(Originally released on 09.28.17. See ThanksForSittingIn.com for complete show notes & photos)
Tina Guo is a name you may not instantly recognize, but you certainly have heard her music. She is a virtuoso acoustic / electric cellist who has been featured in a multitude of soundtracks like Wonder Woman, Dunkirk, Inception, Pirates Of The Carribean 5, Kung Fu Panda 3, Superman Vs. Batman and many more.
She has toured with Hans Zimmer, was a featured soloist on the Cirque De Soleil’s, Michael Jackson “The Immortal” tour, composed music for various TV and movie projects, has released ten albums of her own including her latest “Game On”, has released her own line of signature cellos, is very active on social media including her YouTube channel and has performed all over the world with a variety of famous musicians.
Tina is an extremely busy artist and continues to explore her musical and visual expressions. In this episode, she discusses her career, being a female musician, her creative spark and offers advise to aspiring musicians. Tina has fused classical music with her love for metal to create her own unique sound and image.
- Tina’s musical beginnings
- Developing her own sound on acoustic and electric cello
- Creating an image and a brand
- Reacting to social media comments
- The “Wonder Woman Theme” video
- Hans Zimmer
- Tina’s upcoming solo tour
- Tina’s line of cellos, bows and strings
- The necessity of social media
- Being a woman in the industry
- Staying focused with a major label
- The “Game On” project
- Rapid Fire
- Favorite Video Game
- Favorite Tech toy
- Lindsey Stirling
- Project Most Proud Of
- Favorite Metal Band
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