Voice for a Future Nightingale

text by Ken Gass

To read an interview about the performance click here

Underworld Productions Opera

Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 8 PM

Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 2:30 PM

Monday, May 19, 2014 - 7:30 PM

Thalia Theatre, Symphony Space NYC

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Vocal Works of Justine F. Chen

Excerpts from Philomel

Featured in Barnard's Series The Muse's Voice

Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard Hall, NYC

Friday, March 28, 2014 - 7 PM


The Turing Project opera

text by David Simpatico

InsightALT New Works Festival

JCC in Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Ave. NYC

May 28, 2013 Masterclass with Catherine Malfitano

May 30, 2013 - 7 PM EDT to purchase tix click here

- for live-streaming video, click here

New Yorker and TIME OUT New York Critics' Picks!

To read a review, click here

To read the NYTimes article on the festival, click here


​alaripu for solo cello​

Laura Usiskin, cello

Sprague Hall, Yale New Haven

November 29, 2012

Philomel for solo soprano and chamber ensemble

Jennifer Zetlan, soprano

Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor

Queens Symphony Orchestra NYC

April 20, 2012




OPERA America's Opera Grant for

Female Composers Seven Sisters

So thrilled to find out that my music will be featured this summer at Merola Opera and at Bowdoin International Music Festival!!

A new short film opera with Jackie Goldfinger and Resonance Works is in the works!! Stay Tuned!

Stay tuned for an encore presentation of my "to belong" from  Melisa Tien's SWELL, hosted by Asian American Arts Alliance. June 22, 29, 2021 6-7:15 PM!

So thrilled to be showcased at OPERA America's BACKSTAGE BRUNCH on 4/17!!

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