SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
 

Aaron Ashton (Violin, Viola, Electric Violin) is the sort of musician who lives in classical, fiddle and ethnic genres with equal ease. Aaron’s work work can be heard on the soundtracks of Spartacus, The Seeker, Velveteen Rabbit, and Red Dragon (Silence of the Lambs). Aaron has performed with Peter Cetera, William Joseph, Smokey Robinson, Josh Groban, the Opening Ceremony of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, and the Country Music Awards. His accomplishments include “Outstanding Violinist” from The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival; the "Federation of Music Competition college division winner; and "Studio Musician of the Year" Pearl Award. Ashton currently works in Salt lake City as a freelance violinist/fiddler, directs Blue Sky Music Camps,  and performs with “The Aaron Ashton Band.”