Tiannan Cai, award-winning composer, music producer, multi-instrumentalist, founder & music director of Movement Music Productions. His music in multiple capacities with many different music styles, from film scoring, classical, and avant-garde to pop, jazz, and Chinese traditional music. He is also very accomplished in music technology, both hardware, and software: an imperative in today's world.
In recent years, Tiannan has scored an impressive number of films, animations, and video games. He has conducted and recorded his music at Warner Brothers Eastwood Scoring Stage, The Village Studios, EastWest Studios, Capitol Studios, and Paramount Recording Studios in Los Angeles.
Tiannan’s film and animation credits include “One Hundred Thousand Bad Jokes 2”; "Amnesia", which Produced by Jackie Chan; “Mission Quandary”, which nominated for the 39th Montreal World Film Festival; His score for animation “Soul Land (DouLuo DaLu)” received 2 awards of China International Cartoon & Game EXPO. His score for the movie "Love is Color Blind” wins 9 International Film Festival awards; He has worked with Director Mike Johnson (Nominated for the 77th Oscar for Best Animated Feature) for Chinese-American Co-producing animation “Ping-Pong Rabbit”; Animation "LuoYang" by the iQiyi. Tiannan also composed the opening theme for Coloroom Pictures that produces “Ne Zha”, which is the top-grossing Chinese animated film in 2019.
Tiannan’s video game scores include DreamWorks Animation game: “DreamWorks Most Wanted''; Steam VR video game "Star Dust" nominated for 2016 Golden Plume Award; Tencent Games: “Dragon Nest 2”; NetEase Games: “Justice Online''; Perfect World Games: “Shadow of Nyog'', IGG Games: "Kingdoms Mobile''. His other works include: LG Electronics Commercial; Fantawild amusement park music; ceremony of 2nd Silk Road International Film Festival;
Tiannan’s music is performed in concert by Orchestras worldwide, such as Pacific Symphony in Orange County, Dream Orchestra in Los Angeles, and Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra in China. As a music director, Tiannan is producing and orchestrating for the World of Warcraft Music Festival by Blizzard Entertainment, which premiered in June 2021.
Tiannan graduated from the University of Southern California with Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television, and holds an MFA in Music Production from the Academy of Art University. Early in his career, Tiannan served as Orchestrator & Music Producer for film composer Heitor Pereira: “Despicable Me 3”, “the Angry Birds Movie” at Remote Control Productions, which was founded by Hans Zimmer who is recognized as one of Hollywood’s most innovative musical talents. Tiannan is on the faculty of Academy of Art University, teaching orchestration in the Music Production for Visual Media Department.
蔡天楠，Movement Music Productions 好莱坞配乐制作公司作曲家、音乐总监。美国旧金山艺术大学Academy of Art University音乐制作系教授。
他曾多次与国内外著名电影公司合作，创作了大量优质的作品。作曲风格多样：从浪漫的抒情曲风到大气磅礴的史诗风格，乃至幽柔婉转的民族风格，尤其擅长大型管弦乐的配乐与编曲。曾多次在洛杉矶好莱坞的著名电影配乐录音公司如：华纳兄弟公司、派拉蒙录音公司、EastWest 录音公司、Capitol Records、The Village Studios，录制配乐作品。并多次与好莱坞著名管弦乐队，如Pacific Symphony、洛杉矶Dream Orchestra等合作。他的音乐作品专辑更是在全球100多个国家发行。
蔡天楠自幼学习钢琴，小提琴以及作曲。毕业于南加州大学电影音乐作曲系。在美留学期间，跟随著名作曲家Bruce Broughton（奥斯卡最佳配乐提名，24次艾美奖提名）学习作曲。随后加入导师Christopher Young音乐工作室（电影《蜘蛛侠3》、《大闹天宫》）。2015年加入著名配乐作曲家 Hans Zimmer 的 Remote Control Productions 电影音乐工作室，成为旗下配器师、音乐制作人。参与制作好莱坞电影《神偷奶爸 3》，《愤怒的小鸟大电影》, 《抢劫坚果店2》。
蔡天楠的主要电影、动画配乐作品有：《十万个冷笑话2》大电影配乐；为电影 《Mission Quandary》 配乐，并且成功入围第 39 界蒙特利尔国际电影节的World Competition 主竞赛单元；参与由国际巨星成龙监制的电影《我是谁2015》的配乐工作，担任配器职务；为电影《Love is Color Blind》作曲，获得9大欧美国际电影节的奖项；电影《Arctic Night》作曲；与Mike Johnson（奥斯卡最佳导演提名）合作，为电影《Ping-Pong Rabbit》作曲；担任企鹅影视出品大型动画《斗罗大陆》音乐总监；爱奇艺出品《风起洛阳之神机少年》音乐制作；为腾讯视频史诗巨制《武庚纪》配乐；为中国首部3D 仙侠动画《太乙仙魔录》配乐；为光线传媒彩条屋影业设计logo音乐等。
蔡天楠的游戏配乐作品有：暴雪娱乐《魔兽世界》音乐节；梦工厂工作室和创梦天地《梦工厂大冒险》；网易游戏《逆水寒》；腾讯和盛趣游戏《龙之谷2》；完美世界游戏《旧日传说》；IGG游戏《王者天下》；Steam VR 游戏《星尘：地球之书》配乐，获 2016 金翎奖。他的其他作品有：第二届丝绸之路国际电影节闭幕式音乐制作；华强方特主题公园配乐，等等。
Flying with Me华纳兄弟65人管弦乐队录音
Recorded at Warner Bros, Eastwood Scoring Stage
Scoring for Animated Film “One Hundred Thousand Bad Jokes 2”
Scoring for Tencent Games "Dragon Nest 2" CG
Music for Animation "God Trouble Me" Trailer
Scoring for Animated Film “Panda Tai Shan”
Composed for film "Mission Quandary" nominated for the 39th Montreal World Film Festival, World Competition Section.
Scoring for Meitu Smart Phone Commercial
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