Ilaria Hawley (age 14) is a New York City-based composer and flutist. They are the recipient of a 2019 ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award and a Composers Now First Commissions Prize. Their music has been performed by the New York Philharmonic, members of the New York Youth Symphony, Greenwood Music Camp, and Face the Music. As a flutist they have performed at The Kitchen, LPR, and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and received the inaugural Pnea Foundation Young Flutist Award and a New York Flute Club award. In their free time they enjoy going to metal and punk shows.