grounded in research...

Besides being an active performer on clarinet and bass clarinet, Laura has lectured in music, creativity and collaboration at numerous universities including Harvard, Stanford, University of California at Berkeley, Davis and San Diego, Rice University, University of Chicago, BYU, Istanbul Bilgi University, SUNY Buffalo, and most recently at the Mozarteum in Salzburg. 

Research area include: 

  • Using the body and gesture to create non-habitual raw material in music (an original process developed as a guest fellow at Southampton University, UK).
  • Sensors, wireless controllers and new technologies in residencies at STEIM in Amsterdam and CNMAT at UC Berkeley
  • Theatrical music for instrumentalists
  •  Integration of voice and instrumental performance practice