commissioned work has included pieces for the US Air Force Academy Band's
Falconaires, USAFA Concert Band, Japan Air Self Defense Force Concert Band,
Greg Gisbert, Jeff Hamilton, and the Consulate General of Japan to name a few.
Regularly praised for her unique compositions and explosive energy, each piece
tells a story that reflects a particular mood or style chronicling various
experiences in her life. The vast range of emotions Chie expresses in her works
takes listeners on a musical journey that cannot fail to engage and impress
music fans around the world.
Chie also continues
to work side-by-side with John Clayton in preparation for major works as his primary copyist/orchestrator and has assisted,
among others, Tommy LiPuma, Quincy Jones, Diana Krall, and legendary Miles
Davis/Thelonious Monk producer Teo Macero in this role.