Hunter Chang is an upcoming film composer and concert music composer from Chicago, IL and working out of both Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA.
As a film composer, he’s scored over twenty short films, independent projects, full-length feature films, festival works, and other multimedia projects that have been premiered across multiple cities or are currently in production. He is a four-time recipient of the Wyatt Fund Composition Grant for multiple different film scores and concert pieces. He also received the AY. URG Grant from Northwestern University to record an original film score in New York City for an independent film.
As a contemporary composer, his pieces have been featured on over a dozen Northwestern University concert programs, readings, and recordings. His music has also been commissioned or programed at the Music Institute of Chicago, Interlochen Center for the Arts, New Trier’s Commencement Concert, and various other events and performances. He has also been professionally commissioned to compose and arrange numerous times for wedding chamber groups, orchestral works, and for other events and concerts.
His pieces have been performed and recorded by Grammy-winning Choir, The Crossing, Northwestern University’s Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Northwestern University’s Contemporary Music Ensemble, student choirs and orchestras, campus a cappella groups, Kenilworth Union Choir, KUC Bell Choir, and one of the largest student organized orchestras, “103 Musicians” conducted by Hunter himself.