HUANG Ling-Hsuan is a composer who explores the relationships between music and perception, as well as ritual elements and daily life. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Composition from National Taiwan Normal University, Master’s degree from Berlin University of the Arts, and Konzertexamen diploma in Composition from University of Music Karlsruhe where she studied under Wolfgang Rihm. She has also pursued her interest in Sonology at The Royal Conservatory in The Hague.
HUANG creates electronic music and music for installations, in addition to instrumental compositions for solo artists, chamber ensembles, theater companies, and orchestras, drawing inspiration from the senses and musical texture of regularity. Her current focus is on artificial resonance in acoustic and electronic media.
Her vast experience includes working with Badische Staatskapelle, National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra, musica assoluta, Quartet Revoiced, Pacific Quartet Vienna, and JugendEnsembleNeueMusik. She won the German Music Competition (Deutscher Musikwettbewerb) in 2018 and has received support from the German Music Council (Deutscher Musikrat). Moreover, her works have been featured at numerous music festivals, including Darmstadt Ferienkurse, and broadcast on Radio Deutschlandfunk and SWR2.