On Brazilian music:

Autobiographical Piece:

"Jazz Journey"

in Pipeline

Newsletter of the Chicago Flute Club

Winter 2017, Volume XX, Issue 2

On Jazz

Journalistic Report:

"The Chicago Choro Club,"

in ​Pipeline

​Newsletter of the Chicago Flute Club

Spring 2016, Volume XIX, Issue 3

Jessica Valiente - Flutist, Recorderist

Artist Obituary:

"Passing Tones - In Memoriam: Dave Valentin, 1952-2017"

in Flutist Quarterly

Journal of the National Flute Association

Summer 2017, Volume 42, No. 4


​Jessica Valiente is a scholar, researching topics

in the areas of Cuban music, Brazilian music,

​jazz, and turn-of-the-century music of the

African Diaspora.  Click a title to be taken to an

​online journal or a pdf form of a publication.

On Cuban music:

Academic Journal Article

"The 19th-century French Five-Key Flute and the Modern Boehm-System Flute in Cuban Charanga"

in Flutejournal.com, June 8, 2016; revised May, 2022.

Book Review:

"Cuban Flute Style: Interpretation and Improvisation, by Sue Miller."

in Flutejournal.com, April 11, 2016