Deon ("dee-on") is a film composer based in Los Angeles working on projects from art house, independent to commercial movies. His music aims to express drama with simplicity and lyricism of melodies that are deeply emotional, sensitive and passion driven. Furthermore, he explores to combine the human experience of sorrow and beauty into a unified expression through his tone. Over the years he has played several instruments including trumpet, guitar, drums; though with piano and violin being the forte and pipeline for his inspirations.
Originally from Seoul and having lived in Tokyo, he is multilingual and is currently picking up Mandarin. Aside from music he enjoys photography, visual arts, meeting talented filmmakers, cinematographers and designers alike.