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Orchestra

Title:
More objects with destinations

Year of composition:
2009

Instrumentation:
Orchestra 2222-221-Timp.1 perc-Strings

Duration:

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2009-09-30

Place of first performance:
Teatro alle Tese, La Biennale di Venezia

Ensemble:
Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, cond. Renato Rivolta

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Title:
Rikoschett
(composed together with Jonny Axelsson)

Year of composition:
2007

Instrumentation:
trombone, percussion & string orchestra

Duration:
25

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2007-09-27

Place of first performance:
Växjö, Konserthuset

Ensemble:
Ivo Nilsson, Jonny Axelsson, Musica Vitae, cond Michael Bartosch

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Rikoschett is recorded on the Chamber Sound cd CSCD 10042:

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Title:
Torso

Year of composition:
2004

Instrumentation:
orchestra -- 3*3*4*3* 4321 12 1 str, pf

Duration:
10

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2004-10-22

Place of first performance:
Venezia, Teatro Malibran (48. festival internazionale di musica contemporanea)

Ensemble:
Orchestra dell' Arena di Verona, dir Paul Manns

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Title:
IXOIDI

Year of composition:
1996

Instrumentation:
Wind orchestra -- 3*3*4*3* 4321 12 1 str, pf

Duration:
17

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
1996-10-22

Place of first performance:
Stockholm New Music, Berwaldhallen

Ensemble:
Stockholms blåsarsymfoniker, dir Jin Wang

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Title:
La chûte

Year of comp:
2002-2003

Instrumentation:
p orchestre de flûtes -- 4-8-4-4-4

Duration:
10

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2003-12-04

Place:
Paris, Salle Cortot

Performers:
Orchestre de Flûtes Francais, dir André Chini

 

 
Music Drama

 

Title:
Il canzoniere del Barone Rampante

Year of composition:
2013-14

Instrumentation:
countertenor, recorders/barockoboe/oboe da caccia, theorbo/oud, cembalo/organ, violin, viola da gamba

Duration:
Flexible, total duration 45´

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2014-

Place of first performance:
Medelhavsmuseet, Stockholm

Ensemble:
Ensemble Lipparella with the countertenor Mikael Bellini 

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Chamber ensemble, conducted

 

Title:
Anacrusi

Year of composition:
2016

Instrumentation:
fl,sax,piano,violin,cello,feedback conducting

Duration:
10´

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2016-06-28

Place of first performance:
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago di Compostela, Spain

Ensemble:
Vertixe Sonora, cond. Ramón Souto

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Title:
Rapiditá

Subtitle:
2nd movement from 6 Proposals

Year of composition:
2014-2015

Instrumentation:
fl,cl,tbn,piano,vln,vla,vlc,cb

Duration:

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2015-01-30

Place of first performance:
CBSO Centre, Birmingham

Ensemble:
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Cond. Franck Ollu

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Title:
Doppler Wobbler

Subtitle:
Double concerto for viola, bassoon and
9 instruments

Year of composition:
2011-2012

Instrumentation:
fl,cl,bsn,trp,hrn,piano,2vln,vla,vlc,cb

Duration:
16´

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2012-02-10

Place of first performance:
Chiffren festival, Kiel

Ensemble:
KammarensembleN, Cond. Franck Ollu

 

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Title:
NEJD

Year of composition:
2010

Instrumentation:
voices: 3 sopranos,3 altos, tenor, baritone, bass

fl,cl,trp,hrp,vibr,mar,vln,vlc,cb

Duration:
23´

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2010-10-08

Place of first performance:
Connect festival, Palladium, Malmö

Ensemble:
Vokalharmonin & KammarensembleN

 

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Title:
Lunaria

Year of comp:
2007-08

Instrumentation:
Soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello and bass cimbalon (alt. piano)

Duration:
15

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2008-02-23

Place:
Musikmuseet, Stockholm

Performers:
Ensemble MA, soprano Ibba Andersson, conductor Staffan Larson

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Title:
Outbound

Year of comp:
2005

Instrumentation:
f wind quintet, string quartet & cb

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2005-07-04

Place:
Zagreb, Croatia

Performers:
Cantus, dir Berislav Sipus

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Title:
Rotorelief

Text:
Duchamp, Marcel

Language:
French

Year of comp:
2001

Instrumentation:
f voice and chamber ensemble -- 1111 1110 01 1 str, pf

Duration:
60

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2001-11-10

Place:
Kulturhuset, Stockholm

Performers:
KammarensembleN, dir B Tommy Andersson

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Rotorelief is recorded on the SFZ records cd SFZ 1006:

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Title:
Rotorelief, Suite

Year of comp:
2001

Instrumentation:
chamber ensemble -- 1111 1110 01 1 str, pf

Duration:
15

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2003

Place:
Warsaw automn, Polish Radio

Performers:
KammarensembleN, dir Renato Rivolta

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Title:
Totentanz

Year of composition:
1993-1994

Instrumentation:
f Kammerensemble -- 1*1*1*0 1110 10 0 2vl, vla, vlc, cb, sax

Duration:
12

Publisher:
SUE

Year of publication:
2000

Date of first performance:
1994-04-08

Place of first performance:
Stockholm, Kulturhuset

Ensemble:
KammarensembleN, dir B Tommy Andersson

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Totentanz is recorded on the Phono Suecia cd PSCD 120:

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Title:
Eidetics

Year of comp:
1991

Instrumentation:
f chamber ensemble -- ob, cl, fag, bar-sax, tr, trb, vl, vla, vlc, cb, 2perc, live-elektronik

Duration:
10

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1991-12-07

Place:
Stockholm, Radiohuset

Performers:
KammarensembleN, dir Ansgar Krook

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Title:
Per-cept : sestetto

Year of comp:
1989-1991

Instrumentation:
fl/a-fl, ob/cor i, s-sax/a-sax, a-trb/t-trb, slagverk, piano, viola/violin

Duration:
15

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1990-05-29

Place:
Stockholm, Musikaliska Akademien

Performers:
Magnus Irving, Helén Jahren, Pierre-Stephane Meugé, Ivo Nilsson, Marcus Leoson, Love Derwinger, Fredrik Anderberg, dir Jonas Dominique

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Title:
Agnosi

Year of comp:
1988

Instrumentation:
pour hautbois, saxophone, trompette, harpe et quatuor à cordes

Duration:
9

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1989-03-07

Place:
Paris, Radio France

Performers:
Ensemble L'Itinéraire

 

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Chamber ensemble, without conductor

 

Title:
Hereabouts

Year of composition:
2012-13

Instrumentation:
Saxophone, Trombone, Guitar,Cimbalom, Piano, Vibraphone, Violin & Cello

Duration:
15´

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2013-10-03

Place:
Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall, Buffalo

Performers:
Ensemble Son & Either/Or

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Title:
Apnea

Year of comp:
2004

Instrumentation:
p quintetto di fiati -- fl, ob, cl, cor, fag

Duration:
9'

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2004-10-10

Place:
Ljubljana, Slovenian Radio

Performers:
Slowind

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Title:
Anomale

Year of comp:
2002

Instrumentation:
f kammarensemble -- fl, ob, cl, perc, pf, vl, vla, vlc

Duration:
5'

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2003-11-30

Place:
Freiburg, SWR

Performers:
Ensemble Recherche

 

 
Chamber music

 

Title:
Controra

Year of composition:
2016

Instrumentation:
Oboe, Trombone, Violoncello

Duration:
15'30

Publisher:
SMIC
Commissioned by Das Orchester with support from the Swedish Arts Council

Date of first performance:
2017-02-08

Place of first performance:
Hedengrens Bokhandel, Stockholm


Ensemble:
Das Orchester

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Title:
AREA d´ARIA

Year of composition:
2016

Instrumentation:
Trombone, electronics and video

Duration:
11'

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2016-11-22

Place of first performance:
Alessandria, Conservatorio Antonio Vivaldi

Ensemble:
Ivo Nilsson

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Title:
Eppur si Muove

Year of composition:
2014-15

Instrumentation:
Percussion, Trombone, Electronics and Video

Duration:
15'30

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2015-04-24

Place of first performance:
3:e våningen, Gothenburg

Ensemble:
Axelsson & Nilsson-Duo

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Title:
Gedeckt

Year of composition:
2008-09

Instrumentation:
alto flute and electronics

Duration:
15'

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2009-07-17

Place of first performance:
Berlin, COMA Centre for opinions in music and arts

Ensemble:
Erik Drescher

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-Gedeckt

Title:
Objects with destinations

Year of composition:
2008

Instrumentation:
soprano,clarinet, contrabassoon, bass saxophone,trumpet, piano, vibraphone, marimba,violin, viola, cello, doublebass

Duration:

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2008-10-11

Place of first performance:
Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Ensemble:
KammarensembleN

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Title:
Object with destination 3

Year of composition:
2008

Instrumentation:
contrabassoon, bass saxophone, marimba, viola

Duration:

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2008-10-11

Place of first performance:
Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Ensemble:
KammarensembleN

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Title:
Object with destination 2

Year of composition:
2008

Instrumentation:
soprano, trumpet, piano, doublebass

Duration:

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2008-10-11

Place of first performance:
Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Ensemble:
KammarensembleN

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Title:
Object with destination 1

Year of composition:
2008

Instrumentation:
clarinet, vibraphone, violin, cello

Duration:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2008-10-11

Place of first performance:
Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Ensemble:
KammarensembleN

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Title:
5 actions

Year of composition:
2008

Instrumentation:
percussion duo

Duration:
12´

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2008-09-26

Place of first performance:
Pusterviksteatern, Gothenburg

Ensemble:
Amund Sjölie Sveen, Yi-Ping Yang

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Title:
Toccata

Year of composition:
2007

Instrumentation:
per sestetto di percussionisti

Duration:
14'

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2009-10-03

Place of first performance:
ISCM World New Music Days, Artisten Göteborg

Ensemble:
Kroumata

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Title:
Doppelzimmer

Year of composition:
2006

Instrumentation:
accordion and double-bass

Duration:
10

Publisher:
SMIC

Date of first performance:
2006-11-26

Place of first performance:
Kulturbahnhof Eller

Ensemble:
Slide Show Secret

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Title:
Diabas

Year of comp:
2005

Instrumentation:
p bassoon and base cimbalon

Duration:
13

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
Recording released June 2006

Place:
-

Performers:
Knut Sönstevold, Jonny Axelsson

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Diabas is recorded on the Phono Suecia cd PSCD 164:

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Title:
Sotto vuoto

Year of comp:
2003

Instrumentation:
p sassofono tenore e trombone

Duration:
12

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2003-10-30

Place:
Rome, Hungarian Academy (Nuovi Spazi Musicali)

Performers:
Jörgen Pettersson, Ivo Nilsson

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Title:
Skev

Year of comp:
2001-2002

Instrumentation:
p flauto dolce e tiorba

Duration:
12

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2002-04-27

Place:
Stockholm, Konstakademien (Samtida musik)

Performers:
Susanna Laurin, Peter Söderberg

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Title:
Luta

Year of comp:
1999-2000

Instrumentation:
f teorb

Duration:
12

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2000-04-30

Place:
Stockholm, Musikmuseet

Performers:
Peter Söderberg

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Luta is recorded on the Phono Suecia cd PSCD 186:

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Title:
Rot

Year of comp:
1999

Instrumentation:
f slagverk

Duration:
11

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2000-04-30

Place:
Stockholm, Musikmuseet

Performers:
Jonny Axelsson

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Title:
Rotor

Year of comp:
1999

Instrumentation:
p clarinetto

Duration:
10

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1999-10-02

Place:
Stockholm, Moderna museet

Performers:
Staffan Mårtensson

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Title:
Rotor II

Year of comp:
1999

Instrumentation:
p percussione e trombone

Duration:
14

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1999

Place:
Stockholm, Musikmuseet

Performers:
Jonny Axelsson, Ivo Nilsson

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Rotor zero

Year of comp:
1999

Instrumentation:
f trombon

Duration:
9

Publisher:
Tons

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
2000

Place:
Odessa, 2 Days & 2 Nights

Performers:
Ivo Nilsson

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Rotor zero is recorded on the Phono Suecia cd PSCD 132:

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Title:
Pedal

Year of comp:
1999

Instrumentation:
f flöjt/picc/a-fl, slagverk, orgel

Duration:
9

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1999-09-11

Place:
Växjö domkyrka

Performers:
Michael Pettersson, Daniel Berg, Bengt Tribukait

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Title:
Tre equale

Year of comp:
1998

Instrumentation:
p chitarra, vibrafono e trombone

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1998-08-23

Place:
Kilkenny Arts Week

Performers:
Magnus Andersson, Jonny Axelsson, Ivo Nilsson

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Tre equale is recorded on the Nosag Records cd NOSAGCD 117:

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Title:
Deaf-mute

Year of comp:
1997

Instrumentation:
f percussion and trombone

Duration:
12

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1998-05-20

Place:
Gent, Stichting Logos

Performers:
Ivo Nilsson, Jonny Axelsson

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Title:
¿Lo mismo?

Year of composition:
1996

Instrumentation:
para dos pianos

Duration:
11

Publisher:
SMIC

Year of publication:
1999-03-31

Place of first performance:
Leipzig, Gewandhaus

Ensemble:
Mats Persson, Kristine Scholz

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¿Lo mismo? is recorded on the Phono Suecia cd PSCD 106:

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Title:
Mouth

Year of comp:
1989/1991

Instrumentation:
f embouchure and live-electronics

Duration:
7,5

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1991-12-07

Place:
Stockholm, Radiohuset

Performers:
Ivo Nilsson

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Title:
Puls

Year of comp:
1988/1992

Instrumentation:
f piano

Duration:
6

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1990-05-29

Place:
Stockholm

Performers:
Love Derwinger

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Puls is recorded on the Daphne records cd DAPHNECD 1012:

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Title:
Nerv

Year of comp:
1988/1991

Instrumentation:
f cello solo

Duration:
7

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1992-01-25

Place:
Stockholm, Mälargalleriet

Performers:
Åsa Åkerberg

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Title:
Rotorelief : duo

Year of composition:
2003

Instrumentation:
p voix et piano

Publisher:
SMIC

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Title:
ma lento

Year of comp:
1994-1995

Instrumentation:
p quartetto di flauti dolci (a,2t,b/s)

Duration:
7

Publisher:
SMIC

Premiered yyyy-mm-dd:
1996-08-22

Place:
Stockholm, Waldemarsudde

Performers:
Svenska blockflöjtskvartetten

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