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Katie Down is a sound artist, flutist, and multi-instrumentalist based in New York. 

Katie's music intersects the realms of sound art, free improvisation,  folk, Jazz, and "world" music. She performs on homemade and found object instruments including glass percussion and steel cello and is a composer and sound designer. Katie has created numerous sound scores for theatre, dance, and independent films. Her sound designs for theatre and dance have garnered her Drama Desk nominations and the award for best sound design from The Connecticut Critic's Circle. She is the recipient of several grants, residencies, and commissions including the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation, The Jerome Foundation, BAM, Watermill, Chashama, Music Omi, and Meet the Composer.  Katie is a member of the music faculty at SUNY New Paltz and is a licensed creative arts therapist. Her private practice, 

SoundWell Creative Arts Therapy, offers trainings, clinical supervision and events. 

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