Shawn Marren, Sr.

Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, Shawn attended college at the University of South Florida.  After college he joined one of the most prestigious touring bands in the world: The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey band!  After traveling the country for over 12 years and serving as Music Director for multiple circuses Shawn and his family decided to settle down in Las Vegas, NV.  Currently Shawn serves as a Sound Designer for Konami Gaming, Inc., where he creates custom music and sound effects for one of the world's largest slot machine manufacturers.  In his free time he enjoys reading and spending time with his wife and three sons. 

Career Highlights


Konami Gaming, Inc. (Sound Designer)



Hamid Circus, Inc. (Music Director, Resident Composer)


First United Methodist Church (Music/Choir Director, Organist)


FELD Entertainment, Inc. (Music Production, Orchestrator)


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus (Keyboards, Programmer, Arranger)


Walt Disney Resorts (College Music Program Musician, Cast Performer)



The Venice Symphony (Trumpet, Piano, Guest Lecturer)

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