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List of notable or famous composers from taiwan, with bios and photos, including the top composers born in taiwan and even some popular composers who immigrated to taiwan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous taiwan composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known composer from taiwan is included when available.

This list features people like Jay Chou and JerryC.

This historic composers from taiwan list can help answer the questions "Who are some taiwan composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous composers from taiwan?" These prominent composers of taiwan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected taiwan composers.

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Chen Chien-Chi


Chen Chien-Chi is a composer, musician. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Jay Chou is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Composers from Taiwan
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Jay Chou is a Taiwanese singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. In 2000, Chou released his debut album, titled Jay, under the record company Alfa Music. Since then his music has gained recognition throughout Asia, most notably in regions such as Taiwan, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, Japan and in the Asian communities of Western countries such as the United States and Australia. He has sold more than 30 million albums and has received numerous awards for his musical work. Chou has also written songs for other artists whilst working on his albums. In 2003, he was the cover story of Time magazine, titled New King of Asian Pop, acknowledging his influence on ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Linkou District, Taiwan

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JerryC is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Composers from Taiwan
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JerryC


JerryC, also known by his English name Jerry Chang, is a Taiwanese guitarist and composer. He is known for his song "Canon Rock", a rock arrangement of Johann Pachelbel's Canon in D. He began playing the guitar at the age of 17, and the piano before age 15. His style is influenced by classical music, neoclassical guitarists, as well as metal bands such as Helloween and Metallica and Japanese rock bands such as B'z and L'Arc-en-Ciel. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

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Lim Giong is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Composers from Taiwan
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Lim Giong is a musician, artist, DJ, composer, songwriter, music producer, music director and also an actor. Now, he is a leading figure on the Taiwanese experimental electronic music scene. His musical career began with the release of his 1st album, "Marching Forward" in 1990. In his early days, he gave rousing performances of folk-pop music in Taiwan such as "A Soundless Place" from the Dust of Angels soundtrack. He was associated with the genre known as New Taiwanese Song. Then, from his 3rd album "Entertainment World" recorded in England in 1993, his compositions become increasingly infused with electronic music, evolving even from drum and bass, break beat, ambient and electronica, to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 53

Birthplace: Changhua City, Taiwan

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