Michael Ching


Art Songs, Cabaret Songs, and Arrangements by composer Michael Ching


Michael Ching is the composer of several operas, including SPEED DATING TONIGHT!, RSBE, THRIVERS, EIGHT WOODS AND A VAN, ALICE RYLEY and ANNA HUNTER, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, opera a cappella, SLAYING THE DRAGON, CORPS OF DISCOVERY, BUOSO’S GHOST, KING OF THE CLOUDS, OUT OF THE RAIN, FAITH, and LEO. His operas have been performed in over thirty states. He is a composer/librettist, conductor, and songwriter working out of Ames, Iowa. 

A recording of Michael's opera, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, opera a cappella is available at Albany Records or through Amazon. His popular opera SPEED DATING TONIGHT! is available directly through the composer. BUOSO'S GHOST is available through ECS.

PDFs of Songs and arrangements can be purchased here at shopify with paypal.

There are free downloads at Michael's Blog down the right hand side of the page. These include "Lights of Christmas" and "Oh I got a light," written for the Negro Spiritual Scholarship Foundation. There is also a download with information about his very popular opera SPEED DATING TONIGHT! 

Photos by Lance Murphey and Nancy Smith Blackwell