Ian Chen

My Music


Personal Info

Full Name

Ian Chen


Based in Los Angeles, Ian Chen is a Taiwanese-Canadian composer for film, TV, and video games. Most recently, Ian has been nominated for “Music of The Year” at the 18th Game Audio Network Awards for his original soundtrack for the French independent game FANTASTIC CREATURES. The soundtrack also won him “Best Film / TV / Game Score” at the 18th Independent Music Awards. Ian is a 2019 Golden Bell Award nominee for his work on the soundtrack for the Netflix series GREEN DOOR, starring Taiwanese singer Jam Hsiao and Golden Horse winning actress Hsieh Ying-Xuan. In 2018, his score for the American feature documentary THIS LAND received nominations internationally, including “Best Original Documentary Score” for the Fimucité festival in Spain, and the Crystal Pine Award “Best Original Documentary Score” at the International Sound & Film Music Festival (ISFMF) in Croatia.

Personal Website



Los Angeles




Years of Experience

6 to 9 years

Game platforms you've worked with

Android, PC/MAC


Composer, Sound Designer

Instrument Skills

Guitar, Violin, Vocalist, Piano, Ethnic Percussion, Drum Kit, Orchestral Percussion

My Awards

Game Audio Network Guilds Awards 2020
– Music of the Year Nominee

Independent Music Awards 2020
– Best Film / TV / Game Score Winner

International Sound & Film Music Festival 2020
– Best Original Score, Short Film Nominee

Taiwan Golden Bell Awards 2019
– Best Sound Award Nominee

Independent Music Awards 2019
– Best Film/TV/Game Score Nominee

International Sound & Film Music Festival 2018
– Best Original Score, Documentary Feature Nominee

Tenerife International Film Music Festival 2018
– Best Original Score in a Documentary Nominee

Global Music Awards 2018
– Best Original Score Bronze Medal Winner

Games I've worked on

Fantastic Creatures (2019) – Steam (PC, Linux)

MutantSlayer (2019) – Android

Color Confused (2018) – Android

Pineapple Peak (2015) – Android

Evernight Chronicle (2011) – Windows

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