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Hailing from Connecticut, violinist Ashlyn began her musical studies on violin and piano at the age of 4. She completed her Master’s degree at DePaul University in 2014 and her Certificate in Performance in 2016 where she studied with Ilya Kaler. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s degree in string performance. Ashlyn currently performs with the Chelsea Symphony and Garden State Philharmonic, as well as many other ensembles in the New York City area.  In 2012, Ashlyn was twice the guest soloist with the Seven Hills Symphony in Worcester, Massachusetts. Also an accomplished violist, Ashlyn founded and performs with the Pavo Quartet. The string quartet was a finalist in the Plowman Chamber Music Competition in 2015 and has performed internationally as well as throughout the United States.


An avid teacher and coach, Ashlyn has received training from the Hartt School of Music and DePaul Community Division in the Suzuki method. She has coached at the ArtsAhimsa Chamber Music Festival in Lenox, MA for five summers as well as numerous other chamber music festivals. She has been on faculty at Willan Academy of Music since 2017.

Ashlyn teaches Violin Lessons