Welcome to Ying-Hsueh Chen's artistic world.
Multi-faceted percussionist / Performing artist
Critical thinker / Composer
Visionary projects /Teater
Educator / Producer
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10-11-2021: Ancestral Modernism's last concert this year will take place in Grundtvigs Kirke on November 11, 19:30. A meditation on material, sound, and architecture. A concert not to be missed! More info
09-10-2021: "Ying-Hsueh Chen: An Architectural Concert-Walk // Copenhagen Architectural Festival x Thorvaldsens Museum" will take place on October 13, 16:00. More info
05-07-2021: Ancestral Modernism: Element 2021 will be presenting 7 groundbreaking concerts this year. The next 5 concerts are already happening next week, as are part of Copenhagen Jazz Festival. Read more here.
31-01-2021 Today at 14:00 CET, I will be premiering the Avantgarde Music Film "Mani.Matta" on my youtube channel. Link
03-01-2021 Ancestral Modernism Tri(o)logy New Year's Virtual Concert will be premiered on my Youtube Channel on January 3, 2021, 14:00 CET. Together we will immerse in the world of sound beyong time and space, and from a space of centeredness, we will send blessing to the earth and humanity. Here is the Link
for the event and see you very soon!
24-05-2019 On June 2, 16:00 the two Short film "Maskine" and "Mani.Matta" by Rikke Benborg and me will be shown in Cinemateket, followed by an artistic talk and a reception. This event is a part of Klang - Copenhagen Avant Garde Festival. Info & Ticket
05-04-2019 Raw Elegance: Percussion & Architecture International Tour is coming in April in Sweden, Denmark, and Switzerland! Read the tour-plan and vision here.
29-03-19 Here is the trailer for the upcoming concert: "Ancestral Modernism: Sounding Images & Percussion" on March 31, 2pm in Gentofte Bibliotek. Join the event.
24-01-19, Lê Quan Ninh's free improvisation workshop will be held on February 9, 14-15:15 in Osramhuset. Learn & Register
19-01-19, Junko Ueda's Shomyo Chant workshop will be held on February 9, 10-13 in Osramhuset. Learn & Register
17-01-19 "Ancestral Modernism Tri(o)logy" with Junko Ueda, Lê Quan Ninh and me will debut on February, 10 in Vinter Jazz Festival. This is a very special concert not to be missed! Learn more here
31-10-18 My debut percussion solo album "Raw Elegance" is now available on store. The itune release will be in January 2019.
On November 10th, I will present a very special release concert under G((o))ng Tomorrow Festival in Alice CPH. Ticket/Info.
17-09-18 Learn and join the upcoming Ancestral Modernism Happening-Koncert: Liv in Molekyl Gallery, Malmø and Mayhem, Copenhagen.
13-09-18 Ying-Hsueh is the recipient of Danish Composer's Society's "Musikprisen 2018". Read about the price in Danish here.
22-05-18 Ancestral Modernism: Xenakis' Kassandra vs. Korean Pansori will be performed on June 3rd, 22:00 in Koncertkirken, as a part of Klang Festival. A very special concert not to be misse! Join the event.
I have just released the trailer for the global concert series "Ancestral Modernism." Have a look and a listen.
08-09-15 I would like to share with you this 20 minutes of " Global Concert" in Aarhus Festuge, featuring Efterklang, Carmen Linares, Tanya Tagaq, Bae Il Dong, Tenniscoat, and much more. It was definitely one of the most visionary concerts I have participated.
How to pronounce my first name: Ying-Hsueh (盈斈). Interesting spelling, but fortunately not difficult to pronounce. One must smile and show large quantities of teeth in order to pronounce my name.
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