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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Alexander, Ilke Lea - F - South Africa 

 
 

 

Biography

Ilke Lea Alexander is a flautist, composer and teacher in Johannesburg, South Africa. She completed her Bachelor of Music degree at the University of the Witwatersrand in 2011 where she double specialised in composition and flute performance. Ilke has a keen and growing interest in contemporary composition as well as extended techniques on the flute, and has travelled to New York to have masterclasses with leading avande garde flautist Robert Dick. Playing as part of the MIAGI Youth Orchestra in 2014, Ilke’s composition “Other Kudoda” was premiered at the Berliner Philharmonie, and performed in other prestigious venues such as the Concertgebouw and the Laeiszhalle in Hamburg. Ilke has played in the experimental chamber music band; “The Prisoners of Strange”, led by renowned South African bassist Carlo Mombelli, an adventure which saw her slowly discover the world of improvisational music. Ilke has a passion for music education and was a recipient of the ABRSM Centenary grant in 2012, which allowed her to pursue a semester of studies in pedagogy in the UK. Furthering her education she attended an Orff Schulwerk summer course in San Francisco in 2013 and 2014. Ilke is a founder and currently a co-director of the “Music Enlightenment Project” which is situated in the Braamfontein CBD, and aims to provide underprivileged school children with the opportunity to learn and experience life through the mediums of music and dance.

 

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  • Gender: 
    F
  • Citizenship: 
    South Africa
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