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EMM: October 11-13, 2018 @ Lewis University

2018 EMM Guest Artist: Margaret Lancaster

"New-music luminary" (The New York Times), Margaret Lancaster (flutes) also works as an actor, dancer, amateur furniture designer and has built a large repertoire of interactive, cross-disciplinary solo works that employ electronics and mixed media. Performance highlights include Lincoln Center Festival, Spoleto Festival USA, Santa Fe New Music, Art Basel/Miami, Edinburgh Festival, NIME/Copenhagen, Tap City, and the 7-year global run of OBIE-winning Mabou Mines Dollhouse (Helene). A member of Either/Or, Ensemble Ipse, and Fisher Ensemble, guest appearances include Argento, American Modern Ensemble, and the New York Philharmonic. Lancaster has appeared as a lecturer/soloist at many sites including Stanford, Dartmouth, Princeton, Columbia, Bennington, and the National Flute Association, has recorded on New World Records, World Edition, Naxos, Innova, Tzadik, and Mode and was selected to participate in Meet the Composer's New Works for Soloist Champions project. Recent collaborations include projects with Jean-Baptiste Barriére and Kaija Saariaho, ArmitageGone!Dance, the US premiere of Stockhausen's KLANG cycle, and touring Morton Feldman's 5 hour epic For Philip Guston. For more information, visit margaretlancaster.com