Almut Lustig studied orchestral percussion at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien in Hannover/Germany. There she found the basis for her varied musical works. Since then she has worked with several orchestras, ensembles for contemporary music, bands and percussion ensembles. Her work together with Constanza Macras and Dorkypark as an instrumentalist and composer has brought her to numerous festivals for dance and theatre. Lustig has won several prices and gives concerts worldwide with different ensembles as well as a soloist. She is an assistant professor at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien in Hannover.