PROFILE_SHORT

vunhat tan

experimental.electro.noiseMusic

vunhattan@gmail.com

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1970_born and living in hanoi_vietnam 1

987_certificate of piano primary at vietnam national academy of music

1991_diplomas of secondary in composition&musicology at vietnam national academy of music

1995_bachelors in composition&musicology and then lecturer in composition&musicology at vietnam national academy of music

1996_member of vietnam national composer’s association ———-

2000 scholarship from DAAD (deutscher akademischer austauschdient) to studies of       contemporary&computer music in “staatlichen hochschule fuer musik koeln” in cologne, germany Roaring Hoofs_new music festival in Ulanbataar_Mongolia

2001 SEIDE festival by “Internationale Gesellschaft fuer Neue Music_IGMN” basel, switzerland

2002 grant from Asian Cultural Council_ACC to research on contemporary music& ethnomusicology in the USA;  participated in LSU 57th festival of contemporary music in baton rouge, louisiana USA;  visiting student in composition at music department of university of california UCSD san diego USA arts network asia ANA vietnam workshop, hanoi

2003 the 6th Totally Huge New Music festival in perth, australia project “space of traditional and contemporary music” in beijing&shanghai, china_under the sponsor of the arts network asia ANA singapore participated in contemporary arts panel discussion sponsored by british council in hochiminh city, vietnam

2004 Festival of Arts in hue city_sponsored by british council in hanoi, vietnam

2005 group exhibition&music at elizabeth galleries in hanoi&hochiminh city, vietnam group exhibition&music concert at national opera&ballet theater in hanoi group exhibition&music show at dragon gallery, hanggai str.41 in hanoi participated in the “Second International Music festival Phnompenh”_cambodia

2006 participated in “transSplash_ jouissance” visual, music&sound project by “a little blah blah_albb” in HCMcity (saigon)_vietnam “sound from the old appartment blocks”_music/sound and visual project in the goethe institute hanoi, vietnam

2007 AsiaPacificFestival of Contemporary Music in Wellington, NewZealand_02/2007 WonderfullWeekend in TheareWorks the “73-12 studio”_Singapore, 04/2007 Asian Arts Mart in Singapore_06/2007 Hadaka:K_electro noise music performances&workshops_EsplandeTheatre Singapore_09/2007 Ultima Contemporary Music Festival in Oslo_Norway BEK_Piksel_Festival for Digital Arts in Bergen_Norway, 09 to 11/2007

2008 [smokes&mirrors]_sound&visualProject&Performance performed in BritishCouncilHanoi_03/2008 HanoiSoundsStuff_the 1st.international electronic music festival_hanoiVietnam03/2008 hotMusic_sound&visualPerformances performed in L’espaceHanoi_06/2008                            CrackingBamboo_internationalPercussionMusicFestival_hanoi&HCMcity_vietnam,10/2008 leMoisDEl’image_internationVisual&electronicMusic in HCMcityVietnam_10/t2008 I LOvePHO_multimediaProject in sydneyAustralia_12/2008 jetlagElectronicMusicFestival in MUINE’_HCMcity_vietnam_12/2008

2009 ScandinAsianMusicAlliance_electro/computerMusic&improvisationProject_ hanoiVIETNAM, 02/2009 HanoiSoundStuff_2ndInternationalElectronicMusicFestival_hanoiVIETNAM, 03/2009 HanoiNewMusicInternationalFestival_AEm15/experimentalElectroMusic performance, hanoi&HCMcity.Vietnam_10.2009 HanoiInternational.lighting&soundArtFestival[ConvergingLight]daoanhkhanhArtSpace hanoiVietnam[10.2009] HanoiInternationalStreetMusicFestival/1st_VNTstreetNoises_hanoiVietnam,11.2009 HanoiSoundScape_sponsored by the goetheInstituteVietnam_streetSoundRecordings, CDpublishing,workshop&performances[hanoiVietnam]09.2009/2010

2010 HanoiInternational.lighting&soundArtFestival[theBridge of Sounds]daoanhkhanhArtSpace hanoiVietnam[02.2010] HanoiSoundStuff/3rd.GreenSpace_InternationalElectronicMusicFestival VNTnoiseGroup_hanoiVietnam[03.2010] ThangLong[AscendingDragon]ContemporaryMusicFestival by theVietnamNationalAcademy0FMusic&SouthwestChamberMusicSCMCalifornia performed in Hanoi&HCMcity[Vietnam] & LosAngeles[USA]03,04.2010

2012 HanoiSoundStuff/5th.GreeenSpace_InternationalElectronicMusicFestival VNTG_hanoiVietnam[03.2012] LosAngeles International New Music Festival_LosAngeles[USA_04/05.2012]

2013 VuNhatTanGroup[VNTG] VuNhatTan & Dirty Fingers HanoiImproSet electronic music djing @ Hanoi Rock City, Hanoi January23, Wednesday 9pm ticket@door 50k VuNhatTan&Hien violino electronic/relaxing music @ ATK 73 Mai Hac De, Hanoi January24, Thursday 9pm, ticket @ door 50k VuNhatTan&Hoa drum electronic&drum music@ATK 73 MaiHacDe, Hanoi January31, Thursday 9pm, ticket@door 50k VuNhatTan&Hien violino Electronic Music and the Violin Chula, Hanoi chula.es February01, Friday 9pm, ticket@door 100k

 

VuNhatTan born August 8, 1970_Hanoi, VietNam

Vietnamese composer of experimental orchestral/chamber/piano, and electro/computer & multimedia works that have been performed in Asia, Europe and elsewhere Tan studied piano at Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi, where he earned a certificate in 1987 and degrees in secondary education in composition and musicology in 1991. He then studied composition and musicology there from 1991-95 and graduated with his BMus. He later studied computer music and new music at the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik in Cologne in 2000-01, on a scholarship from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst. In addition, he studied composition with Chinary Ung at the University of California at San Diego in 2002 as a guest student His honors include Third Prize in the composition for traditional instruments competition of the Vietnam Composers Association in Hanoi (1992, for Chamber Piece for Traditional Vietnamese Instruments [withdrawn]) and First Prize in the Saint-German-en-Laye competition (1995, for Ky UcMemory). He has also received four prizes from the Vietnam Composers Association (1998, for Ngu Doi Dang DanInterplay of Five Instruments; 2001, for Phac Thao 2000Outline 2000; 2002, for Nhip Don Nhip KepSimple Meter, Compound Meter; 2003, for Ao Don Ao KepFourPart Vietnamese Dress). Most recently, he received a grant from the Asian Cultural Council (2002), which enabled him to research contemporary music and ethnomusicology in the USA. His music has been performed in Australia, Cambodia, China, France, Germany, Mongolia, Switzerland, the USA, and Vietnam, including at the Roaring Hoofs Festival in Ulaanbaatar (2000), the Louisiana Festival of Contemporary Music in Baton Rouge (2002), the Totally Huge New Music Festival in Perth (2003), and the Asian Music Festival in Tokyo (2003) He is also active in electro/computer music & multimedia performances . He created the multimedia performance projects Dem DaiSleepless Night (2001), on a grant from the Arts Network Asia in Singapore, Chao HoiAn (2002), on a grant from the British Council in Hanoi, KhaT (2003), Space of Traditional and Contemporary Music in China (2003), on a grant from the Arts Network Asia, and Pito (2004), on a grant from the Ford Foundation. He has performed on numerous occasions as a pianist and sáo tre (bamboo flute)-player in contemporary and improvisational music in Australia, China and Vietnam. Furthermore, he gave improvisational music concerts and workshops in Hue in 2004. He has lectured on composition and musicology at Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi since 1995. He has also guest-lectured on Vietnamese music in Australia and Vietnam

COMPLETE LIST OF WORKS ORCHESTRAL: Hat ThoSinging Poem, 1995; Phac Thao 2000, 1999-2000; Khong GianSpace, 2000-01; Di Vao Di RaGoing inGoing out, small orchestra, 2003; GaoRice, large orchestra, 2005 CHAMBER MUSIC: Ky Uc, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, 2 percussion, 1993-94, revised 1995-96; Phac ThaoEsquisse, alto flute, 2 flutes, 1995; TrangMoon, cello, 1996; Thanh ThuySpring River, dàn tranh (16-string zither), 1998; Dong AiWinter Melancholy, dàn tranh, 1998 (also version for piano); Ngu Doi Dang Dan, sáo tre, dàn nhi (2-string bowed lute), dàn nguyet (2-string moon-shaped lute), dàn tranh, percussion, 1998; Ao Don Ao Kep, flute, bassoon, guitar, violin, cello, double bass, percussion, 1998-99; My Xuan, dàn tranh, 1999 (version of piano work); Sáo MoJust a Daydream (improvisation), sáo tre, 1999-2000; Cologne 2000, string quartet, 2000-01; four minutes, sáo tre, piano, 2001; My Improvisation, sáo tre, violin, organ (+ synthesizer), live electronics, 2001; Graphic Notation, any number of players, 2001; Moment, any number of players, 2001; Cong (improvisation), 12 percussion (c. 6 gongs, c. 6 tam-tams), 2001; Nhip Don Nhip Kep, flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, 2001-02; Hoa MuaRain Flower, flute, guitar, 2002; Meditation andABC, violin, cello, 2002; Tre, 4 percussion, 2002-03; Nhi, violin, 2003; Com, sáo tre, tiêu (vertical bamboo flute), dàn nhi, dàn nguyet, dàn tranh, 2004, revised 2006; Xom, any number of players, laptop, 2004; VacThe Bittern, tinh tau (fretless gourd lute), laptop, 2004 (also version for laptop, 2005); giotDrop, dàn tranh, 2005 PIANO: Doan TrangA Blank, 1989-96; My XuanThe Girl in Spring (improvisation), 1997 (also version for dàn tranh); Dong Ai, 1998 (version of work for dàn tranh); Vong CoThinking of the Past, 1998; Tranh Khac DaStone Prints, 1998; Hallo, piano, metronome, 2000 ELECTROACOUSTIC: bungTo Flip, live computer, 2005; Chom, laptop, 2005; Vac, laptop, 2005 (version of chamber work) MULTIMEDIA/PERFORMANCE: Thap Dien Diem VuongThe Ten Courts of the Kings of Hell (exhibition/installation/performance), 3 gongs (1 player), 4 CDs, statues (by Nguyen Manh Duc), film (by Tran Luong), 2003; body frame/video frame (installation), 5 dancers, dàn nguyet, computer, film (by Rich Streitmatter-Tran), 2004; thangbamboo ladders (installation), laptop, paintings (by Tran Hau Yen The), 2005 UPDATED MULTIMEDIA WORKs 2005. gio.t 2005. bu’ng 2006. cho^m 2006. co^’m 2007. the hailstorm in hanoi 2007. the road machines 2007 ga.o (for orchestra) 2007. mu`a mu’a (for string quartet) UPDATED MULTIMEDIA PERFORMANCEs 2007. Hanoi Moving, L’espace, Hanoi_Vietnam 2007. Oxygen Project, Blue Space, Hochiminh city_Vietnam, and Theatre Works_Singapore 2007. sound from appartment blocks, (w/ NguyenManhHung), Goethe Institute Hanoi, Vietnam and Asian Art Mart_Singapore                                        

vunhat tan myspace.com/vunhattan http://vunhattan.multiply.com born August 8, 1970_Hanoi, VietNam Vietnamese composer of experimental orchestral/chamber/piano, and electro/computer & multimedia works that have been performed in Asia, Europe and elsewhere Tan studied piano at Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi, where he earned a certificate in 1987 and degrees in secondary education in composition and musicology in 1991. He then studied composition and musicology there from 1991-95 and graduated with his BMus. He later studied computer music and new music at the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik in Cologne in 2000-01, on a scholarship from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst. In addition, he studied composition with Chinary Ung at the University of California at San Diego in 2002 as a guest student His honors include Third Prize in the composition for traditional instruments competition of the Vietnam Composers Association in Hanoi (1992, for Chamber Piece for Traditional Vietnamese Instruments [withdrawn]) and First Prize in the Saint-German-en-Laye competition (1995, for Ky UcMemory). He has also received four prizes from the Vietnam Composers Association (1998, for Ngu Doi Dang DanInterplay of Five Instruments; 2001, for Phac Thao 2000Outline 2000; 2002, for Nhip Don Nhip KepSimple Meter, Compound Meter; 2003, for Ao Don Ao KepFourPart Vietnamese Dress). Most recently, he received a grant from the Asian Cultural Council (2002), which enabled him to research contemporary music and ethnomusicology in the USA. His music has been performed in Australia, Cambodia, China, France, Germany, Mongolia, Switzerland, the USA, and Vietnam, including at the Roaring Hoofs Festival in Ulaanbaatar (2000), the Louisiana Festival of Contemporary Music in Baton Rouge (2002), the Totally Huge New Music Festival in Perth (2003), and the Asian Music Festival in Tokyo (2003) He is also active in electro/computer music & multimedia performances . He created the multimedia performance projects Dem DaiSleepless Night (2001), on a grant from the Arts Network Asia in Singapore, Chao HoiAn (2002), on a grant from the British Council in Hanoi, KhaT (2003), Space of Traditional and Contemporary Music in China (2003), on a grant from the Arts Network Asia, and Pito (2004), on a grant from the Ford Foundation. He has performed on numerous occasions as a pianist and sáo tre (bamboo flute)-player in contemporary and improvisational music in Australia, China and Vietnam. Furthermore, he gave improvisational music concerts and workshops in Hue in 2004. He has lectured on composition and musicology at Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi since 1995. He has also guest-lectured on Vietnamese music in Australia and Vietnam COMPLETE LIST OF WORKS ORCHESTRAL: Hat ThoSinging Poem, 1995; Phac Thao 2000, 1999-2000; Khong GianSpace, 2000-01; Di Vao Di RaGoing inGoing out, small orchestra, 2003; GaoRice, large orchestra, 2005 CHAMBER MUSIC: Ky Uc, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, 2 percussion, 1993-94, revised 1995-96; Phac ThaoEsquisse, alto flute, 2 flutes, 1995; TrangMoon, cello, 1996; Thanh ThuySpring River, dàn tranh (16-string zither), 1998; Dong AiWinter Melancholy, dàn tranh, 1998 (also version for piano); Ngu Doi Dang Dan, sáo tre, dàn nhi (2-string bowed lute), dàn nguyet (2-string moon-shaped lute), dàn tranh, percussion, 1998; Ao Don Ao Kep, flute, bassoon, guitar, violin, cello, double bass, percussion, 1998-99; My Xuan, dàn tranh, 1999 (version of piano work); Sáo MoJust a Daydream (improvisation), sáo tre, 1999-2000; Cologne 2000, string quartet, 2000-01; four minutes, sáo tre, piano, 2001; My Improvisation, sáo tre, violin, organ (+ synthesizer), live electronics, 2001; Graphic Notation, any number of players, 2001; Moment, any number of players, 2001; Cong (improvisation), 12 percussion (c. 6 gongs, c. 6 tam-tams), 2001; Nhip Don Nhip Kep, flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, 2001-02; Hoa MuaRain Flower, flute, guitar, 2002; Meditation andABC, violin, cello, 2002; Tre, 4 percussion, 2002-03; Nhi, violin, 2003; Com, sáo tre, tiêu (vertical bamboo flute), dàn nhi, dàn nguyet, dàn tranh, 2004, revised 2006; Xom, any number of players, laptop, 2004; VacThe Bittern, tinh tau (fretless gourd lute), laptop, 2004 (also version for laptop, 2005); giotDrop, dàn tranh, 2005 PIANO: Doan TrangA Blank, 1989-96; My XuanThe Girl in Spring (improvisation), 1997 (also version for dàn tranh); Dong Ai, 1998 (version of work for dàn tranh); Vong CoThinking of the Past, 1998; Tranh Khac DaStone Prints, 1998; Hallo, piano, metronome, 2000 ELECTROACOUSTIC: bungTo Flip, live computer, 2005; Chom, laptop, 2005; Vac, laptop, 2005 (version of chamber work) MULTIMEDIA/PERFORMANCE: Thap Dien Diem VuongThe Ten Courts of the Kings of Hell (exhibition/installation/performance), 3 gongs (1 player), 4 CDs, statues (by Nguyen Manh Duc), film (by Tran Luong), 2003; body frame/video frame (installation), 5 dancers, dàn nguyet, computer, film (by Rich Streitmatter-Tran), 2004; thangbamboo ladders (installation), laptop, paintings (by Tran Hau Yen The), 2005 UPDATED MULTIMEDIA WORKs 2005. gio.t 2005. bu’ng 2006. cho^m 2006. co^’m 2007. the hailstorm in hanoi 2007. the road machines 2007 ga.o (for orchestra) 2007. mu`a mu’a (for string quartet) UPDATED MULTIMEDIA PERFORMANCEs 2007. Hanoi Moving, L’espace, Hanoi_Vietnam 2007. Oxygen Project, Blue Space, Hochiminh city_Vietnam, and Theatre Works_Singapore 2007. sound from appartment blocks, (w/ NguyenManhHung), Goethe Institute Hanoi, Vietnam and Asian Art Mart_Singapore

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