Roc Chen

Roc Chen

Roc Music Studio

Music composer in Los Angeles, California

About Roc

Welcome to www.RocChen.com where you can hear his music samples, see the projects he has completed, or observe him in action during Orchestra recording sessions.
Roc Chen is one of the biggest names in China's film, television and video game industries. He's scored over 200 projects both within and beyond China's borders, proving that one can write film score in both western and eastern way. He has worked with all major film studios of China.
Roc’s passion for composition began at age 4 when he started taking lessons at a local conservatory of music. Throughout his career, he has made many trips abroad to learn from some of the best in the industry, including orchestrator Scott Smalley (Batman) and Oscar award-winning composer Hans Zimmer (Gladiator,Inception,etc.).Barry Morrow (screenwriter of Rainman) also speaks highly of Roc’s music for US- China coproduction film Forbidden Kiss, which is nominated for Best Original Score at New York City International Film Festival.
Top director, composer and multi-times Hongkong film awards Best Music winner Frankie Chan chose Roc to be the composer for his blockbuster film Legendary Amazons (produced by Jackie Chan).
Jackie Chan speaks highly of Roc’s music for his blockbuster film Chinese Zodiac at the film’s premiere. Roc has also worked with several orchestras around the global and has access to session players who specialize in both Western and Eastern instruments. Roc is also one of the most popular composers among Chinese audience, his soundtrack album for A Bite of China has reached top seller at Amazon China in film music catalogue.
Roc’s successes in China has brought him attentions from Hollywood studios such as Dreamworks which hired him as Chinese Music Consultant for Kung Fu Panda 3, he also joins the music production process with Dreamworks music team.


Name: Roc Chen

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Company: Roc Music Studio

Occupation: Music Composer

Credits

  • Prince Adventures

    Prince Adventures (2019)
    Television (Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama and 1 More) Composer Lord Satan is jealous of the Creator's power and so the two strike a bargain. If the people of Orion remain faithful to God, Satan will be banished for a time. If, within seven years time, he can turn the kingdoms to his side, he will be given dominion over the world. The Adversary stands ready to strike with the powers of Hell ready to do his bidding, but first he must overcome The Trinity. Written by L.B. Jr.

  • Earth: One Amazing Day

    Earth: One Amazing Day (2017)
    Film (Documentary and Family) Music department From BBC Earth Films, the studio that brought you Earth, comes the sequel - Earth: One Amazing Day, an astonishing journey revealing the awesome power of the natural world. Over the course of one single day, we track the sun from the highest mountains to the remotest islands to exotic jungles. Breakthroughs in filmmaking technology bring you up close with a cast of unforgettable characters. Told with humour, intimacy and a jaw-dropping sense of cinematic splendour, Earth: One Amazing Day highlights how every day is filled with more wonders than you can possibly imagine- until now.

  • Kung Fu Panda 3

    Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
    Film (Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy and 2 More) Music department When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible-learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas. Written by 20th Century Fox

  • Mi yue zhuan

    Mi yue zhuan (2015 - 2016)
    Television (Drama, History and Romance) Music department A drama about Mi Yue, the outstanding female politician in Chinese history, who made a great contribution to the unification of China two thousand years ago.

  • Everybody's Fine

    Everybody's Fine (2016)
    Film (Drama) Composer Recently widowed and retired geologist Guan Zhiguo (Zhang Guoli) eagerlyanticipates the annual summer visit of his four children, but one after another, they call to cancel. He decides to step outside his Beijing courtyard to check up on his brood.First Guan tries to look up his photographer son Hao (Chen He, Running Man), who hasnt called in a while. When he arrives at Haos atelier in Tianjin, he finds it long deserted. Next stop is Hanzhou, where eldest daughter Qing (Yao Chen, Firestorm,) is a successful commercial director & is married to a successful surgeon, but her absentee behavior towards their son suggests Guans own parenting style. Guan then moves on to Shanghai to see his son Quan (Shawn Dou, Wolf Totem), but is appalled to find hes left his day job and apartment to launch a startup with other hipsters. Guan arrives in Macau to visit his youngest daughter, Chu (Ye Qianyun), whom he and his wife groomed to be a ballerina since childhood, but is evasive about both her dance ...

  • Benpao Ba! Xiongdi

    Benpao Ba! Xiongdi (2015)
    Film (Documentary, Action, Comedy and Reality-TV) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Red Sorghum

    Red Sorghum (2014)
    Television (Action) Composer Add a Plot »

  • A Bite of China II

    A Bite of China II (2014)
    Television (Documentary) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Gu bao zhi wen

    Gu bao zhi wen (2014)
    Film (Romance) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Might and Magic X: Legacy

    Might and Magic X: Legacy (2014)
    Video Game (Adventure) Composer Add a Plot »

  • The Legend of Qin

    The Legend of Qin (2014)
    Film (Adventure) Composer Add a Plot »

  • The Patriot Yue Fei

    The Patriot Yue Fei (2013)
    Television Music department Add a Plot »

  • Lip sau ze

    Lip sau ze (2013)
    Film (Action) Composer When mafia fall guy Zhang Jin finally gets released from prison, he's nearly assassinated. In an effort to survive, Zhang becomes entangled in a conspiracy, linking his fate with unlikely allies and turning friends into enemies. Zhang must discover the identity of the assassin before he gets murdered, without plunging himself back into a life of crime.

  • Dong ri jing lei

    Dong ri jing lei (2013)
    Television (War) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Ge chuang you yan

    Ge chuang you yan (2013)
    Film (Horror, Mystery and Thriller) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Jin ye tian shi jiang lin

    Jin ye tian shi jiang lin (2013)
    Television (Drama) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Tian ji: Fu chun shan ju tu

    Tian ji: Fu chun shan ju tu (2013)
    Film (Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance and 1 More) Composer In search of an ancient Chinese scroll, a Chinese agent battles against Japanese Yakuzas and British mercenaries.

  • Hua xu yin

    Hua xu yin (2013)
    Television (Romance) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Tibet Goat

    Tibet Goat (2013)
    Film Composer Add a Plot »

  • Sap ji sang ciu

    Sap ji sang ciu (2012)
    Film (Action and Adventure) Music department Asian Hawk (Jackie Chan) leads a mercenary team to recover several lost artifacts from the Old Summer Palace, the bronze heads of the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals which was looted by foreigners in the 1800s. Assisted by a Chinese student and a Parisian lady, Hawk stops at nothing to accomplish the mission. Written by Immanuel Ambhara

  • China's Mega Projects

    China's Mega Projects (2012)
    Television (Documentary) Music department Add a Plot »

  • Bleeding Mountain

    Bleeding Mountain (2012)
    Film (Horror) Composer Add a Plot »

  • She jian shang de Zhong guo

    She jian shang de Zhong guo (2012)
    Television (Documentary) Composer Add a Plot »

  • China's First Emperor

    China's First Emperor (2012)
    Television (Documentary) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Pian pian ai shang ni

    Pian pian ai shang ni (2012)
    Television (Romance) Composer Add a Plot »

  • A Big Deal

    A Big Deal (2011)
    Film (Comedy) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Legendary Amazons

    Legendary Amazons (2011)
    Film (Action) Composer In early 11th century China, the Song Dynasty is being invaded by armies of the rival state Western Xia. Yang, the last of a long line of Song generals, is killed and his widowed wife Mu leads other widows into battle to save their dynasty. Written by Anonymous

  • Peony Legend

    Peony Legend (2011)
    Film (History) Composer Add a Plot »

  • The Aroma City

    The Aroma City (2011)
    Film (Drama) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Luvinia Online

    Luvinia Online (2010)
    Video Game (Action) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game

    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game (2010)
    Video Game (Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy and 1 More) Sound department Scott Pilgrim, his girlfriend Ramona, and his bandmates Kim and Steven must fight their way through Toronto to battle Ramona's seven evil Ex's.

  • Eyeborgs

    Eyeborgs (2009)
    Film (Action, Crime, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Music department Are government surveillance cameras intended to keep us safe actually killing people? Is it a plot by the government to suppress the opposition, or have our terrorist enemies secretly gained control of our security system and are now using it against us? Following another major terrorist attack the US instigates an intense government surveillance program in which every camera in the country is linked into a single, all-seeing network called the ODIN system (for Optical Defense Intelligence Network). The system includes millions of mobile, robotic surveillance cameras known as "Eyeborgs," which watch everyone for suspicious behavior, all in the name of security, law enforcement and keeping America safe. An agent for the Department of Homeland Security grows suspicious of the system after a series of odd murders in which the physical evidence doesn't match up to what the video records show. Now he must work outside the system to find out who is really controlling the Eyeborgs. With the ... Written by RS

  • Chong Jian You Nin

    Chong Jian You Nin (2009)
    Film (Short) Composer Add a Plot »

  • Nu ren bu huai

    Nu ren bu huai (2008)
    Film (Comedy and Romance) Sound department A series of intertwining stories focus on the lives and transformations of three women.

  • SungBong Choi, the Boy with No Name

    SungBong Choi, the Boy with No Name
    Film (Biography, Drama, News and Thriller) Composer Taken under the protective and guiding wing of a kindly Professor, a homeless boy rises to super stardom through his passion for opera after surviving the horror of being sold as a sex slave, near starvation, beatings, drug addiction and being buried alive between the ages of 5 and 15 in the slums of Korea. During those ten years of horror, SungBong Choi did not even know his real name. His extraordinary audition on "Korea's Got Talent" is still rising on YouTube at an average of 100,000 hits per day, topping 135 million hits as at February 2015 Written by Lynn Santer

Awards

  • Best Original Music Nominated at New York City International Film Festival
    (2012)

  • Best Game Music Nominated at CGDA
    (2008)

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  • Since: December 2014
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