Horn player Lauren Hunt is an active performer based Logan, Utah, where she is Assistant Professor of Horn at Utah State University. Winner of the International Horn Competition of America in 2013, Dr. Hunt performs regularly with a variety of ensembles across the United States. As a soloist, Dr. Hunt has appeared with numerous orchestras, including the Army Orchestra in Washington, DC. In recent years, she has appeared at music festivals from coast to coast, including the Marlboro Festival, Spoleto Festival, Artosphere Festival, National Repertory Orchestra, and Music Academy of the West. Additionally, she has toured internationally with many ensembles including the Youth Orchestra of the Americas.
A passionate chamber musician, Dr. Hunt has appeared at performed at prestigious festivals including the Marlboro and Norfolk Festivals. A featured performer at Phoenix Chamber Music Festival, she also performed a chamber music recital at Carnegie Hall in 2017. She is a founding member of the award-winning quintet Andra Winds and the Cassatt Horn Trio. During her time working at Illinois State, she performed throughout the Midwest with both the Sonneries Wind Quintet and the ISU Faculty Brass Quintet, She is currently a member of the Logan Canyon Winds. Dr. Hunt can be heard on a recently-released album of Beethoven’s chamber works for winds on the Naxos label.
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