Shuai Ren

Shuai R.

Los Angeles, CA

About Shuai R.

Shuai teaches: Ages 18 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: January 2009
Last sign in: Yesterday

Overview

Shuai Ren is a Chinese musician based in Los Angeles. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Renmin University of China and her Master's Degree of Public Policy from University of California, Los Angeles. She is currently studying film scoring in UCLA.

Shuai started playing piano and singing since age 5. She has been participated in many large scale events, especially in organizing choirs to perform in and outside China. Her chorus used to perform in National Centre for the Performing Arts, the Beijing National Indoor Stadium and China Central television.

Shuai has composed music in a wide range including documentaries by China Central Television since she was in high school and over 100 songs including choral songs, A Capela and pop songs. Shuai has also arranged many classic songs such as “My heart will go on” and “You raise me up” as choral music.

Experience

Studio Intern

Mar 2016 - Present
Remote Control Productions

 Studio intern in Remote Control Productions, which is film composer Hans Zimmer’s company.
 Studio intern in Sacred Tiger, which is film composer Henry Jackman’s company.

Composer, singer, songwriter

Jan 2006 - Present
Self Employed

Film Composer
• Composing music for the feature movie The throne of eastern women
• Composing music for the incoming exhibition Empress Dowager Ci Xi in Bowers Museum
• Composed music for the documentary A museum and a city
• Composed music for the documentary Shijingshan - The iron memory
• Composed music for City promotional film Wait for me, Fuyang

Song Writer & Singer
• Composed the song Love You for Millions of Years, A Folk Song Called Hongyan, Life Long Gentle for Chinese maestro singer Han Lei
• Composed the song The Symphony of Life for Chinese maestro singer Dilber and Ding Yi 2016
• Composed songs A Lament in Flowers, Missing Home for Chinese Tibetan singer Jamyang Dolma
• Composed the song Papa, Love Me Again for Chinese singer Wang Zhengzheng
• Released personal album Ave Maria
• Released personal album A dream or not

Commander of the University Choir
 Led the chorus to perform in concerts, such as the one in the Grand National Theater and the one in Beijing National Indoor Stadium conducted by Joe Hisaishi.
 Conducted, organized the choir and won the National level first prize for excellent art performance twice.
 Composed many choral pieces and performed in the concerts. Arranged several songs into choral music.

Lecturer of Music Education Forum
 Exploration on University Students’ Creativity Development from Public Music Education and Interdisciplinary Subjects (Researcher and Lecturer)
 “The Charm of a Cappella” (Researcher and Lecturer)

Production Coordinator

Sep 2012 - Jan 2013
China Central Televesion

 Coordinator of the Prime Time News, CCTV (China Central Television). Evaluated the news priority, gathered information and edited the videos.

Education

Master of Public Policy

Sep 2013 - Jun 2015
University of California, Los Angeles

School of Journalism, Bachelor of Arts, TV and Radio News

Sep 2009 - Jun 2013
Renmin University of China

Languages Spoken

Chinese

Fluent / Native Proficiency

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Film Scoring Certificate

Sep 2016
University of California, Los Angeles

Awards

“Star of Arts” in the university

Dec 2012
Rennin University of China

Special Grade Prize Scholarship for Excellent Performance in Arts and Sports

Oct 2012
Renmin University of China

Excellent Student Leader, university level

Dec 2011
Renmin University of China

First prize scholarship for excellent art performance, national level

Nov 2010
Ministry of Culture, China
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2 Reviews on Shuai R.

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Jeff. B Nov 10, 2016
Piano · In home
Learning piano with Shuai is such a great experience! I'm getting better and better playing piano thanks to Shuai!!!
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Sara Nov 7, 2016
Chinese · In studio
Shuai is an amazing teacher! I enjoyed taking lessons with her. Very patient and explains everything super clearly.
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