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2022

Concert at CCRMA, Stanford October 8

CCRMA celebrates the start of the 2022 season with its annual Transitions: two evenings of outdoor, under-the-stars concerts showcasing music from the CCRMA ...

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2021

Concert at Festival Musica Viva 2021

My piece Image Schema is being performed at the Festival Musica Viva in Lisbon Potugal on November 13 at 19:30 (Portugal time). The concert is being streamed...

EAM concert at KMH

In our series of electroacoustic music concerts at KMH we are now ready to broadcast our first binaural concert. Use a pair of headphones and listen to a ran...

Sonanza performs Drinking

Ensemble Sonanza under Jan Risberg is performing my work Drinking as part of the festival Svensk Musikvår. Enjoy it live streaming on March 25 at 6 pm….

Streamed concert from Klangkupolen, KMH

The roayal college of music in Stockholm is presenting the first in a series of concerts streamed binaurally from Klangkuoplen in Lilla Salen on March 5. Lis...

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2020

New miniature performed live (streamed)

My improvisation over Kim Hedås string quartet Mimionimas is being performed tonight for the first time at KMH. The concert is being streamed live! See www.k...

Keynote at Is the Virtual Real?

The SixTones and David Hebert gives a keynote address at the conference/webinar Is the Virtual Real? - Musical Communities in the 21st Century on August 25. ...

Audio paper broadcasted on fr-bb

The Audio paper Found in translation published by the peer-reviewed platform for contemporary music and sound art, Seismograf, earlier this year is broadcast...

Presentation at KTH

A presentation at a small conference at KTH in connection with Emma Fridh’s public defence on a study in the project Goodbye Intuition. To open the presentat...

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2019

With Kali Malone at Intonal, Malmö

Making a brief performance with Kali Malone at the Intonal festival in Malmö. The concert takes place at the wonderful Johanneskyrkan near Triangeln in centr...

Premiere of Locomotion

As part of the European arts and culture project EASTN-DC we are presenting a week of discussions, workshops and premieres at KMH in Stockholm. My artistic c...

expEAR on tour!

expEAR & Drew Gress follows up the CD Vesper with a tour in Sweden and Balticum. With kind support from Musik i Syd….

Paper accepted for publication

Francisca Skoogh’s and I have cowritten a paper entitled ‘Performance values - an artistic research perspective on music performance anxiety in classical mus...

Concert: Factory Sparrows? Mirror

February 24, 18:00 I am participating in Katt Hernandez’ event on Virkesvägen 3 in Hammarby Sjöstad. Katt Hernandez has been invited by CoyoteSTHM to curate ...

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2018

New publication

My paper ‘ArtDoc - An Experimental Archive and a Tool for Artistic Research’ is now available in a Spinger publication: Music Technology with Swing 13th Inte...

Mongrel: Machinic Propositions

The video piece Machinic Propositions is performed at the festival Micromusic at the city of Romans south of Grenoble. Read more about Mongrel in the ‘projec...

Concert and presentation in Manchester

In the coming week I will be in Manchester at the NOVARS Research Centre (MUSIC) at the University of Manchester for the EASTN-DC festival of Digital Creativ...

Lecture at KTH

At 14:15 on May 24 starts a mini conference with many interesting speakers such as Atau Tanaka, Professor of Media Computing, Dept of Computing, Goldsmiths, ...

Machinic propositions at Interferens #5

The Laboratory for Artistic Research, Interferens, is now presenting its fifth edition and for the occasion I will present the piece Machinic propositions. O...

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2017

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2016

NKFM

The second and formative meeting for the new national network for artistic research in music, NKFM, is taking place Monday-Tuesday August 22-23 in Gothenburg...

I-N-E-A #6 at Fylkingen, Stockholm

New music by Lars Bröndum, Lisa Ullén, Girilal Baars and myself. Two sets of structured improvisation on piano, saxophone, electronics and voice. …

In a Silent Way

Saturday January 24, 16.00 Katakomberna i Kvarnbyn & Galleri Fyra små Rum Götaforsliden 13, övre entrèn / Mölndal The band playing the music of Miles Dav...

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2015

Miles in a silent way

We are making a recording of some of the music we performed at the concert last year. The depth of the music of Miles Davis in the period from the late sixti...

expEAR with Katt Hernandez

expEAR is a new project situated in the border between art and research. After a week long workshop with Katt Hernandez we do two concerts in Malmö and in Up...

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2014

Presentation at Tacit or Loud

Anders Elberling and myself will our project on narrativity and interaction in audio and video works on December 2 at Inter arts centre at the conference Tac...

First performance of Drinking

My piece Drinking will have its first performance. Two version will be played at Tacit or Loud at a networked performance performed simultaneously at Stanfor...

Elle a dansé - Il se tourna

Elle a dansé is an audio-visual piece first performed at the installation project Go To Hell in Stockholm in October 2013. It will now be performed again at ...

Presentation at VR conference in Borås

At the conference on artistic research organised by the Swedish Research Council I will present my paper (in Swedish) ‘Att bygga ett rörligt konstnärligt for...

In a Silent Way

Music for organ, saxophone and electronics. Together with Per Anders Nilsson, Johannes Landgren and William Soovik we will play music by Miles Davis from the...

Opposite of Black Noise

Performing solo laptop on an eight channel system at Pufendorf Insitute in Lund at 19.00. This is the first performance of Opposite of Black Noise in Sweden….

Concerts in California

A week long trip to California with meetings with composer Jonathan Berger and electronic master mind and guru David Wessel and two conserts: CNMAT, Berkeley...

lim and laura toxvaerd trio

lim is performing another concert in the Entranet series, this time in Malmö. In a double concert with Laura Toxvaerd the quartet with Peter Nilsson, David C...

La voyage dans la lune

At the semester meeting in the Swedish artistic research school at Gotland we did an improvisation with the wonderful Méliès film ‘A trip to the moon’. The e...

lim at vinterjazz in Copenhagen

lim is performing at Vinterjazz festival in Copenhagen, for the first time with the new lineup featuring Samuel Hällqvist. We are playing at the club 5e at 2...

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2013

Transatlantic Conversations

Transatlantic Conversations is a project run by Maggi Olin (SE) and Christine Jensen (CA). An ensemble consisting of Maggi Olin - piano, Christine Jensen - a...

Ujikaji radio at London SeaArts festival

At the SeaArts festival in London, October 1 through November 10 The SixTones collaborator Ujikaji radio is broadcasting their webradio channel. The October ...

(Re)thinking improvisation

The publication for the (re)thinking improvisation sessions in artistic research Artistic Explorations and Conceptual Writing is finally here and releases. T...

Go To Hell

Go To Hell is a site specific installation and performance with The Six Tones with choreography by Marie Fahlin. The performance features a installations by ...

Soloconcert in Lund

I will be playing a short solo saxophone concert at Pufendorf Institute during Kulturnatten in Lund. The program will feature improvised music for saxophones...

Conserts and workshops in Hanoi

June 21 through July 3 I will be in Hanoi for workshops and concerts as part of the democracy development project run by Kim Ngoc….

SMC concerts at KMH

During the joint conference SMAC/SMC organized by KTH myself and Bill Brunson are curating three concerts for 26 speakers at KMH July 30 through August 1….

Workshops and concerts in Vietnam

June 21 through July 3 I will be in Hanoi for workshops and concerts as part of the democracy development project run by Kim Ngoc….

Concert at DomDom, Hanoi

The Six Tones are playing for the opening of DomDom in Hanoi, the newly opened art center for contemporary art and design in downtown Hanoi. At this concert ...

New version of Repetition

The work in motion Repetition Repeats all other Repetitions will be released in a new iteration on a CD from the Orpheus Institute. Stefan Östersjö and I are...

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2012

Frisk/Frendin Duo in Halmstad

After a few years away from performing with this exciting duo Henrik Frisk and Henrik Frendin are now back with full force. This concert will be broadcast li...

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2011

Pappas Skägg - KOPAorchestra on tour

KOPAorchestra is a ten piece band with the members of the collective Kopasetic Productions and where all of the members contribute with compositions. We will...

At jazzclub Nefertiti tonight

Tonight I’m playing at a very special occasion at Per Anders Nilsson’s public PhD dissertation concert. His duo Pantomorf will play as will distinguished gue...

ART LAB: Lecture in Gothenburg

I’m giving a talk and a short perfomance in Gothenburg at Atalante in the ARTLAB series curated Ole Lützow-Holm. The session starts at 19.00….

lim with Marc Ducret: Live in Malmö

I play with the trio lim together with French guitar virtuoso Marc Ducret at Victoriateatern in Malmö at 19:30 on Tuesday night October 25. Our new CD lim wi...

KOPAfestival 2011

This years edition of the KOPAfestival has already started with performances in Lund and Helsingborg. On Monday night I will be playing with an exciting proj...

Music for a Better Life

Stefan Östersjö and I have collaborated with British artist Isaac Julien and created new music for his extraordinary film Better Life. In a project related t...

The Six Tones at Kalv Festival

The Six Tones and Friends are doing a special performance at the beautifully situated Kalv Festival. This edition of The Six Tones features apart from Stefan...

Back to the Future

I’m doing two concerts, two productions, with Ensembl Midtvest on July 2. It is part of the ensembles summerfestival and on the occasion I’m working with Dan...

Analog Visuals

On June 23 I will perform with the project Analog Visuals at Inter Arts Centre in Malmö. Analog Visuals is Vitaily Harmash (belarussian electronic musician)...

Concert in Uppsala, Friday April 15

I’m doing a concert with Swedish viola player Erik Ring in Uppsala on Friday, April 15 at 19.00 at Nannaskolans Aula. The concert is part of the chamber musi...

Ooko live at Kulturen in Lund

My quartet Ooko will play an afternoon concert at Kulturen in Lund, a wonderful museum in the city centre on Sunday April 3. The concert starts at 14.30 and ...

New CD: lim with Marc Ducret

lim with Marc Ducret documents the continued collaboration between lim and French guitarist Marc Ducret. The ongoing collaboration was initiated during KOPAf...

lim and Marc Ducret in Eskilstuna

lim and French guitar virtuoso Marc Ducret is playing at Café Kaka in Eskilstuna on March 24. The quartet is about to release a new CD on Kopasetic Productio...

NEO presents Trio Wallin

Saturday March 19 marks the debut for our society for new music, NEO, in Uppsala. The Saturday concert will present Trio Wallin (clarinet, cello, piano) in N...

Henrik Frisk / Loic Dequidt Duo

KOPA at Kong, March 16, 20:00 Henrik Frisk / Loic Dequidt Duo Thommy Andersson (solo) Mats Holtne /Andreas Engman DJ: Peter Nilsson I will be playing in a ne...

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2010

Ooko at Glenn Miller Café December 1.

My relatively new quartet Ooko plays at Glenn Miller Café in Stockholm on December 1. Although originally a trio we will now for the first time play with bas...

lim recording new CD with Marc Ducret

My trio lim has just finished recording a new CD with French guitarist Marc Ducret. We have played with Marc on a few occasions before but this is the first ...

Concerts in the USA

I will be doing a series of performances in the US in the upcoming week, starting already tonight with a performance at IBeam with Angelica Sanchez, Gustavo ...

The Taste of Art

Some of the pieces I’ve done in collaboration with Swedish artist Stefan Lundgren will be played at his event The Taste of Art at Pelaires Centre Cultural Co...

Concerts with lim

The trio lim will play in Malmö and Stockholm in the upcoming week. On Wednesday November 3 we will play at Klubb Kong in Malmö and on November 10 and 11 we ...

Performance presentation in Nantes

I will do a performance and a presentation at the ELIA Biennal Conference in Nantes. Apart from a short improvisation I will present my paper ‘Time and Recip...

KOPAfestival 2010

Today the KOPAfestival 2010 started with a concert with Tolvan Big Band in Lund. Tomorrow I will play with KOPorchestra at a concert at Kulturen in Lund and ...

etherSound performance in Stockholm

I will do a performance of etherSound at jazz club Fasching, Stockholm on Monday May 3, 2010 at 8 pm. I will also participate in a group performance with mas...

Concerts in Malmö

I will be playing in Malmö two nights in the upcoming week. The first occasion is an exciting Swedish/Danish/Vietnamese collaboration, an offspring of the Ha...

Hanoi Sound Stuff

I will be in Vietnam for two weeks (March 26 through April 7) for a performance at the Hanoi Sound Stuff festival with The Six Tones (Henrik Frisk, Nguyen Th...

Online essay with sound

An essay by Marcel Cobussen for which I did a ‘sound illustration’ is now available online as part of Volume 2 of the interdisciplinary e-journal Konturen, ‘...

Paper in New Sound Journal

My paper Improvisation, Computers, and Primary Process: Why Improvise With Computers in issue number 32 of the journal New Sound is now available along with ...

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2009

Henrik Frisk’s Pli live concert

The Swedish National Radio is broadcasting a live recording with my new 10-piece band Henrik Frisk’s Pli on Tuesday night November 3. The concert was recorde...

Stockholm performance of Drive

Violist Henrik Frendin is performing my piece Drive at the Nordic Viola Symposium opening concert (A Tribute To The Nordic Viola) at the Royal College of Mus...

Henrik Frisk’s Pli at KOPAfestival 2009

October 1st marks the premiere of my new project Pli. Our debut concert is held at Viktoriateatern in Malmö, Sweden at 7.30 pm. The concert is recorded by th...

Major CD distribution in bankruptcy.

The Swedish CD distribution company CDA has today announced that they will file a petition in bankruptcy. In practice this means that my CDs as well as those...

ICMC 2009: paper presentation

I will be presenting the paper ‘An object oriented model for the representation of temporal data in the Integra framework’ at ICMC in Montreal on August 16. ...

First performance of Continuous Breach

On Sunday 12, Copenhagen Art Ensemble will premiere my composition Continuous Breach. The day after the ensemble will play the same program at Århus jazz fes...

etherSound at Nybrokajen 11, Stockholm

The interactive sound installation etherSound will be set up as part of a support act for the Swedish CD distribution company CDA. Read more about the event ...

etherSound gets its own page

etherSound, the interactive sound installation that I have been working on for since 2003, has now gotten its own page. Go to www.henrikfrisk.com/ethersound ...

The Six Tones Tour

The Six Tones is a Swedish-Vietnamese project featuring Stefan Östersjö, Nguyen Thanh Thuy and Ngo Tra My. On this tour, starting March 28 in Stockholm and e...

lim plays at Kulturen, Lund

In our own series of concerts, Kopasetic productions presents lim in an afternoon concert at Kulturen in Lund, Sweden. The concert starts at 4.30PM….

lim plays at Babel, Malmö

Club Jazzligan lim is performing at new club Jazzligan hosted by Babel in Malmö. Be there at 9 pm on Tuesday, February 17….

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2008

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2007

Ensemble Ars Nova with chinese guests

October 13 at 6pm at Inkonst, Malmö. Ensemble Ars Nova will be performing music by Tan Dun, Shing-kwei Tzeng, Dajuin Yao and Martin Svensson as well as impr...

KOPAfestival 2007

The Kopasetic Productions annual festival is starting in a few days - read more about it here. Apart from the KOPAbands and the members of the KOPAcollectiv...

KOPAfestival 2007 - pre-event

On September 17, at 10 AM, Kopasetic Productions will present the festival program at Palladium in Malmö. There will also be a KOPAgroup playing!…

Monday Aug. 27 - etherSound at ICMC 2007

At ICMC 2007 in Copenhagen I will perform etherSound along with Per Anders Nilsson and Michala Østergaard-Nielsen (see also www.myspace.com/televisionpickup)...

Integra poster presentation at ICMC 2007

On Monday morning I will be presenting an article about the Integra library that primarily myself and Jamie Bullock has been working on. Please come and see ...

Concert, Birmingham Conservatoire

On Monday March 5, Stefan Östersjö and myself will be doing a concert at the Frontiers concert series at Birmingham Conservatoire. Stefan will perform my pie...

February Concerts in USA

My piece for guitar and electronics, Repetition Repeats all Other Repetitions will be performed by Stefan Östersjö in two different versions at two concerts ...

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2006

ICMC 2006, paper presentation

I will be at ICMC06 in New Orleans in November. I will present the results of the empirical studies in the project ‘Negotiating the Musical Work’ which I am ...

Concerts in Asia

Together with guitarrist Stefan Östersjö I will be doing two concerts in Asia over the next couple of weeks. One in Hanoi and one in Beijing as part of the M...

KOPAfestival - lim with Marc Ducret

September 21-22 Kopasetic Productions will present some of its bands along with guest artists Lotte Anker, Marc Ducret and David Liebman. The concerts are pr...

Presentation at DTPA, Doncaster, UK.

Myself and Stefan Östersjö have been invited to do a presentation of our paper ‘Negotiating the musical work (II): Computer-Performer interaction in Relation...

Frendin/Frisk concert in Växjö, June 18

Together with Henrik Frendin I’m doing another concert on June 18 at 8.00 PM in Växjö, Sweden as part of the Master Class Festival. Follow this link for more...

With Anders Nilsson in NYC, June 9

June 9 I will be playing with guitarist Anders Nilsson at Café Grumpy in Brooklyn. More details on the concert can be found here….

Frendin/Frisk in Montreal

On June 7 I will do a concert at the International Viola Congress in Montreal together with Swedish viola player Henrik Frendin. The concert starts at 10:30 ...

KOPAfestival 2006

September 21 marks the first night of an exciting two day event in Malmö. Apart from groups from the musician owned and run label Kopasetic Productions, inte...

Article published in Organised Sound

This is not really news, but an article by myself and Miya Yoshida on my interactive sound installation etherSound was published in Organised Sound in 10:2, ...

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2005

Stockholm concert December 1, 2005

I will be performing with Henrik Frendin and Michael Reuter at the Music Academy in Stockholm on December 1, 7 pm. The program is a mixture of improvisations...

BorderlineBonusEvent#1

A concert in Malmö, at the Palladium, tonight Oct 30 at 6PM where I will be performing with Katrine Amsler and Johannes Burström as well as with David Carlss...

MMC2137 now available.

The recording of my piece Tetrachordal Variations (I know, the title really sucks…) is now out and available. You can buy it here. In this recording with the...

Drive and ISCM

My composition Drive has been selected by the Swedish ISCM jury to be propsed to the international jury of ISCM for the 2006 World Music Days in Frankfurt….

Berlin

I will be in Berlin between June 10-16. I am invited to participate in the Knowledge Lab workshop at the House of World Cultures as part of the Transit Festi...

Reykjavik

I will do a concert in Reykjavik on June 5 with Henrik Frendin. Frendin plays his Electric Viola Grande and performs pieces by myself, Kent Olofsson and Erik...

Copenhagen concert

I will perform at the SIM (Sound in Interactive Media) event at the institute for Medialogy at Aalborg University in Copenhagen on May 12….

Performance of Perspicio

Stockholm Saxophone Quartet will perform my piece Perspicio at the Borderline festival in Malmö….

USA spring 2005

In late March I will be in California for concerts and teaching. Henrik Frendin will perform my piece Drive at a concert at Santa Barbara University where we...

New record, old recording.

MMC in Boston is now releasing the recording of my piece Tetrachordal Variations as played by the Warszaw Phil. and myself and Richie Beirach as soloists. Th...

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2004

Spark Festival, Minneapolis

My paper on etherSound has been accepted for the Spark Festival and Conference. The conference takes place February 17-20 and hosts guests DJ Spooky and Phil...

Solo and duo performances

I will do three concerts in Sweden together with saxophonist Neil Leonard and laptop performer Per Anders Nilsson in January 2005. The program will consist o...

More lim concerts

In preparing for our upcoming recording a few more concerts in south of Sweden have now been confirmed: November 30, Fridhems Folkhögskola, Svalöv December 1...

lim recording and concerts

lim will start recording is second cd in December. This record we intend to do as much ‘live’ in the studio as possible. We will also do a few concerts and w...

Sep 25th - Solo performance in Malmö

I will be doing a solo performance at Skånes Konstförening in Malmö at the opening of an exhibition of drawings by Stefan Lundgren. Some of his drawings in t...

Minsk performance

After a lot of uncertainty it is now clear that I will be going to Minsk to do a performance with Swedish artist Stefan Lundgren on September 6. Together we ...

Performance in Minsk?

However not yet confirmed, it seems like I will be going to Minsk, Belarus in early September to perform at a festival. I have very little information about ...

Swedish magazine FABRIK

The Swedish Art magazine FABRIK (in Swedish only) has published the score to my piece ‘Drive’….

Publishing deal

Walrus Music Publishing, www.walrusmusic.com, is making my arrangement of David Liebman’s tune Carissima available for sale. This is a result of David Liebma...

New cd with Dave Liebman Big Band

David Liebman has recorded my arrangement of his tune Carissima with the Dave Liebman Big Band. The record is released on Omnitone and is called Beyond the L...

New cd with Henrik Frendin

Henrik Frendin is playing my piece ‘Drive’ for electric viola grande and computer on his new record Viola Con Forza on Phono Suecia….

etherSound at Jeriko in Malmö

A performance of and with my sound installation etherSound. Except for myself the musicians are Peter Nilsson - drums, David Carlsson - bass, Andreas Anderss...

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