Aaron Chung (鍾天瀚), a Hong Kong native, is currently pursuing his Master of Music in Composition degree at Bowling Green State University. Aaron often draws inspiration for his works from events that occur in the city he grew up in, as well as from his personal reflections on life. He is also enthusiastic about cross-disciplinary projects and multimedia works. Recently, his works were featured in soundSCAPE Festival (Italy) and Cleveland Chamber Symphony’s NEOSonicFall.
Prior to his studies in the United States, Aaron obtained his B.A. in Music and MMus in Composition degrees from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His composition teachers include Marilyn Shrude, Christopher Dietz, Wendy Lee, Mark Engebretson, and Alejandro Rutty. He is a recipient of the David Gwilt Composition Prize, the HKSAR Talent Development Scholarship, and the Peter Curzon Oram Charitable Trust Scholarship.