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Department Faculty

Lindsey Goodman

Flute Instructor

MM, Northwesterm University


Lindsey Goodman is known for her “generous warmth of tone and a fluid virtuosity” (Charleston Gazette), and for her “impressive artistry” (Tribune-Review), “agility, and emotion” (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette). Renowned for her “brilliant”, “bravura performances” (Tribune-Review) “played with conviction” (New York Times), “flair, and emotion” (Gazette), Ms. Goodman is in high demand as a soloist, chamber collaborator, orchestral musician, recording artist, teacher, and clinician around the country.

A strong advocate for living composers and electroacoustic works, man is in h debut solo CD, reach through the sky, is available on New Dynamic Records, and she is an active commissioner of new pieces, having given over one-hundred world premieres. Ms. Goodman has performed solo and chamber concerts, taught masterclasses, and given presentations at series, festivals, and universities across three countries, including at Carnegie Hall (NYC), Eastman School of Music (NY), University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (OH), Edinburgh Festival Fringe (UK), New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, Google headquarters (PA), and several National and Canadian Flute Association conventions. Lindsey has given three professional New York City recitals, performed concertos from Mozart to commissioned works in the United States and Canada, and been featured in live and recorded radio broadcasts on stations across the country. Her second solo album will be distributed by Naxos in 2018, and Goodman can be heard in solo, chamber, vocal, and orchestral performances on the New World, Navona, and Albany labels, among others. Ms. Goodman is also a classically-trained mezzo-soprano.

Ms. Goodman is principal flutist of the West Virginia and River Cities Symphony Orchestras, solo flutist of the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, and adjunct lecturer at  and Marietta College and West Virginia State University. She is also a founding member of PANdemonium4 flute quartet, ASSEM3LY flute, piano, and percussion trio, Leviathan flute, cello, and piano trio, and Chrysalis singing flutist and singing pianist duo. A student of Walfrid Kujala and Robert Langevin, Ms. Goodman received degrees from the Manhattan School of Music and Northwestern and Duquesne Universities. She resides in Ohio with her husband, percussionist and educator Chris Carmean, and their dog Jack

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