Linda Chase is a composer and flutist.
She has composed for the American Repertory Theatre Institute in Cambridge, and has been a featured composer/performer in concerts throughout the Boston area. Her other compositions include a musical journey of poetry by based on the works of 13th-century poet Jelaluddin Balkhi.
Chase has previously led pre-concert lectures for Wynton Marsalis and Dave Brubeck, published the review "Betty Carter: 'She Could Be Painting Sound'"in Sojourner: The Women's Forum, and received a grant from the AAUW, the nation's leading voice promoting education and equity for women and girls.
Diploma, Berklee College of Music. B.A., Expressive Arts, Evergreen State College. M.M., Contemporary Improvisation, New England Conservatory. Studies with Ran Blake, Michael Gandolfi, and Peter Row. Also faculty of Berklee College of Music.
Photo by Andrew Hurlbut