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CHRIS BLACK


Chris Black is a composer and performer living in Tucson, Arizona, performing either as a solo double bassist or with a trio, and he is the founder of the alt-classical chamber music concert series ChamberLab, currently in its seventh year.

NEW RELEASES FOR SEPTEMBER, 2017!

Lullabies & Nightmares is a collection of chamber music featuring small combinations of woodwinds and strings.

Downtown Suite is all double reed duets, featuring oboe, English horn, bassoon, and contrabassoon.

Cooper Must Die is a dark, claustrophobic piece for violin, cello, double bass, and narrator.

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VEXATIONS!

In December, 2017, my ChamberLab concert series raised nearly $17,000 for the ACLU of Arizona by playing Erik Satie's Vexations 840 times in a row in a marathon 15-hour performance. Read all about it at www.vexathon.com.

UPCOMING CONCERTS

SOMETIMES ...

I'm honored to attend and play a few songs for Kristen Nelson's book release at the Southern Arizona Work Space at around 7:30 PM on Thursday, December 14th! Samantha Bounkeua will join me on the violin. We'll play a little Stravinsky.

GREAT COVER-UP

On Thursday, December 14th, at 10:30 PM I'll play my bass and sing the songs of a mystery artist at the Flycatcher in Tucson, AZ.

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