Music

2022

For Bill, Rising

This is a binaural mix of the original version which was composed for a 29 spearker array. The music is best listened to on headphones.

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2020

Improvisation over Mimionimas

A short afterthought on Kim Hedås Minimonimas for string quartet played by me on a set of six physical models of a violin.

Drinking

Drinking is originally a piece for electronics, voice and Dan Tranh (a Vietnamese zither), but also other instrumentations are possible. It was created as p...

Ismail Ötekvilicim & Henrik Frisk

Recording of a performance made for Kulturnatten in Uppsala 2020. A tune by Isamil’s grand father is used as a foundation for this improvisation….

pvm: a living room improvisation

A living room improvisation on materials recorded in Vietnam in 2019. These recordings wa made as part of the Transformations project, an artistic research p...

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2019

Image Schema

Music to a video created by Johan Fröst. The visual material is a processed recording of Fröst playing piano music by Debussy. I have not used the original ...

Machinic Propositions

Machinic propositions is an audio/visual work by the duo Mongrel. It’s an attempt to critically examine Deleuze and Guattari’s theorems of deterritorializati...

expEAR: Prime Directive

The group expEAR did a tour with Drew Gress following up on the release of the CD Vesper by the same constellation. This recording was made in Vilnius. Apart...

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2016

Subtraction

Part of the music for a sound installation at the Dome of Visions in Stockholm together with artist Ebba Bohlin. This music is very soft….

Subtraction

Subtraction is part of a project I did with the Swedish artist Ebba Bohlin at Dome of Visions in Stockholm in January 2016.

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2015

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2014

Repetition Repeats all other Repetitions

Recording of Repetition Repeats all other Repetitions done at EMS in Stockholm in January 2011. Stefan Östersjö plays the 10-stringed guitar. This version i...

Transatlantic Conversations

Maggi Olin and Christine Jensens group Transatlantic Conversations in a live radio broadcast from Malmö, Sweden on December 5, 2013. www.sr....

The Transparent I

The premiere of The Transparent I with Ensemble Ars Nova and guest Wu Wei on sheng.

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2013

Go to Hell

Go To Hell: installation and performance with The Six Tones. Choreography by Marie Fahlin. Music and video by Mongrel and Jörgen Dahlqvist. Sound and light i...

With only my hands

The Six Tones in collaboration with the Thai poet Zakariya Amataya. In 2014 we are planning to record a CD together with more pieces on Zakariya’s poems.

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2012

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2011

Månens Gråa Ögon

A recording by the Swedish Broadcasting Union in Malmö in December 2011 of my piece Månens Gråa Ögon, commissioned by Konstnärsnämnden and KopaOrchestra.

The Mystic Writing Pad II

The title, The Mystic Writing Pad, refers to Freud’s 1924 paper in which he lays out a hypothesis about the inner functionlity of human perception. This is ...

Better Life

These are excerpts from the music Stefan Östersjö and I did for Isaac Julien’s film Better Life, displayed and performed at the Gothenburg Biennale in 2011.

Analog Visuals

A concert with Polish clarinettist Jerzy Mazoll and the video duo Analog Visuals in Malmö, Sweden on July 12, 2011.

Saxophone/laptop improvisation in Spain

Here’s a video excerpt from a performance i did in Spain in early 2010. The concert took place in gallery Xavier Fiol in downtown Palma at the opening of my ...

The Mystic Writing Pad

This is the first of a series of pieces under the title of The Mystic Writing Pad. Eventually this will be one section in a longer work for the digital ensem...

Henrik Frisk’s Ooko at GMC, 2010

This is a recording from a gig we did with my band Ooko at Glenn Miller Café in Stockholm on December 1, 2010. This is the standard Like Someone in Love. Mo...

Ooko: Like Someone in Love

Ooko live at Glenn Miller Café in Stockholm on December 1, 2010. Ooko is Henrik Frisk (sax), Katrine Amsler (pi), Johannes Burström (bas) and Michala Österg...

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2010

The Mystic Writing Pad I

This is the first of a series of pieces under the title of The Mystic Writing Pad. There are two more pieces in this series.

Trane Bird

lim with Marc Ducret: live at Glenn Miller Café, November 2010

Pac eats mass

A performance and installation at Gallery Louis 21 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain on February 12, 2010. The installation was a collaboration with Swedish artist...

Henrik Frisk’s Ooko

This is a recording we did with my band Ooko in Malmö early on February 15, 2009. Some free impro and some tunes, some acoustic and some electronic. The ver...

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2009

Continuous Breach

A piece commissioned by the Copenhagen Art Ensemble in 2009. This recording is from the Aarhus Jazzfestival.

The Deadly Gardening Accident

The title of this tune is inspired by a dialogue in the file The Spinal Tap in which the mysterious and tragic death of the band’s drummer is discussed. App...

The Chase

This tune was written in 1990 while I was living in Copenhagen. Originally it was intended as a hardbop tune. Here, it is performed by Henrik Frisks Ooko.

Opening Free

A free improvisation by Henrik Frisks Ooko.

Aspasia

Henrik Frisks Ooko: A tune written in the mid 1990s. I used to play this in a duo with Richie Beirach. This recording is with my trio Ooko.

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2008

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2007

etherSound

A movie of a concert at Huset in Copenhagen during ICMC 2007.The sounds that are a result of received SMS’ are easily identified; they have a bell like char...

etherSound - performance at ICMC 2008

This is a performance of my interactive improvisation environment etherSound (read the programme note) at ICMC 2008 in Copenhagen. The performance took place...

The Six Tones

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Frendin/Frisk duo

Frendin Frisk Duo (Henrik Frisk - laptop, and Henrik Frendin - viola): Recording (video and audio) from a concert in Malmö in September 2007.The recording w...

The Six Tones

A recording of my piece The Six Tones from a concert in Malmö, 2007.

Hanoi Concert October 2006

This is a video recording of the first performance of my piece The Six Tones written in close collaboration with the two Vietnamese master musicians Than Thu...

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2006

Saxophone and computer

In January I did three solo saxophone & laptop concerts in Sweden. The following two track are from the concert at Artisten in Gothenburg on January 13. ...

Concert at CRMA, Stanford

On April 9 I played a concert together with Per Anders Nilsson at CRMA at Stanford, Palo Alto in California, US. This was the last concert in a series of six...

Repetition Repeats all other Repetitions

This is the version that Stefan premiered at the opening concert of the MusicAcoustica 2006 festival in Beijing on October 23. This recording however was mad...

Traditional

A video recording from a concert with The Six Tones in Hanoi, Vietnam on October 20, 2006.

The Six Tones

A video recording from a concert in Hanoi, Vietnam on October 20, 2006.

Khoi Truong-Chi

A video recording from a concert with the Six Tones in Hanoi, Vietnam on October 20, 2006.

Vito

lim: from the CD Superlim.

Nephilim

lim: from the CD Superlim.

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2005

etherSound

This is the output of five consecutive, slightly overlapping messages in the current (May 2005) version of etherSound.

Insanity

An improvisation for solo saxophone and interactive computer

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2004

Music download help and legal stuff

You can listen to the music either as streaming audio (if you have the required bandwidth) or you can download the entire file and listen to it off line. The...

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2003

TraneBird

By lim. Recorded October 2002.

Drive

Frendin Frisk Duo: An excerpt from a video of the recording of Drive in Studio 2 at the Swedish Broadcasting Corp. in October 2003.

etherSound

This is a 6min excerpt from a recording of a performance made at Malmö Konstmuseum on September 7, 2003 of the interactive piece etherSound.

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2002

Fasching2002

Live recording from Fasching with Henrik Frendin, Henrik Frisk and Lars Juul.

Happy 2.0

Performed and composed by lim. Recording made in a rehearsal.

Captain Anna

Performed by lim, composed by Henrik Frisk. Recording made in a rehearsal.

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2001

Midsummer Musings

A short tape piece, originally for a performance with Stefan Lundgren.

Housewarming

This is the music for a collaboration with Swedish artist Stefan Lundgren.

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