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Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti

Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti

Curator, Music

An experienced curator as well as a highly accomplished violist, composer, scholar, and educator, Lanzilotti begin her tenure at EMPAC starting in Fall 2019. She is developing the music residencies and commissions as well as performances and events in continuation of EMPAC’s artistic directions and with her own perspectives.

Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti has performed as a violist with many of the world’s leading new music ensembles, including the International Contemporary Ensemble, Ensemble Signal, Yarn/Wire, and Alarm Will Sound, as well as popular performers such as Björk, Joan Osborne, Devotchka, and She & Him. As a composer, Lanzilotti has been commissioned to create new works for the Noguchi Museum, the String Orchestra of Brooklyn, and the Borderlands Ensemble. A scholar of contemporary and experimental music, she has taught and written on the subject of “extended techniques” for classical musicians, penned program notes for the London Symphony Orchestra, and published in journals such as Music and Literature.

Main Image: Curator Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti performs at the Noguchi Museum with Ashley Jackson and Alice Teyssier in 2018. Photo: Don Stahl.

Events and Residencies

2021

Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Mary Kouyoumdjian with Alarm Will Sound and Kevork Mourad
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Mary Kouyoumdjian with Alarm Will Sound and Kevork Mourad

2020

Music/Sound, Talk
A talk with music curator Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti
Music/Sound, Talk
Caroline Shaw and Vanessa Goodman
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Caroline Shaw and Vanessa Goodman
Music/Sound, Talk, Commission
Pamela Z
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Miya Masaoka
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
King Britt & Saul Williams
Season
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Bora Yoon
Music/Sound, Work in Progress
Heartbeat Opera
Music/Sound, Residency
Heartbeat Opera
Music/Sound, Commission
Nina C. Young / American Brass Quintet
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Lesley Flanigan
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Nina C. Young
Season
Music/Sound, Commission, Residency
Maria Chávez

2019

Music/Sound, Residency
Lesley Flanigan
Music/Sound
Sarah Hennies
Music/Sound
Season