Biography of Musica Bella Orchestra member Chi-Ching Lin
|Taiwanese percussionist Chi-Ching Lin currently performs with many orchestras in the New York City area in addition to Musica Bella, including the DiCapo Opera, New Amsterdam Symphony, One World Symphony, National Choral, and the Lawyers’ Orchestra, and also performs with the Binghamton Philharmonic in venues such as Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. Before coming to the United States, Chi-Ching performed regularly with the Taiwan National Symphony Orchestra, the Taipei Philharmonic, and the Taiwan Woodwind Ensemble. As a soloist, Ms. Lin was featured as a marimba soloist in the percussion day of New York City in both 2001 and 2002. She has also performed with the Talujon Percussion Quartet in NYC.
Ms. Lin has studied with Michael Lipsy, Michael Werner, Jim Priess, Barry Centanni, and Glenn Valez, and holds a Professional Studies Diploma from The Mannes College of Music, a Master’s of Music from Queens College, and a Bachelor’s Degree from Tung-Hai University of Taiwan. She also serves on the percussion faculty for the CYCNY Youth Ochestra.
Ms. Lin is Musica Bella’s principal timpanist.
Musica Bella concerts: October 19, 2003; January 30, 2005; February 21, 2005; March 13, 2005; May 14, 2005; May 15, 2005; October 30, 2005; January 22, 2006