Stephen Chase

Creator, Performer (individual)

Stephen Chase composes, improvises, and walks quite a lot. His work veers erratically between generative ideas and following his nose, exploring, amongst other things, aspects of group interaction, collaboration, acoustical phenomena, and the passing of time. Co-conspirators and performing comrades have included Exaudi, Quatuor Bozzini, Philip Thomas, Choir Brevis, Music We’d Like to Hear, Bank Street Arts, CoMA, Ryoko Akama, Patrick Farmer, Ross Parfitt, Coastguard All Stars, Taku Sugimoto, piggle, and Freaking Glamorous Teapot. He is co-editor of Changing the System: The Music of Christian Wolff, and convenes the occasional performance series, mon se taire truc. Website

News and New Projects Finer Music, Out-of-Doors Suite
Residence/Main Office Nairnshire
Contact email


Title Year composed Instrumentation Genre
I saw these gaps of explanation rolling like wheels contrary within themselves, alien motions on fire with coriolis demeanour 2014 Ensemble (no conductor)
Jandl Songs 2021 Vocal
Out-of-Doors Suite 2023 Other
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