CHI Factory

A collective of ambient composers founded by Hanyo van Oosterom in 1984.

Eniless (loops, samples, turntablism)
Hanyo van Oosterom (bass, guitar, piano, percussion, synth)
Koos Derwort (bamboo flutes, clarinet and mouth sounds)

CHI was one of the first European groups that performed ambient music on stage. They released the cassette “The Original Recordings” in 1986, that soon became a collectors item. The premiere of their audio-visual show was in 1986 at The Lantaren/Venster in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

This mix contains samples from: ‘The Original Recordings’ , ‘The Bamboo Recordings’, ‘The Kallikatsou Recordings’ and unreleased material.