CHEN Gui-Ying was born in Kaohsiung in 1948. She is a talented gezaixi performer. Besides being an outstanding performer of “medicine sellers’ songs” and radio broadcasts of gezaixi, she was also a very passionate educator. She taught at several elementary and junior high schools in Greater Kaohsiung, and also served as an instructor in Kaohsiung Normal University Gezaixi Society. Chen toured all over Taiwan and taught many gezaixi master classes. She is a very influential figure in contemporary gezaixi circles.