Ashlin Hunter values writing music that is whimsical, poetic, and explores the performer and audience experience in live and recorded mediums. Her interest in process-based development, geometric forms, and proportional relationships convey her captivating musical voice. Ashlin’s recently completed projects include a large chamber ensemble piece that changes color over time and a piece for singing cellist with film. In addition to music, Ashlin loves flowers and crossword puzzles.
Ashlin’s compositions have been programmed across the United States and in Europe, including performances at the University of Nebraska-Kearney New Music Festival, the OK Electric Festival, the Cortona Sessions for New Music (Cortona, Italy) and the National Opera Center (NYC). Her music has been performed by esteemed performers and ensembles such as kla (Carlos Cordeiro and Dorothy Chan), Origin Brass, and the Chimera Concert Series. Her music-film collaboration heirlooms was premiered on I Care If You Listen.com in August 2018. Ashlin received her Bachelor of Music degree in composition from Bowling Green State University where she studied with Christopher Dietz, Mikel Kuehn, and Marilyn Shrude.