23-year-old Turkish composer Mehmet Erhan Tanman, who especially aims to get orchestral sounds from every formation of instruments, works with several ensembles and orchestras both from Europe and Turkey such as Sonus Brass Ensemble, Triage Modern Music Ensemble, La Mer String Quartet, TalkingDrums Trio, Presidential Symphony Orchestra, MSFAU Symphony Orchestra, Turkish National Youth Symphony Orchestra, Antalya State Symphony Orchestra, Bilkent Symphony Orchestra. Recently Tanman was commissioned by Deutsche Welle for a new orchestra piece which is going to be premiered in September 19th as a part of BeethovenFest Bonn 2012. In September 2013, Tanman is going to continue his composition studies with Prof. Wolfgang Rihm in Germany.
LISTEN: Ocean Waves for orchestra
Presidential Symphony Orchestra (Turkey); Cem Mansur, conductor