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Tan Dun (pinyin: Tán Dùn, 譚盾; born August 18, 1957) is a Chinese contemporary classical composer, most widely known for his Grammy and Oscar-award winning scores for the movies Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Hero.

Early life in China:

Tan Dun was born in the village of Simao, Changsha in the Hunan, China. As a child, he was fascinated by the role in his village of the shimao, who conducted rituals and ceremonies, often set to music made with organic… read more

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  • like it so much
  • Hero OST is like dying out of sadness.
  • Haunting
  • 2012-04-12: 1,604,062 plays (124,670 listeners), 1,928 plays in your library
  • "Hero (英雄)" soundtrack is excellent! Will have to check his other works.
  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon blows my mind!!! [3]
  • Cheers from Poland chinese fans!
  • both movie soundtracks are EPIC MASTERPIECE !!!
  • Hero soundtrack. so. damn. good.
  • Looking forward to seeing him live tonight :)

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