Colleen Muriel (M.A. [music], B. Music, F.R.S.M., F.T.C.L., A.R.C.T.) is a Canadian composer and flautist living in London, England. Her music has been performed and recorded in Canada, the USA, UK, Western Europe, Bulgaria, Australia, Asia (including Vietnam and Japan), and Brazil.
Her music has also been featured on a number of radio stations in the UK and Canada and performed at The 15th London New Wind Festival; Sonic Boom (Vancouver Pro Musica); Women Composers Festival of Hartford, USA; Diamond Jubilee Concert (in honour of Queen Elizabeth's 50 year reign - London); and Music Fest Aberystwyth, Wales.
She has written and/or arranged well over 600 pieces of music for various instruments and ensembles ranging in style from simple folk melodies to the avant-garde. These works include chamber music (instrumental), a chamber opera, choir music, string quartets, solo music for piano, flute, singers as well as folk music and hymn tunes.
She has published 68 books of sheet music and released 14 CDs, all containing original compositions and/or arrangements. These all sell on a number of sites including Tutti Classical Music, Amazon, All Flutes Plus and her own website.
Her music can be found in The National Library of Canada, The British Library, The Bodleian Library Oxford University, The Cambridge University Library, National Library of Scotland, National Library of Wales and Trinity College, Dublin and The Library Fondazione Adkins Chiti Donne in Musica, (Italy).