Semih Tareen is a three-time award winning and five-time award nominated film composer located in Seattle. To-date he has scored music for 24 films. His scores range from full symphonic scores, recorded in film scoring stages in the United States, to scores produced in his studio using the latest technology.
He studied the art and craft of film music with two-time Emmy award winning composer Hummie Mann, at the Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program. To further develop his skills specifically for cinema, he studied filmmaking at the Seattle Film Institute.
His music has been shown in theaters across the globe at numerous film festivals and with nationwide theatrical releases. In addition to his western music education, he studied Turkish music with ud virtuoso and composer Munir Nurettin Beken.
"My goal is to provide the best music for your project and to bring your vision to life. The filmmaker's vision is what inspires me. Sharing a passion for cinema is an important factor, however, collaboration is the key to a successful score. The director/composer partnership is where it all begins. Let me know how I may help you. Kindest Regards,"