EMMA HOSPELHORN

Emma Hospelhorn is a flautist, multi-instrumentalist, improviser, and composer who is performing for the first time with Lookingglass Theatre. She is a member of Ensemble Dal Niente and is one half of The Machine Is Neither, where in addition to playing flute, she uses motion capture technology to make awesome sounds with a wave of her hand. She is the music director for Musical Bridges to Memory, a therapeutic intervention for patients with dementia and their families. She can be heard on recordings for a variety of labels including New World, New Focus, Trouble In Mind, Midwest Action, Addenda, Orindal, and Soft Power, and was a member of the Chicago Civic Orchestra from 2007-2009. Previous theatrical collaborations include stints with the Neo-Futurists and Silk Road Rising.

Bio as of 2019