8
Nov

SVARTE GREINER

Working mostly with darkly painted soundscapes through bowed guitar, effect-pedals and varied sound making tools, Svarte Greiner’s music and live performance can be seen as something of a time stopping cinematic experience, embodied by surreal peaks of guitar improvisations, sound effects and echoing drones. Engaging with music for both visuals and for film, Svarte Greiner […]

8
Nov

ELLEN ARKBRO

“For Organ And Brass” is a slow renaissance blues harmony composed by Stockholm based Ellen Arkbro. This composition is a result of Ellen Arkbro’s work with meantone temperament and its inherent capabilities for simple yet well-defined patterns of blues harmony. The way in which Arkbro works with tones and their relations is influenced by her […]

7
Nov

TUNINGS

Electronic feeds and streams of information run through our bodies on a daily basis. How do we adapt to this constant noise and the demands of our online presence? Choreographer Ula Sickle and vocalist Stine Janvin examine how we tend to use these very same technological means to access old philosophies, mindfulness, and relaxation with […]

7
Nov

JACOB KIRKEGAARD

What does singing sand sound like? Can one listen to a country? And, what sounds can be found in the abandoned, radioactive buildings in Chernobyl? These are just some of the questions explored by Jacob Kirkegaard in his artistic practice. On the first day of the Sound of Stockholm journey, Kirkegaard will lecture on the […]