Sylvie Lacroix is a freelance flutist residing in Vienna. She performs primarily as a concert soloist and chamber musician. Particularly active in the field of contemporary music, she often works in collaboration with composers. Sylvie Lacroix is a founding member of “Klangforum Wien“ and performed with this ensemble until 1997.
She is frequently performing the most recent works for solo flute by Salvatore Sciarrino, K.K. Hübler, Chaya Czernowin and Bernhard Lang amongst others. She is a member of PHACE | CONTEMPORARY MUSIC and Trio AMOS – together with Krassimir Steven (Akkordeon) and Michael Moser (Violoncello).
From 1990 to 2006, she was particularly committed to working on pedagogic projects. During the course of this work she founded “Musikpalette”, a chamber music summer course for children and young people focusing on contemporary music.
A few years ago she also started working on her own compositions. She wrote works for chamber music as well as works for flute and electronic music – in collaboration with Alexander Stankovski and Florian Bogner.
Next to her interest in contemporary music, Sylvie Lacroix also has many years of experience in the field of historical performance practice. She is also a member of the baroque music ensemble„concerto viennese“.