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Tan, Dun 1957-

Overview
Works: 449 works in 949 publications in 9 languages and 14,051 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Martial arts films  Musical settings  Music  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Action and adventure films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Performer, Librettist, msd, Director, Instrumentalist, Other, Narrator, Lyricist, Interviewee, Contributor, Speaker, Musician
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Dun Tan
Publications by Dun Tan
Most widely held works by Dun Tan
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( visu )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,938 libraries worldwide
19th-century China. Two master warriors are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. A young aristocrat prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents and her deeply romantic past. As each warrior battles for justice, they come face to face with their worst enemy and the inescapable, enduring power of love
Ying xiong Hero by Yimou Zhang( visu )
47 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,154 libraries worldwide
The story of the First Emperor of China, who is on the brink of winning a war-torn land during the dawn of the Qin dynasty over 2,000 years ago. Three opponents are determined to kill the King, and one loyal subject stands in their way. Special features include a conversation with Quentin Tarantino and Jet Li, featurettes, storyboard, and more
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon original motion picture soundtrack by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
China a century of revolution by Sue Williams( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 799 libraries worldwide
"An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation with rare archival footage, insightful historical commentary and stunning eyewitness accounts from citizens who struggled through China's most decisive century"--Container
Symphony 1997 heaven, earth, mankind by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Ye yan Legend of the Black Scorpion ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Scheming royals and other officials seek to conquer empires and consolidate power to form a single omnipotent dynasty. Meanwhile, a legendary empress who has the fighting skills unparalleled by any man, harbors forbidden desires for her stepson. Set in the Age of Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms, tells the story of a royal court in turmoil including passion, deceit, revenge, overpowering beauty, and greed
Ghost opera for string quartet and pipa, with water, stones, paper, and metal by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
17 editions published in 1997 in 6 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Pipa concerto by Dun Tan( file )
3 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Marco Polo (an opera within an opera) by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
In 'Marco Polo, an opera within an opera', composer Tan Dun portrays the Venetian explorer's travels to the Far East as a journey of both inner and physical discovery, a voyage depicting spiritual experiences as well as a geographical expedition. At the same time the work, on a libretto by Paul Griffiths, can be seen as a compositional adventure of the composer himself, unifying the various cultural worlds he occupies: a blend of Western avant garde and Oriental traditions
Out of Beijing Opera Death and fire ; Orchestral theatre II: Re by Dun Tan( file )
4 editions published in 1998 in Chinese and Undetermined and held by 266 libraries worldwide
The first emperor by Dun Tan( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 libraries worldwide
The first emperor is an epic story of love, power and betrayal. The story centers on the Emperor Qin, the first emperor of China, a controversial and brutal ruler best known for unifying the country, building the Great Wall, and creating a vast army of terra cotta soldiers to guard his tomb
Snow in June by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Bitter love by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Marco Polo opera within an opera by Dun Tan( visu )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
In 'Marco Polo, an opera within an opera', composer Tan Dun portrays the Venetian explorer's travels to the Far East as a journey of both inner and physical discovery, a voyage depicting spiritual experiences as well as a geographical expedition. At the same time the work, on a libretto by Paul Griffiths, can be seen as a compositional adventure of the composer himself, unifying the various cultural worlds he occupies: a blend of Western avant garde and Oriental traditions
Water passion after Saint Matthew by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Nine songs ritual opera by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in No Linguistic Content and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Concerto for orchestra by Dun Tan( file )
6 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Away from xuan by Yuanlin Chen( file )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in No Linguistic Content and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Wo hu cang long Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( visu )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
In 19th-century China, dedicated martial arts warrior Li Mu Bai is preparing to retire. He gives his magical 400-year-old sword, Green Destiny, to his partner in arms Shu Lien to entrust to nobleman Sir Te. Soon after, Green Destiny is stolen by a lithe young thief with knowledge of Wudan, the sacred, secret martial art of Li Mu Bai's sect. It turns out the thief is Jen, the daughter of the provincial governor, who chafes at the thought of the marriage her parents have arranged for her. Jen's governess and mentor is none other than Jade Fox, a legendary thief who murdered Li Mu Bai's master and stole his training manual. What follows is a tale of fighting and revenge, redemption and love
Hero music from the original soundtrack by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
 
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Dun, Tan
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Taam Cho 1957-....
Tan, Dun
Tan, Dun 1957-
Tan Dun Chinese composer
Tan Dun chinesischer Komponist und Dirigent
Tan Dun compositore cinese
Tan Dun kinesisk komponist
Tan Dun kinesisk kompositör
Tan Dunn
Tanʹ Dwnʹ
Tan, Jun
Tan, Shun
Tan Tun
Tʻan, Tun 1957-
Тан Дун
Тань Дунь
تان دان آهنگساز چینی
تان دۋن
ถัน ตุ้น
탄둔
タン, ジュン
タン, ドゥン
譚, 盾
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譚盾
谭盾 1957-
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