Ashley Liberty’s violin playing has taken her from Maine to Miami and around the world. She has performed on stages in 13 different countries, some of which include Austria, Brazil, Israel and Japan. Ashley earned her Bachelor of Arts degree at Columbia University in New York City, and began her graduate studies at the Manhattan School of music, later completing her Master of Music degree at the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music as the violin teaching assistant to Naples Philharmonic Concertmaster, Glenn Basham.

In Miami she has played with the Miami City Ballet, the Miami Bach Society and the Florida Grand Opera. She has accompanied a wide range of artists including Bruce Hornsby, Andrea Bocelli, Bernadette Peters, Steve Miller and Ricky Skaggs, folk legend Noel Paul Stookey, and tony award nominee Norm Lewis. She has performed as the Concertmaster for the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra for performances accompanying Grammy nominated Tiempo Libre, trumpeter Arturo Sandoval and actor/singer Kevin Spacey. She also led the orchestra in an HBO special with comedian Robert Klein.

Ashley plays regularly with the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra. She frequently performs with her husband, pianist Daniel Strange, and the two have released two albums; their first album ‘Snapshot,’ which features a wide range of styles and their most recent Christmas album, 'Beneath the Star.' Ashley is a faculty member at the annual American Music Camp in Maine. In Miami, she has a private studio of talented young violinists, and she is happily busy raising her two young children, Harrison and Summer.