Flora Cheng has been active throughout her life in composing and performing music. She completed her Bachelor of Music degree in Composition at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Currently, Cheng is the Music Teachers Association of California Lakewood-Cerritos Branch President.
Cheng’s album, ICARUS, was released on November 2019 and was performed live at the Epic Lounge in Downey, CA. Her track “Solitary” has recieved Global Music Awards, and the music video was selected in several different film festivals.
Cheng recently completed a Canadian feature film, “The Sanctuary”, directed by Allen Kool, and was premiered in St. Marys, Ontario. The film is currently going through festivals and has received Best Score in Royal Wolf Film Awards, Vegas Movie Awards, Tagore International Film Festival and is continuing to receive awards. Last year, “Blue Skies On Mars”, directed by Brian Lutes, won Best Score in International Independent Film Awards, New York Film Awards, Cinemafest, Accolade Global Film Competition, Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival, Festigious International Film Festival-Los Angeles, Venezuela, Barcelona, and more. In 2017 Cheng was an additional orchestrator for a Dan Israely film, “Papa” (starring Paul Sorvino, Daryl Hannah and more), and was recorded live in Macedonia. She was also an orchestrator and a conductor for “A Question of Faith” recording session at Clearlake studio.
Cheng is always looking for more opportunities to collaborate, she believes that music should bring out the whole atmosphere and the emotions of the film.
looking forward for the next projects!