around the world and collaborated with groups such as Windscape and the Jupiter String Quartet. She currently is a doctoral candidate at the Manhattan School of Music where she studies with Linda Chesis and Michael Parloff.