Legendary "audiovisual sorceress" Freida Abtan is a Canadian multi-disciplinary artist inspired by sensory immersion. Her music ranges from acousmatic composition to industrial and pop-influenced experimental anthems. She has toured her music and visuals internationally as a solo artist and as a  floating member of the infamous band Nurse with Wound. Until recently, she spear-headed the Electronic Music, Computing, and Technology programme at Goldsmiths, University of London. She now teaches Electronic Music at Carnegie Mellon University.

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