Chinese composer Tan Dun's latest work, Nu-Shu: The Secret Songs ofWomen, was inspred by an ancient language spoken in a remote area of Tan's home province of Hunan.
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Alexander Ebert is best known for his band Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, a folk band with a dozen members. His latest project is the score for All Is Lost, a film about one man lost at sea.
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