Ann Hung, born in Taipei, Taiwan, began her musical studies at a young age, starting with piano at age five and clarinet at age nine. Ms. Hung is an active performer in the New York area who regularly performs in the realms of both the orchestral and chamber music. She has shared the stage with the members of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the faculty of The Juilliard School, and the members of the Cleveland Orchestra. Ms. Hung is always pushing the boundaries of her repertoire and skills, such as collaborating with jazz musicians and commissioning new composers. As a proponent of new music, she has avidly commissioned new works including a wind quintet with her quintet Opus Now premiering in Symphony Space. Ms. Hung is currently working to complete her graduate studies as a Doctorate of Musical Arts candidate at Stony Brook University.