Sibel Pensel, ambassador of the French flute throughout the world, has just been decorated by the "Société d'Encouragement au Progrès" (which honors Nobel Prize winners, successful researchers and artists) on October 2016 at the "Ecole Militaire" in Paris.
She gives master classes and concerts in many countries such as Turkey, Russia, China, Corea, Japan, the United States, Brasilia, Ecuador and Europe. She recorded several CDs with the "Le chant de Linos" label.
She is invited as jury member for both Superior Conservatories' selections and "International Nicolet Flute Competition" in China, the International Biwako Flute Competition in Japan, the Terras de la Salette in Portugal, and the Varna in Bulgaria.
President of the French association "A travers la flute", she organizes flute festivals, and the renowned "International Flute Competition Maxence Larrieu".
Professor at the National Conservatory of Nice and the Bachelor's Degree, Sibel Pensel receives young talents of all nationalities.