Donald Quan is a well-established composer with vast experience in contemporary, traditional and world music areas. He has an impeccable reputation for creating unique and innovative scores derived from his extensive experience. Quan started his music career when he won a composition competition at the age of 14. That pivotal event sparked a diverse musical journey that has spanned many idioms, styles and forms. Quan was born in Toronto and schooled at the Berkeley College of Music in Boston. He is especially well known for his diverse work in the area of World Music.