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Hannah Chen

Hannah Chen (age 17) is a composer and harpist from the San Francisco Bay Area. She attends SFCM Pre-College, studying composition with Mario Godoy and harp with Jennifer Ellis. Hannah is an alumna of Wildflower Composers, SFCM Technology and Applied Composition Immersive, and BUTI. She has received recognition from the Bay Area Creative Foundation, National YoungArts Foundation and more. Her works have been performed by Music at the Mission’s Chamberfest, Argus Quartet, she was a Featured Composer at American Harp Society’s 2023 National Institute and was recently commissioned by EXTENSITY Concert Series. Hannah is the principal harpist of the SF Symphony Youth Orchestra. She enjoys film/video game scoring and other multimedia projects.