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Tan Dun

Tan Dun (born 1957, Changsha, Hunan) is a Chinese contemporary classical composer and conductor, most widely known for his scores for the movies Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Hero, as well as composing music for the medal ceremonies at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. His works often incorporate audiovisual elements; use instruments constructed from organic materials, such as paper, water, and stone; and, are often inspired by traditional Chinese theatrical and ritual performance. In 2013, he was named a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador.

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Recent Tan Dun releases

Tan Dun - Eight Memories in Watercolor & Other Piano Works
Tan Dun - Eight Memories in Watercolor & Other Piano Works

£10.87

(Naxos)

Locked Down: Music for Percussion Ensemble
Locked Down: Music for Percussion Ensemble

£13.60

(Coviello Classics)

Kromos: 21st-Century Guitar Music
Kromos: 21st-Century Guitar Music

£12.69

(BIS)

The Diabelli Project
The Diabelli Project

£16.33

(Deutsche Grammophon)