Biography

Rudi Arapahoe is an English experimental composer. His False Self compositions, which have been described (by Textura) as ethereal, ominous, and surreal, explore identity, authorship and the delineation between self and other. His Plate compositions are miniatures for solo keyboard instruments that can be performed and enjoyed by musicians of all abilities.


Selected discography:

False Self plays music for six pianos (2021) - Album - (Café OTO TakuRoku)

Plates, Vol 2: Mirrors (2020) - EP - (Self released)

Plates, Vol 1: Système sur-atonal (2020) - EP - (AWAL)

A false memory of a sports party (2018) - Album - (AWAL)

False Self (2016) - Album - (AWAL)

Selected works for theatre:

SIS production of Ikunio Shimizu's Gakuya (Dressing Room) - Theatre Tram, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, Japan (ran for 47 nights & televised nationally on 15 occasions)

Selected mixed media artworks (as a collaborating artist):

In older kingdoms (2012) - with Martin Thaulow (Installation - Denmark)

Contraction (2011) - with Martin Thaulow (Dance & Installation - Denmark)

The conversation (2008) - with Piero Roi (Photographic / Performance)

Discography as a mastering engineer:

Ard Bit - Six Scores One (Ard Bit 2019) - Cassette / Digital

Jim Simm - 13 Elegies , Riparian Zones (SOUNDkiosk 2019) - Digital

Alison O'Donnell ‎– Exotic Masks And Sensible Shoes (Freeworld 2019) - Vinyl / Digital

Áine O'Dwyer - Gallarais ‎(MIE Music 2017) - Vinyl / Digital

Alison O'Donnell ‎– Climb Sheer The Fields Of Peace (Mega Dodo 2017) - Vinyl / Digital

United Bible Studies - Rosary Bleeds (Golden Pavilion Music 2016) - Vinyl / Digital

Rudi Arapahoe - False Self (AWAL 2016) - Digital

Marsman - A Different Kind Of Purple (Lowriders Recordings 2016) - Digital

Fonogram - Hymns III (PYL Records 2016) - CD

Aino Tytti - Millennium Mills (Touch 2015) - Digital

United Bible Studies - Doineann (A Year In The Country 2014) - CD

The Silence Was Warm 5 (Symbolic Interaction 2014) - CD

Triko - Triko EP (Trake 2014) - Vinyl / Digital

Atelier Ace - Ace Hotels (Atelier Ace 2014) - Vinyl / Digital

Richard Moult - Long Dead Now, Tom Forest (Ljóðhús 2013) - CD

Rudi Arapahoe - Double Bind (Rudi Arapahoe AWAL & Hibernate 2013) - CD

Travel Expop Series #2 : Great Britain (Hands In The Dark 2013) - Vinyl / CD

Shota Hirama / Ducerey Ada Nexino - Just Like Honey (Signal Dada 2013) - CD

The Silence Was Warm 4 (Symbolic Interaction 2013) - CD

Richard Moult - Chamber Music (Ljóðhús 2013) - CD

Hopeless Marching Band - Spilt (Wild Combination Recordings 2012) - CD

Trust (Time Released Sound 2012) - CD

Richard Moult - Rodorlihtung (Fort Evil Fruit 2012) - CD

Shota Hirama - Nice Doll To Talk (Signal Dada 2012) - CD

Aino Tytti - Atratus Seraphim (Armed Within Movement 2012) - CD

Piano Magic - Life Has Not Finished With Me Yet (Second Language Music 2012) - CD

Alex Tiuniaev - Blurred (Heat Death Records 2012) - CD

Richard Moult - Yclypt (Second Language Music 2012) - CD

Hidden Landscapes 2 (Audio Gourmet 2012) - CD

Widesky - Phase Portrait (Hibernate Recordings 2012) - CD

Antonymes - Light Dispersed through Clouds (Hibernate Recordings 2012) - CD

Good Weather For An Air Strike (Hibernate Recordings 2012) - CD

Spheruleus - Voyage (Hibernate Recordings 2011) - CD

Adam A Williams - Another Day The Same (Hibernate Recordings 2011) - CD

Antonymes - Like Rumours Of Hushed Thunder (Time Released Sound 2011) - CD

Field Rotation - And Tomorrow I Will Sleep (Hibernate Recordings 2011) - CD

Fonogram – Fonogram (The Land Of 2011) - CD

Strom Noir - Dni Stratili Svoju Farbu (Hibernate Recordings 2011) - CD

Obsil – Vicino (Psychonavigation Records 2011) - CD

Felicia Atkinson – The Driver (Hibernate Recordings 2011) - Vinyl / CD

Listening Mirror – Standing Outside Heaven (Hibernate Recordings 2011) - CD

The Silence Was Warm III (Symbolic Interaction 2011) - CD

Hopeless Local Marching Band – Repeating Myself (Symbolic Interaction 2011) - CD

Fonogram / Konntinent - Split (Awkward Silence Recordings 2010) - CD

One Second Bridge - EP + Remixes (Symbolic Interaction 2010) - CD

Glen Johnson - Details Not Recorded (Make Mine Music 2009) - CD

Rudi Arapahoe – Echoes From One To Another (Symbolic Interaction 2008) - CD