Chen Zhangyi

Singaporean Chen Zhangyi is currently a master’s candidate for composition and music theory pedagogy, at the Peabody Institute of Music, Johns Hopkins University. He is enjoying a growing career as a composer based in Baltimore, Maryland. His recent work include commissions from the Indiana State University Wind Orchestra, National University of Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Singapore National Youth Orchestra, re:mix and the Chamber Singers of the Haverford and Bryn Mayr Colleges (Philadelphia). The Children's Choir of the Singapore Lyric Opera would present Island, a commissioned choral work that sets Liang Wern Fook's poignant poem to music.