Founded in 1992, under the leadership of artistic director and conductor Ms. Yun-Hung Chen, Ms. Serene Liang and Ms. Chia-Fen Weng, Taipei Chamber Singers (TCS) has made its name as one of Asia’s topmost choral groups after 30 years of vocal experience.
TCS won numerous awards in Europe, has toured across the world extensively to places and launched the Music Unlimited Project to establish a platform for the commission and presentation of original contemporary works. The Project has commissioned over 100 original works in genres ranging from a cappella, chamber, electronic, to contemporary theatrical by outstanding composers around the world. The group has been invited to perform at major music festivals, including ISCM-ACL World Music Days and Shanghai New Music Week, have been recognized by the international music scene.
TCS owns an exclusive record label, and its latest album has set a record for the “Golden Melody Award for Traditional Arts and Music” and won four awards.
Upholding a modern vision for perfect sounds, TCS sets its root in Asia and reaches out to the world. Through concerts, contemporary music commissions, social education and others, TCS prides itself as the conveyor of vocal arts and excels in articulating the stunning voice of the East.
Coming up at SIFA
Inspired by poetry inscribed on the walls of the titular immigration station, Angel Island is a music-theatre performance weaving a story of immigration, discrimination, and confinement, bringing history into the reality of our current lives.