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.

Frontiers Festival video of A Secret Rose has just been posted!

The official video of A Secret Rose has been posted.  Here is the link:

A Secret Rose was presented in Birmingham, UK last June as part of the Frontiers Festival.

Rhys Chatham solo for Fête de la Music at Cinéma Les 3 Luembourg

I've been rehearsing all week for a concert I am doing tomorrow (Saturday) for Fête de la musique. It's been going well, I'm excited about the performance, I'll be playing alto and C flutes and my Shilke Bb trumpet through a delay setup, it sounds great! I'm opening for a film showing by my friend Blaise Harrison. It's a moving documentary on the lives and music of a brass band called Harmonie de Pontarlier. In parts of it, they're filmed rehearsing a piece I wrote especially for them. I open at 2pm, the film follows, here's the info:

A Secret Rose for 100 Guitars in Birmingham, UK June 7.

Rhys Chatham's A Secret Rose for 100 Guitars
Frontiers Festival 
Birmingham, UK
June 7, 2014 - 7pm

A Secret Rose for 100 electric guitars, el. bass and drums will have its UK premier in Birmingham, UK as part of the Frontiers Music Festival on June 7, 2014.  The performance will take place at the Birmingham Town Hall at 7pm.