Adriane Hill is a flute and piccolo player based in Santa Barbara, CA. She has been recognized as a prize-winner in state and regional competitions such as the Florida Flute Association’s College Young Artist Competition, the Mid-South Flute Festival Master Class Competition, and the University of Central Florida Concerto Competition. As a member of the Now Hear Ensemble, Adriane actively commissions and premieres new music, performing at venues such as the Center for New Music in San Francisco and the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater in Los Angeles. She has performed at the National Flute Association Convention, Marrowstone Music Festival, and the Carlsbad Music Festival. Adriane holds a Master of Music degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she studied with Jill Felber, and a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Central Florida, where she studied with Dr. Nora Lee Garcia. While completing her masters at UCSB, Adriane served as the Graduate Teaching Assistant for the University Wind Ensemble (under the direction of Paul Bambach), and directed the Flute Choir. Adriane began studying flute in high school, under the guidance of Bootsie K. Mayfield.