Tan Dun

Biography

Tan Dun's elaborate compositions were once quoted by the late Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu as being "violent as a burst of human blood, yet full of grace, a voice of the soul." A well-respected avant-garde world music composer, Dun's ethereal compositions have been recognized through a series of international awards. The winner of the prestigious Grawemeyer Award for music composition, Dun...