Born in Shanghai, Zhiming Han is an award winning composer, World Class Chinese instruments
virtuoso, and voting member for Grammy Award. His orchestral film music won the Henry Mancini Film
Music Composition Award. His performance credits include CD albums “Celestial Echo”, Chinese New
Age “ Morning of the forest”, and concerts with Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony,
Pacific Symphony, others Symphonies , Jackie Chan’s and Disney’s movies. He has worked with Oscar-
winning Hollywood composers such as James Horner and John Williams in movie soundtracks.
Described as “Topping out of Applause Here … Fantastic” by KCET, his performances at Los Angeles
Music Center were telecast nationally on PBS in 2002 and 2006. In China, CCTV primary time broadcast
his full orchestra music with TV dramas, performed by Shanghai symphony and other major orchestras.
In1986, Han came to USA, and completed academic graduate study in music composition at UCLA. As
the founder and Executive Director of Los Angeles Chinese Orchestra, he produces, composes and
performs as a music recording artist for various media including concerts and soundtracks for film, TV
series, and video game productions including two performances at Disney Concert Hall (2004), CCTV
26-episode series “The Guests of Ice Mountain” (2005), feature films “16 Blocks” (2006), and X-Box
video game “Jade Empire” (2006), and 20th century Fox TV movie “Bones” (2007).

韓志明 作曲家, 音樂製作人 演奏家--美國葛來美獎評委。美國Henry Mancini電影音樂作曲獎得主--韓志明出
身上海--畢業於UCLA研究所音樂作曲--從事研究中國音樂世界化的作曲製作--參與過許多好萊塢大型影片音
樂及娛樂製作。是當今少數能結合創作,演奏,音樂新高科技三方面,高層次全面性發展的現代中國音樂家。合
作過的團體有好萊塢碗形劇場交響樂團--三藩市交響樂團,洛杉磯歌劇院和加州首府卡美利亞交響樂團等.並為
許多好萊塢電影配樂錄音,如成龍電影,迪士尼電影.X-Box “Jade Empire”. 合作過的作曲家有奧斯卡得主
James Horner 和John Williams等.美國電視PBS曾多次全美轉播他在洛杉磯音樂中心的現場獨奏演出實況.
2006他的揚琴曾為Philip Glass Opera 擔任主奏樂器--在中國,他創作的管弦樂曲為國際性影視配樂,並由國家
一流交響樂團演奏,得到中國,日本及德國導演讚譽.由他作曲的電視劇曾二度榮獲中國專業電視最高榮譽飛天
獎.他的器樂作品代表上海音樂學院入選“上海之春“。许多美國交響樂團演出他作曲的交響樂“白蛇傳奇”.
目前他是美國好萊塢新東方影音製作公負責人,從事影音製作.
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About Zhiming Han 韩志明 and Cynthia Hsiang向新梅
Cynthia Hsiang's Music Profile:
Performance 音乐演奏
Performance Video Clip
PCC Chinese Music Ensemble
Zhiming Han's Music Profile:
Original Composition 原创音乐
Studio Production 影音制作
Performance 音乐演奏
Performance Video Clip
Cynthia Hsiang , award-winnig Gu-zheng (Chinese long- zither) soloist, with Ph.D. Candidate and Master
Degrees in ethnomusicology from UCLA. She currently teaches at Pasadena City College. She has been
featured in numerous concerts and recordings in Taiwan, US and Europe, and has premiered many
contemporary works with symphony orchestras including Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, San Francisco
Symphony, Los Angeles Opera, Sacramental Camellia Symphony and Madrid International Theater
Festival. In 2002 and 2006, PBS broadcast her performance at Los Angeles Music Center nationally. Her
performance credits include a solo zheng recital at Taiwan National Music Hall, movie soundtracks for
Jackie Chan’s movie, M-Box video game “Jade Empire”, and two CD albums “Nocturne in Autumn Palace”
and “High Mountain and Flowing Water”. She presented her academic papers on Vietnamese music in
the  Society for Ethnomusicology conference at UCSD, Balinese music in the Chinese National
Conference on Music Melody at the Hong Kong University, and Taiwanese zheng music in Taiwan Institute
of Arts.
向新梅 钢琴古箏演奏家作曲家,加州大學洛杉磯分校UCLA音樂碩士和博士侯選人,臺灣師範大學音樂系學士。她
曾任台北国家中乐团(前实验国乐团)首席古箏演奏员, 曾任教于加州大學洛杉磯分校UCLA音乐系,目前現
任教於美國洛杉磯帕薩迪那市立學院音樂系。她在中学時代的原創歌曲獲得臺灣中國時報全國民歌創作獎。由
她創作的古箏獨奏曲烏蘇里船歌,子夜秋歌和絳雪均廣為流傳,並成為古箏考級指定曲。她曾在台北国家音乐厅
举行古箏专场独奏会。在美国,她積極地和交響樂團合作演出现代作品,如好萊塢碗型劇院交響樂團和三藩市
交響樂團。美國公共電視臺PBS和KCET,曾數次實況轉播她在洛杉磯音樂中心的音樂會演出。她也為許多電影
配樂演奏錄音,如成龍電影。在X-Box遊戲玉帝國原聲帶中,也有她的精彩演奏。
This is the Jade Empire Theme for X-Box video game
performed by Zhiming Han on Chinese bamboo flute
.