CHENG was born in 1984 in Taipei, Taiwan, creates the interdisciplinary composition comprising physical movement, electronics, soundscape, video, and installations. Fascinated by objecthood, she has been experimenting with various tangible materials. As a performance explorer, she has also been navigating amid the possibilities of performers' individuality. She received her M.M. in Composition at National Taiwan Normal University and Master in Live Electronics at Conservatorium van Amsterdam. She is an Adjunct Lecturer in Taipei National University of the Arts and Fu Jen Catholic University since 2018.
CHENG won first prize at the fine arts creation award held by the Taiwan Ministry of Education in 2010, and was the resident composer at Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris in 2014. Her music has been performed in various venues, such as International Rostrum of Composers, Gaudeamus Muziekweek, Internationales Musikinstitut Darmstadt, ISCM World Music Day, International Computer Music Conference...etc.
Life is floating endlessly, 8 sheng players, 4 percussionists and organ, National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying) (2020)
Trace, for flute, piano, violin, viola, cello, amplified water colour paper, Budapest Music Center (2019)
Misreading, for 40 installed transducers under concert hall chairs and projection mapping on the ceiling, National Theater & Concert Hall (2019)
Dew, for dizi solo and live electronics, National Theater & Concert Hall (2019)
Touche Nature, for 4 percussionists and water installations, Le Bourg (2017)