Ariel Marx

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The Tale

Hair Wolf


Featured as one of ASCAP's Composers to Watch and recipient of the ASCAP Foundation Henry Mancini Fellowship, Ariel Marx is an award-winning composer and multi-instrumentalist. Her scores have premiered alongside films at national and international film festivals, such as Sundance, Tribeca and SXSW, winning awards at several for her musical contributions. Ariel draws from many different genres and often combines orchestral and folk instruments with electronics to create unique worlds of sound.

Most recently, Ariel completed the score for two projects that will premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, Jennifer Fox’s The Tale starring Laura Dern, Jason Ritter, Elizabeth Debicki, Ellen Burstyn and Common, and Hair Wolf, a short film that takes places in gentrifying Brooklyn. Ariel earned her Master of Music degree in composition with a concentration in film scoring from New York University's Steinhardt school, and is currently an Adjunct Faculty.


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