World premiere Mytomania ahead! Librettist Kerstin Perski and myself are excited, after more than three years since delivering the score.
Sunday 8/10. 9 performances in October/november.
See you at Göteborgsoperan!
EDGE OF THE WEDGE world premiere in KIL
KIL’s municipal culture school celebrates 60 years!! I am the proud composer who got the commission: a special piece for their huge student orchestra, including children’s choir, electric instruments and…everything. A fun, difficult and above all important mission. I am very honored, and was very much enjoying the anniversary day and the concert.
How could we composers move on without the younger generation taking care of our music?
I really hope that more municipal culture schools will follow KIL´s example! Thank you – you did well!!
About the concert:
Film and panel talks on Missa Praesentis Dialectica
For those who missed my ”Millennium mass” Missa Praesentis Dialectica.
Linked below, you find a film with the entire concert.
Also watch interesting pre-talks with bishop Susanne Rappman, vicar Ingvild Fallegård, concert master Amus Kerstin Andersson, tenor Carl Unander-Scharin, conductor Stefan Parkman, project leader Marit Torkelson and myself, lead by organist and facilitator Hans Davidsson.
THANK YOU ALL who made Missa Praesentis Dialectica, composed to the turn of the millennium come alive after 22 years.
In this mass I put several profane poems from the 20´th century together with the liturgical parts. It became a dialectical, operatic mass, in which I wanted to put […]
Tranströmer song book released!
New Edition Suecia release: A magnificent songbook with poems set to music by the poet, Nobel laureate, musician, human Tomas Tranströmer. As one of 28 Swedish composers, I am honored to contribute to this beautiful edition.
The editor and project leader Ann-Christin Biel has the right to be proud!
Thank you Svensk Musikvår!!
COOPERANDUM (first perf.)and Desire encapsulated were both performed within Svensk Musikvår – the fantastic 10 day-festival on the relevance of meeting around new music in all its different shapes and colours. So happy to have met and collaborated with wonderful Ume Duo (COOPERANDUM) and that Slovenian 4Saxess performed Desired encapsulated with their own, special touch. Hopeing to get together in music making soon again!
Release concert at Utopia Jazz – MERA Pållans låtar
MERA Pållans låtar had it’s release concert in Utopia Jazz, Gothenburg 23/2. A wonderful night. Crowded with a listening audience and a band from heaven. Thank you ALL INVOLVED! Special thanks to magnificent musicians and human beings Per Strandberg guit/voc, Martin Bjurek Svanström sx, Ludvig Ward synth, Olle Linder b/voc, Ossian Ward, dr/voc.