Yurina Shin is a classically trained composer who blends the richness of the classical tradition with the fast paced, moving rhythms of today.
Her music has appeared in internationally acclaimed films and television shows, and has breathed life into video games, animations and commercials. Her compositions have been performed live at venues such as the Walter Reade Theater in Lincoln Center, international universities and music and art festivals around the world.
Yurina earned international recognition for her role in creating the music for the classic Xbox game “GunGriffon: Allied Strike,” as well as the massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) “Kal Online.” She has also composed music for nationally known brands, including American Express, Chase, Estee Lauder, MegaRed and Verizon.
Yurina is experienced across many styles and genres, including Pop, Classical and Jazz. Her music is available on iTunes, Amazon and at most major music stores.
Yurina holds a M.A in Music Composition from New York University, a B.A. in Music Education from Chonnam National University and has studied orchestration at the Juilliard School in New York City.