With more than 20 years of career and accumulating an extensive portfolio as a bass player, producer and versatile composer working in Brazil and Europe, CH Straatmann presents his second solo album '11Dimensions’. Recorded and mixed in São Paulo 11 Dimensions has 8 instrumental original tracks and presents a fusion of rhythms - in a hypnotic soundscape inspired by Brazilian, Cuban and African music.
Throughout his career, CH has accumulated an extensive musical background, recording dozens of albums and touring throughout Brazil, Argentina and Europe. Among the artists he has worked with are: Ibibio Sound Machine (Nigeria / UK), Nina Miranda (UK), Agustin "El Bola" Carbonell - guitarist for Paco de Lucia (Spain), Down in Splendour (New Zealand / UK), Michele Drees Jazz Tap Project (UK), Veronica Valério (Mexico), Retrofoguetes (Brazil), Cascadura (Brazil).
His music has been played on radio programs such as Radio 1 Belgium (Closing Time World - presented by Zjakki Willems), “Brasil sin escala” ( Argentina), BBC Radio London (UK), Radio Educadora (Brazil), “Brazil Music Exchange" – With Jody Gillett (UK), Worldwide FM - Paul Bradshaw - Straight no Chaser (UK), Sveriges Radio (Sweden). Also featured in magazines such as Bass Musician Magazine (USA), Songlines Magazine (UK).