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Tan, Dun 1957-

Overview
Works: 415 works in 972 publications in 9 languages and 15,516 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Martial arts films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Documentary television programs  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Performer, msd, Librettist, Director, Instrumentalist, Narrator, Musician, Other, Speaker, Contributor, Lyricist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 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 )
63 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,145 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
Ying xiong Hero by Yimou Zhang( visu )
58 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,185 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 )
29 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 905 libraries worldwide
China a century of revolution by Sue Williams( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 824 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 )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Ye yan by Xiaogang Feng( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 313 libraries worldwide
A lavish Chinese epic based on Shakespeare's Hamlet tells the story of a royal court in turmoil during the age of Five Dynasties and the Ten Kingdoms
Pipa concerto by Dun Tan( file )
5 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
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 292 libraries worldwide
TAN, Dun: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon / The Banquet / Hero (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Yo-Yo Ma, Lang Lang, Perlman) ( file )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Marco Polo (an opera within an opera) by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 279 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
Marco Polo by Dun Tan( visu )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 263 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
The first emperor by Dun Tan( visu )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 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 249 libraries worldwide
Concerto for orchestra by Dun Tan( file )
4 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic Content and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Bitter love by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Away from xuan by Yuanlin Chen( file )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in No Linguistic Content and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Nine songs ritual opera by Dun Tan( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Water passion after Saint Matthew by Tan Tan( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Paper concerto by Dun Tan( visu )
11 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Paper, normally a utilitarian material, becomes a solo instrument in Tan Dun's ingenious and inventive Paper Concerto, fusing orchestral music and organic sounds to create accessible, even melodious, music that is almost beyond imagination
Death and fire : dialogue with Paul Klee : for orchestra by Dun Tan( score )
10 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 124 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dun, Tan
Dun Tan 1957-....
Taam Cho 1957-....
Tan, Dun
Tan, Dun 1957-
Tan Dun Chinees componist
Tan Dun Chinese composer
Tan Dun chinesischer Komponist und Dirigent
Tan Dun chiński kompozytor muzyki filmowej
Tan Dun compositeur, violoniste de l'Opéra de Pékin
Tan Dun compositore cinese
Tan Dun kinesisk komponist
Tan Dun kinesisk kompositör
Tan Dunn
Tan, Dunn 1957-
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
谭 盾 1957-....
譚盾
谭盾 1957-
Languages
Chinese (111)
English (110)
German (21)
Spanish (9)
French (8)
Dutch (6)
Slovenian (1)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
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