Alicia maintains a vibrant  studio of private students at her home studio in NE Seattle as well as coaching the flutists at Eckstein and Robert Eagle StaffMiddle Schools, Roosevelt High School and Lakeside Middle and Upper schools and has been the flute coach of the of Seattle Youth Symphony Summer Music program in Shoreline  for the past two years.

An active performer, Alicia has performed with the Seattle Symphony, Seattle Opera, Pacific NW Ballet, Paramount Theatre and Fifth Avenue Theatre orchestras, most recently having performed Wicked at the Paramount Theater and with the Seattle Symphony for the Harry Potter Prizoner of Azcaban performances at Benaroya Hall.  She is an experienced orchestral studio recording artist on flute, piccolo, alto flute and bass flute. She has also been called to play pennywhistle, recorder, ethnic flutes and pan pipes in her 30 year career as a professional flutist.

 

She was principal flute with the Bellevue Philharmonic for 12 years with whom she was featured performing the Ibert Concerto. 

 

In 1992 Alicia commisioned and performed "Sprindrift" for piccolo and piano by composer Ken Benshoof.

 

She received her Bachelor of Music (summa cum laude) and Master of Music in flute performance from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music.