Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1952 – present)
Rhys Chatham (b. New York City) is an American avant-garde composer, guitarist, and trumpet player. He currently lives in France.
In the early 1970s Chatham was the first music director of The Kitchen in New York. His early compositions owed a significant debt to La Monte Young and other minimalists.
His concert productions included experimenters Maryanne Amacher, Robert Ashley, Philip Glass, Meredith Monk, Pauline Oliveros, Steve Reich, and early alternative-rockers such as Brian Eno, Robert Fripp and Fred Frith.
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|1||Play on youtube||Drastic Classicism||
|2||Play on youtube||Guitar Trio||
|3||A Crimson Grail, Part Three||
|4||Play on youtube||Die Donnergötter||
|5||A Crimson Grail: Part One||
|6||A Crimson Grail: Part Two||
|7||Play on youtube||Massacre on MacDougal Street||
|8||A Crimson Grail Pt. 3||
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