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Ming-Hsiu Yen is an internationally-acclaimed composer and pianist.  Her compositions have been performed by such orchestras as the Minnesota Orchestra, Taiwan Philharmonic, among others.  She receives awards, including the 22nd Asian Composers League Yoshiro Irino Memorial Prize and Heckscher Composition Prize, etc.  Her compositions have been frequently presented in music festivals, including the 2013 International Alliance for Women in Music Annual Concert, Bass2012 Copenhagen, 2011 Asian Composers League Conference, etc. Ms. Yen holds degrees from the University of Michigan and the Eastman School of Music. She is currently Assistant Professor of Composition and Theory at the Taipei National University of the Arts in Taiwan. 


uPCOMING EVents


TrioOCTOBER 1, 2014 (Wed) - 7:30PM
Dreamland Concert Hall, Tainan City, TAIWAN
【DUO x DUO】
YEN (arranger): Songs of Flowers for mezzo-soprano, viola & piano (2014)
[Chueh-Yu Lai, soprano; Seungwon Lee, viola; Han-Wen Jennifer Yu, piano]
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NSO_Hungarian SoundsOCTOBER 2, 2014 (Thurs) - 7:30PM
Eslite Spectrum Songyan Performance Hall, Taipei City, TAIWAN
【DUO x DUO】
YEN (arranger): Songs of Flowers for mezzo-soprano, viola & piano (2014)
[Chueh-Yu Lai, soprano; Seungwon Lee, viola; Han-Wen Jennifer Yu, piano]
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TrioOCTOBER 3, 2014 (Fri) - 7:30PM
Performing Hall of Tunghai University, Taichung City, TAIWAN
【DUO x DUO】
YEN (arranger): Songs of Flowers for mezzo-soprano, viola & piano (2014)
[Chueh-Yu Lai, soprano; Seungwon Lee, viola; Han-Wen Jennifer Yu, piano]
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NSO_Hungarian SoundsOCTOBER 12, 2014 (Sun) - 2:30PM
National Recital Hall, Taipei City, TAIWAN
【NSO Music Discovery Lecture Concerts: Hungarian Sounds】
[Ming-Hsiu Yen, lecturer & piano; I-Ching Li & Hao-Tun Teng, violins; Grace Huang, viola; Yi-Shien Lien, cello; Pei-Yao Wang, piano]
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guandu2014OCTOBER 14, 2014 (Tue) - 7:30PM
Concert Hall, Taipei National University of the Arts, TAIWAN
【Guandu Arts Festival: Create! ~ TNUA Percussion Composition Extravaganza】
YEN: Midnight Sun for percussion quartet (2006)
[TNUA Percussion Ensemble]
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NSO201415DECEMBER 21, 2014 (Sun) - 7:00PM| National Concert Hall, Taipei, TAIWAN
【NSO Pre-Concert Talk: Music Manifesto】
Lecturer: Ming-Hsiu Yen
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NSO201415MARCH 28, 2015 (Sat) - 2:30PM
National Recital Hall, Taipei City, TAIWAN
【NSO Music Discovery Lecture Concerts: Voices under the Flag】
[Ming-Hsiu Yen, lecturer & piano;Yi-Chun Chen& Yi-Ju Chen, violins; Chao-Ying Lu, viola; Ying-Chi Tang, cello; Vera Hui-pin Hsu, piano]
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aiwanischerAPRIL 10, 2015 (Fri) - 7:30PM| National Concert Hall, Taipei City, TAIWAN
APRIL 11, 2015 (Sat) - 2:00PM| National Concert Hall, Taipei City, TAIWAN
APRIL 11, 2015 (Sat) - 5:00PM| National Concert Hall, Taipei City, TAIWAN
【Taiwan International Festival of Arts (TIFA) 2015:
NSO & Hsin-Yi Forever Tales - Dear Dots & Four Seasons】

YEN: Dear Dots (2015)
(WORLD Premiere)[work in progress]
[Yin-Fang Chang, conductor; Kun-Hao Liang narrator; Roland Chang, animation]
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