Alice Bennett is a Melbourne-based flautist with a keen interest in contemporary Australian music and exploratory improvisation.
After completing a Bachelor of Music with Honours at Monash University, Alice travelled to Austria for the impuls 8th International Ensemble and Composers Academy for Contemporary Music in 2013 where she studied contemporary flute techniques with Eva Furrer, and improvisation with Manon-Liu Winter and Frank Gratkowski.
Alice has premiered new works by Houston Dunleavy, Peter Senchuk, Vaughan McAlley, Mitchell Mollison, and Katia Tiutiunnik, and has received funding from the Australia Council for the Arts. She is an active committee member of the Victorian Flute Guild and performs with contemporary ensemble Faux Foe.
Alice is a founder and President of Tilde New Music and Sound Art Inc. and is Co-Artistic Director and Producer of the Tilde New Music Festival and Academy.