Rachel Chen was born in China, Guangzhou and moved to Australia at a young age. She began piano in Yoon Sen Lee’s music school in 2017 at the age of 12 with Sophie Lin and later moved under to Yoon Sen Lee in 2020. She finished her Grade 8 with Honours under Sophie in 2020 and later finished her Associates Royal School of Music (ARSM) with Distinction under Yoon Sen Lee at the start of 2022. She has won prizes in competition including South Suburban and Fremantle Eisteddford and Western Australian Piano Competition.
Rachel volunteers regularly at Church in looking after young children and enjoys interacting with them.