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Rhys Chatham wants to play in a location near you!

I’m using this news page as a kind of blog announcing various things going on in Rhys Chatham land, brought to you in July 2015:

At the moment, I’m writing a new piece for 100 electric guitars. This piece is a celebration of the unique sonority of the electric guitar and is mounted without PA or auxiliary instruments such as bass or drums: it uniquely concerns the sound of 100 electric guitars going through their amps, happily including both the quiet moments as well as the more thunderous!

Arthur Russell add-on tour planned for August!

By popular demand, the Arthur Russell ensemble will play additional concerts in London, Oslo and Helsinki during the month of August.  

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Keep an eye on this page for further details...

Arthur Russell 9-city European tour, 22 May-6 June

Rhys will be be playing bass, alto and C flutes on the upcoming Arthur Russell European tour 22 May - 6 June. Below are the cites we'll be appearing in, plus a press release.

Dates:

22.05.15 Triskel Arts Centre, Cork IRE
Tickets: http://bit.ly/1Hl4585

23.05.15 Button Factory, Dublin IRE
Tickets: http://bit.ly/1KkigOl

Charlemagne Palestine/Rhys Chatham 3-CD set newly released on SubRosa Records!

Charlemagne Palestine - Rhys Chatham: Youuu + Mee = Weeee

Playing with Charlemagne Palestine on Sunday 5 October in aalst, Belgium.

I'm playing a duo with my friend Charlemagne Palestine on Sunday, on 5 October in Aalst Belgium, which is a 50-minute drive from Brussels.  Charlemagne will be playing piano, synthesizer, cognac sifters and voice and will come fully equipped with a colorful collection of teddy bears, as usual!  I'll be playing alto and C flutes, trumpet and electric guitar.

Photo: Annette Frick.