Ari H. Scott, cello & composition

Ari Hunter Scott is a cellist, composer, and improviser based in the Chicago area. She holds a Bachelor’s of String Performance and Pedagogy from Illinois Wesleyan University, and a Master’s of Music from DePaul University, and plays with ensembles in the Chicago area while composing as a freelancer. Scott’s practice as a cellist spans both orchestral, chamber music, and solo performance. She is a chamber and orchestral musician who works with many ensembles, including the Illinois Symphony Orchestra in its past concert cycle. Ari Scott composes across several different styles and ensembles. She has written for string quartet, trio, for solo instruments, both with and without piano, as well as acoustic and digital soundtrack music for video games. Her works incorporate many elements of Impressionism, jazz, and neo-classicism in an original language.

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