She is a flautist and teacher born in Los Angeles,
California, who studied at the California State University,
She became a member of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra
in 1974, which led to her becoming Principal Flautist in 1986. Often appearing as a soloist she has
appeared with several other orchestras that include the Detroit Symphony
and the National Arts Centre Orchestra and has worked in collaboration with
the harpist Judy Loman and the guitarist Norbert Kraft. Alongside her long-term work with
the TSO, she has also been the second flute at Denver Symphony and
co-principal flute of Aspen Chamber Symphony.
No stranger to the recording studio, she has appeared
on numerous albums which include Giuliani: Duets for Flute and Guitar
with Norbert Kraft, Dance of the Blessed Spirit with Judy Loman, Ravel:
Melodies with Catherine Robbins & Andre Laplante, Adeste Fidelis
with Gino & Louis Quilico, Judy Loman and the Toronto Symphony
Orchestra & Chorus as well as Chill With Bach, Flute Moments, Greig
for Meditation and Discover Your Genius among many others.
In the field of musical education she is currently on
the faculty of the Royal Conservatory of Music and is an Adjunct Associate
Professor in the Department of Music at the University of Toronto.
Toronto Symphony Orchestra Recordings
SMCD 5119 I (CD - Adeste Fidelis)
Toronto Symphony Orchestra and
Conductor - Jean Ashworth Bartle
Soloists - Louis and Gino