Recording Academy Voting Members
ARKAI was chosen to be a part of the 2023 Recording Academy class, joining an incredible group of creatives and professionals who advocate for the music industry every day.
June 21, 2023
Speakers at the U.S. Air Force Academy
ARKAI was invited to speak and perform at the U.S. Air Force Academy's 30th National Character and Leadership Symposium — the first artists in NCLS history.
February 22, 2023
YPO Edge 2022
Opening for Grammy and Oscar award-winning artist Jon Batiste, ARKAI performed for YPO Edge at the Javits Center in New York City, the largest annual gathering of CEO's in the world.
Nov 2, 2022
U.S. Cultural Ambassadors to Canada
On behalf of the U.S. Department of State, ARKAI was invited to Vancouver, Canada to help celebrate Asian Heritage Month, engage in media interviews, and lead educational programming.
May 1, 2022
CMA 2022 Conference Ensemble Showcase
ARKAI will be showcasing at Chamber Music America's 2022 Virtual Conference alongside other emerging and established ensembles. Learn more on our CMA page!
January 7, 2022
2021 Robert Sherman Award Presented to ARKAI
Presented on WQXR's Young Artists Showcase program, ARKAI was named recipient of the 2021 Robert Sherman Music Education and Community Outreach Award, an annual award given to a current student or recent graduate from Juilliard’s Music Division who has shown significant leadership in arts education and/or community outreach.
October 6, 2021
ARKAI PREMIERE AT MOCA GRAND REOPNING
The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) commissioned ARKAI to write a new piece of music for their grand reopening in July 2021, coinciding with their new exhibit "Responses: Asian American Voices Resisting the Tides of Racism".
July 14, 2021
2021 ASTRAL NATIONAL AUDITIONS WINNERS
ARKAI was honored to be named a winner of the 2021 Astral National Auditions and added to the roster of the Philadelphia-based Astral Artists.
June 8, 2021
ARKAI's all-electric composition was broadcast for an audience of 30,000 TED@PMI participants from over 180 countries around the world.
Sept. 26, 2020