Shawn Moor 莫灵风
Shawn Moore is an American artist, currently teaching and performing in China, the US and other locations throughout the world. He is currently the Musician in Residence for the Yale Club of Beijing, and has formerly been Musician in Residence at the Peking University Affiliated High School and visiting professor at Nanjing School of the Arts. Shawn is a versatile artist, at home on the stage in English or Mandarin in a variety of roles, having previously studied xiangsheng with renowned pedagogue Ding Guangquan. Recent performances include musical improv and acting in Shanghai magical musical production, “Field of Dreams”, a New Year’s performance in Haikou in collaboration with famed composer Tan Dun, and numerous recitals and chamber music programs in the fall of 2019 in China and the US. Shawn is Bard College’s Chief Representative for Asia.
While pursuing his career as a musician, Shawn also concurrently works as Bard College’s Chief Representative for Asia. He has been based in Beijing since the fall of 2014. Shawn is passionate about languages and communication in general – be it musical, linguistic or otherwise. He is a graduate of Bard College and Yale University. Shawn is a Si-Yo Artist.