Lesley composes acoustic and electroacoustic music, and her works have been performed and workshopped across North America and Europe by various ensembles including the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), Arditti String Quartet, Sound Icon, Land’s End Ensemble, Ensemble Resonance, Ensemble contemporain de Montréal, L’Orchestre de la Francophonie, Ensemble l’Arsenale, Strata Ensemble, the Violet Collective, and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Lesley earned her Doctorate in Composition at Boston University studying under Joshua Fineberg, and is the co-founder of the Boston-based Acoustic Uproar concert series. She currently lives in Calgary, AB.
January 20, 2018 in Calgary - Premiere of cute, meaningless by Veronique Mathieu and Stephanie Chua. Details here.
March 24, 2018 in Toronto - from within, Caution Tape Sound Collective at Array Music. Details here.
June 9, 2018 in Calgary - Premiere of a new work by the Land's End Ensemble. Details here.
December 2018 in Santiago, Spain - Premiere of a new work for Vertixe Sonora, to be performed at the Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea.