YouTube Premiere: Chapman Welch, "Antenna"

Antenna for Shakuhachi and Electronics

I have been waiting for this piece to be completed for a long time. It is such an interesting piece and Chapman Welch has such a way to combined acoustic and electronic instruments. This work was in collaboration with the Houston Composer Salon. I have been wanted to commission as many composers as possible and performing their works and making the shakuhachi known throughout the world. So finally, I will be posting Chapman’s piece this Friday. Think video is below, please click the remind button. YOU WILL WANT TO HEAR THIS PIECE!

Chapman’s Interview

While we wait for the premiere of this awesome work. I encourage you to listen to our interview where I talk with Chapman about his musical career, all the things he does as a musician and a composer and of course, about Antenna.

Shawn Head