Annie Chung, born in Taipei, received a master degree in choral conducting from Eastman School of Music in 1995, and in 1998, she received a doctor of Musical Arts in orchestral conducting from the University of Minnesota. During her stay in the United States, Chung served as Assistant Conductor or Apprenticeship Conductor at many orchestras or choruses.
Chung returned to Taiwan after graduation, and she has been teaching at Department of Music of Tunghai University, and also serving as a conductor at the department’s orchestra and choir. In 2003, Chung played an important role in establishing “Cavalleria Di Musica” and served as its first president.
In addition to teaching and performing, Chung has been an active writer. She has served as a columnist for several magazines including “Music Forums”, “Audio Cité”, and “MUZIK”.