Born and raised in Hong Kong, Aaron Chung (鍾天瀚) is currently pursuing his Master of Music in Composition degree at Bowling Green State University. Prior to his studies in the United States, Aaron obtained his B.A. in Music and Master of Music in Composition degrees at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His teachers include Marilyn Shrude, Christopher Dietz, Wendy Lee, Mark Engebretson, and Alejandro Rutty.
Aaron’s works are often inspired by events that happened in the city he grew up in, as well as his reflections on life. He is also enthusiastic about cross-disciplinary projects and multimedia works. He is a recipient of the David Gwilt Composition Prize, the HKSAR Talent Development Scholarship, and the Peter Curzon Oram Charitable Trust Scholarship.