Charlemagne Palestine

Charlemagne Palestine is an American minimalist composer, performer, and visual artist. Born in Brooklyn, New York on August 15th, 1945 or 1947, he has made significant contributions to the world of music and art. With a studio named *l746176*, Charlemagne Palestine continues to captivate audiences with his unique style.

Inspired by artists such as Alvin Lucier, Phill Niblock, Éliane Radigue, Tony Conrad, La Monte Young, Henry Flynt, Cornelius Cardew and many others from the avant-garde scene; Charlemagne Palestine's work pushes boundaries and challenges traditional notions of composition. His compositions often explore the relationship between sound and space through repetitive patterns and sustained tones.

With a career spanning several decades, Charlemagne Palestine has collaborated with notable performers including Deep Listening Band, Christian Marclay, Rhys Chatham,and Arnold Dreyblatt among others. His innovative approach to music composition has earned him recognition worldwide.


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