Sanya Eng


Sanya Eng is one of Canada’s most sought-after harpists, equally celebrated as a soloist, chamber, and orchestral musician. A dynamic and sensitive performer, she has been described as “an outstanding musical talent” (Jerusalem Post), “remarkably polished” (Globe and Mail) and “dazzling with her delicate and intense command of the harp” (Musical Toronto). She has been a featured soloist in many festivals and concert series throughout North America, Europe, Israel, Asia, and Africa. Sanya is passionately dedicated to New Music and has personally commissioned and premiered countless works by both Canadian and international composers. She has recorded for Naxos, Centrediscs, CBC Records, Canadian Art Song Project, hatART, ClassXdiscs, and Orange Mountain Music. Sanya is the co-founder and co-artistic director of PhoeNX Ensemble, a new and innovative mixed cross-cultural chamber ensemble pairing traditional Asian instruments with Western instruments.