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Professor Emeritus
Continuing Education, Music
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107
Specialty:music theory, early music, Baroque flute
Biography:Ambrose is director of the UVM Lane Series, a professor of music theory and former chair of UVM's Music Department. A scholar and performer in early music, she plays the wooden 18th-century Baroque flute and has written extensively about Baroque performance practice and women composers. Ambrose has reviewed books about music for Choice magazine and many other periodicals for more than 20 years. She is well known in the Vermont arts community for her long-term and successful management of the Lane Series, which presents music, theatre and dance in the Burlington area. For more information on the Lane Series, go to