Sundance Profile: David Torn

Posted in News on January 19, 2010

Composer: Teenage Paparazzo, Friday Night Lights, Lars and the Real Girl, Saint John of Las Vegas, The Wackness, Anvil: The Story of Anvil

Versatile composer David Torn is an ECM recording artist and guitarist, internationally acclaimed for his unique voice which bridges and tunnels between musical idioms—not ignoring styles, idioms, and classicism, but embracing their cores and intents in order to create a personal, affecting oeuvre. With scores for an impressively diverse slew of films to his credit, as well as collaborations with rock royalty including David Bowie, Torn is the definitive composer’s composer.


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