A 2018 winner of a Royal Philharmonic Society Composition Prize, Chia-Ying LIN is a composer from Taiwan.

Described as having “manifest flair” (The Sunday Times), Chia-Ying's works have been performed in Taiwan, the UK, Finland, Italy, Hungary, Switzerland, Greece and South Korea.

Her works have earned international recognition since 2015, including a third prize at the International Jean Sibelius Composition Competition (Finland), a first prize at the International Composition Competition Piero Farulli (Italy), a second prize at the International Composition Competition Michele Novaro (Italy), a first prize at William Howard’s Love Song Composing Competition (UK) and a commission prize from the Goethe-Institut Korea for its Asian Composers Showcase 2017. She has been named the winner of the Seattle Symphony 2018-19 Celebrate Asia Composition Competition.