Alexandra Spence


Alexandra Spence is a sound artist/musician from Sydney, Australia. She works within the fields of composition, improvised music, and sound installation.

Alex is interested in the relationship between humans and their sonic environments, in the connection between sound and its context, and the idea of listening as an active practice. Her work favours subtlety, quietude and unusual sound sources.

Alex has performed and presented work in concerts, festivals, symposiums and galleries in Australia, Canada, and Europe, including the Women In Sound Women On Sound forum: Educating Girls in Sound, Lancaster, UK; Destroy Vancouver, CA; Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium, CA; the FKL Symposium, Besenello, IT; and the NOW Now Festival, Sydney, AU. Alex is a MFA candidate at Simon Fraser University.