July 21, 2018
Saxophonist Masanori Oishi has commissioned a new duo for saxophone and shamisen, a traditional 3 -stringed Japanese instrument. The new work will be performed by Oishi on saxophone and Hidejiro Honjo on shamisen in March 2018 in Tokyo.
June 18, 2018
Attending a workshop at the Manifeste festival 2018 at IRCAM this two coming weeks. During my stay I will be working with musicians from the EIC on sketches for a piece for oboe, bass clarinet, harp and marimba.
March 3, 2018
Guitarist Rolf Erichsens will perform the first movement of "Ode to Enchanted Light" (2011) on a concert in Askim kulturhus where the teachers at Askim Videregående skole will perform av varied program. Read more about the program here (only in Norwegian).
Askim Kulturhus, 2pm
February 4, 2018
Åsmund Stener Olsen will perform "Namida" for guitar as a part of ensemble Stillae's concert in Stavanger. The concert is a part of nyMusikk Stavangers program.
Skur 2, Stavanger, 2 pm
February 2, 2018
Åsmund Stener Olsen will perform "Namida" for guitar as a part of ensemble Stillae's concert at the Bidrobon concert series.
Biermannsgården, Oslo, 7pm
January 1, 2018
Thomas Kjekstad performes "Ode to Enchanted Light" at the concert series "Stille time" in Frogner kirke.
Frogner kirke, Lier, 8 pm
December 10, 2017
Guitarist Thomas Kjekstad will perform "Ode to Enchanted Light" (2011) at a concert celebrating the Norwegian Society of Composers' 100th anniversary. Music by thirteen norwegian composers will be performed over three separate concerts starting at 4pm, 6pm and 8pm. Ode to Enchanted Light is among the pieces in the first concert at 4pm. The concerts are a part of the Bidrobon concert series.
Biermannsgården, Oslo, 4pm
November 4, 2017
The Netherland based ensemble Duo Serenissima has teamed up with harpsichordist Wesley Shen in a collaboration with nyMusikks komponistgruppe to create new music for a trio of voice, theorbo and harpsichord. My piece "Five Songs" for theorbo and harpsichord, will be performed on a concert at the Grieg Academy in Bergen Saturday 4th of November.
Gunnar Sævigs Sal, The Grieg Academy, Bergen, 4pm
October 27, 2017
Gabriel Trottier (CAN) will perform "Chiamata" for solo horn as a part of his horn recital at Kunsten in Aalborg on Friday 27th of October. Other pieces on the program includes music by Cage, Scelsi, Holliger and Obst.
Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark, 5pm.
June 5, 2017
A new piece for harpsichordist Wesley Shen and lute player David Mackor of Duo Serenissima will be performed in November 2017. The project is organized by nyMusikks komponistgruppe, a group arranging projects for young composers in Norway.