Nightingale Chen was born and raised in a musical Christian family by piano teacher mom and pastor dad. She made her singing debut at age of 3 and piano at 5. She is a highly sought after clinician, adjudicator, lecturer; and has been a collaborative pianist since the age of 10. She holds 3 master’s degrees in Piano, Voice performance and collaborative Piano & Chamber Music.
Ms. Chen has taught at Flint Institute of Music; Eastern Michigan University; University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Westminster Choir College (now Rider University). Currently, she serves as an International Suzuki Piano Teacher Trainer; National Piano Guild Judge & Recipient of Hall of Fame; Pianist/organist at Christ Lutheran Church in West Covina; and a freelance choral conductor & collaborative pianist/coach.