200 Guitars

Rhys Chatham & 200 guitars is tonight ++ pics from rehearsal
Rhys Chatham & 200 guitars is tonight ++ pics from rehearsal
Rhys Chatham: A Crimson Grail (2008) for 200 Electric Guitars (Outdoor Version) (World Premiere) Commissioned by Lincoln Center for Lincoln Center Out of Doors Next, composer Rhys Chatham and section leaders John King, Ned Sublette, David Daniell, and Seth Olinsky (Akron/Family) lead an oversized orchestra of 200 volunteer guitarists and electric bassists in the world premiere of A Crimson Grail for 200 Electric Guitars (Outdoor Version) performed not on the Bandshell stage but along the sides of the audience at Damrosch Park, to heighten the work's polyphonic effect...