Tang received her Bachelor and Doctoral Degrees in Composition respectively at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She was a Fulbright Scholar and Asian Cultural Council scholarship recipient. Besides composing, she also engages in music production, arrangement, performance, educational undertaking and broadcasting
Recent commissioned works include The Great Evacuation, Neutron Star, Nebula, The Sunflower, chamber work Sixty, Evacuation Order, and Tree Rhapsody commissioned by the Hong Kong Arts Festival
Achieves mastery in both Chinese and Western music, covering instrumental music, dance and operatic music. Her awards include First Prize at Asian Pacific Festival Young Composers Competition (New Zealand), Young Composer Award of Singapore Chinese Orchestra Composition Competition, Outstanding Prize at “Palatino” Chinese Piano Composition Competition, and the ACL Yoshiro IRINO Memorial Prize in Asian Pacific Festival.