Bonnie Lander is avant-garde soprano, violinist, free improviser, and composer based in San Diego, California. As a performer and composer Bonnie specializes in absurd, fast paced, expressive, and theatrical works for voice. In the past few years Bonnie has developed a series of graphic scores called Objects in Space, multi-channel installations, and created a series of intense, theatrical series of works called Inside Voices. These works revolve around the theme of experiencing the voices, noise, and emotional narratives in the performer's mind. Premiered in 2013 as a performance piece for multichannel voice and live improvisation Bonnie was commissioned to write the second chapter of Inside Voices entitled Coping Mechanisms by Rhymes With Opera. This piece will premiere in 2017 both in San Diego and New York City.