Jem Talaroc

 

Jem Talaroc is a composer and arranger who works with a wide variety of media from solo instruments to full orchestral works. He holds a masters degree in composition from University of the Philippines, Diliman where he studied under esteemed Filipino composers such as Ramon Pagayon Santos, and Josefino Toledo. He works on film music as well as live orchestral and choral compositions, with a musical style that combines the sophistication of classical music and the accessible simplicity of popular music. He is the first recipient of the Tsang-Houei Hsu Memorial Award courtesy of the Asian Composers League.