bloglovinBloglovin iconCombined ShapeCreated with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. rssRSS iconsoundcloudSoundCloud iconFill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch. Fill 1Created with Sketch.

JD Hunter

JD Hunter

  • They/Them
  • Biography

    JD is a violinist, performance artist, composer, arranger, producer and studio musician. Their music ranges from classical to groove and EDM. JD's work as a multi-media performance artist and storyteller focuses on inner voice, resonance, queer identity, trauma, triumph and mental illness.

    They most recently performed as Concertmaster of Disney's Aladdin The Broadway Musical First National Tour and as a member of the Orchestra at Radio City Music Hall for the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular.

    JD studied violin performance at the New England Conservatory of Music (BM '07, MM '09). They are an avid quilter and native of Salt Lake City Utah.

    Professional Experience

    • Broadway
    • Regional
    • Concerts/Cabaret
    • Education
    • TV/Film
    • Tours

    Regions

    • NYC/Tri-State Area
    • Boston/New England

    Interested in touring?

    • Yes

    Maestra Expertise

    • Theatrical Composer (Music and Lyrics)
    • Music Director/Conductor (Not Pianist)
    • Orchestrator
    • Incidental Music Composer/Arranger
    • Pit Musician (Other)
    • Music Contractor/Coordinator
    • Sound Designer/Composer
    • Music Producer/Record Producer

    My Primary Instrument

    • violin

    My Instruments

    • Violin

    Software

    • Ableton
    • Sibelius

    Additional Skills

    • Actor-Musician
    • Home Studio Whiz

    Affiliations

    • THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF MUSICIANS (AFM)