Cat Hope is a multidisciplinary artist based in Perth, Western Australia whose work is grounded in sound. Trained as a classical flautist she later moved to bass playing, noise, improvisation, rock, video art and installation.
She is a passionate performer and researcher with an active international publication and touring schedule, as a soloist, academic and in her groups Abe Sada, Decibel and sound art collective Metaphonica.
Her research interests include low-frequency sound, film music, WA new music archiving and the relationship between acoustic and electronic instruments. She is featured in “Women of Note”, a book on Australian Women Composers written by Rosalind Appleby, and is currently Professor of Music at Monash University.