Lauren Cauley Kalal
Flawless” (Critical Dance), “simply amazing,” and “spellbinding.” (Rochester Fringe Festival), violinist Lauren Cauley Kalal enjoys a diverse career performing as both soloist and chamber musician. Passionate about the evolution of contemporary music, Lauren has worked with numerous established composers the likes of Samuel Adler, Hans Abrahamsen, Beat Furrer, Michael Gordon, Georg Friedrich Haas, and Philippe Leroux, as well as with dozens of young, emerging composers. She has given premieres at Carnegie Hall, the Library of Congress, Rodolfinum, and the Mozarteum. Lauren has performed at festivals such as Bang on a Can Summer Festival, Darmstadt Internationale Ferienkurse für Neue Musik, Impuls, June in Buffalo, Klangspuren Schwaz, and New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival. She has appeared with Ensemble Signal, Talea Ensemble, Periapsis Music & Dance, and the [Switch~ Ensemble]. Lauren received her BM and MM from the Eastman School of Music, with additional studies at the Bauhaus Universität and the International Ensemble Modern Academy in Austria.