About

Iain Chambers is a composer whose work often deploys field recordings and location sounds as compositional material. Iain’s work is heard live in concerts, radio, sound installations and multimedia. His feature-length symphonies of industrial sounds, The Eccentric...

Articles

Articles The Guardian article on Iain Chambers recomposing Soweto Kinch The Wire magazine profile on Iain Chambers The Times article on Bascule Chamber Concerts The Quietus review of 2015 Bascule Chamber Concerts Kate Romano reviews the 2016 Bascule Chamber Concerts...

Commissions

Commissions Iain’s music has been commissioned by The Guardian, Tate Britain, Thames Festival, BBC Radio 3, Oxford Contemporary Music, The National Trust, Barbican Art Gallery, WDR Cologne, and ABC Australia, among others. Iain is currently an artist in...

Bascule Chambers

April 2017: The Bascule Chamber Concerts take place within a huge brick-lined space inside Tower Bridge, beneath the Thames. Previous years have seen the bridge turned into an instrument in its own right, and all-vocal concerts in this cathedral-like acoustic....

Shows

2017: 3rd March, 7pm: Ashmolean Museum, Oxford – LiveFriday. Premiere of new work for harpsichord and musique concrete soundtrack. More information 30th April, 8.15pm: Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Parabola Arts Centre: More information...