selected works (associated performers/commissioned by)
"Play me" - performer/perc. projections, tape, 2008 - Commissioned by Wendy Greenberg.
"Flock of me" for flute and recorded flutes (5 ch) w/for Yumi Murakami, 2015-16
"SHO(r)TS" - no 1 for clarinet in Eb, no 2 for bass trombone, no 3 for alto saxophone, no 4 for flute, 2015-16
"flock foam fume" for Karin Hellqvist, violin and recorded violin (8 ch), 2016. Commissioned by Karin Hellqvist and premiered at Ultima festival 2016.
"snip-pets" - guitar duo, 2010. Commissioned by Frevo (Andreas Karlsen & Pål Granum)
"The Lesser Nighthawk" - soprano, clarinet, 2013/15. Commissioned by Duo Parula (Gjertrud Pedersen & Astrid Kvalbein)
"less-sense" - soprano, clarinet in A, percussion, 2007. Commissioned by Silje Aker Johnsen, premiered by her and Kristine Tjøgersen, Wendy Greenberg. Also: a version for soprano, flute, clarinet, piano, violin and cello, premiered in 2014 at Oslo Chamber Music Festival by Oslo Sinfonietta.
"Fill in the blanks" - for percussion trio, video, props. Made in collaboration with Astrid Marie Huvestad, 2011. Commissioned and premiered by Pinquins (Sigrun Rogstad Gomnæs, Ane Marthe Sørlien Holen, Wendy Greenberg)
"My Favorite Thing 1" - percussion trio, 2016. Commissioned by Pinquins. Premiered June 17th 2017, Nynorskens Hus, Oslo. Will be released 2020 (LAWO).
"My Favorite Thing 2" - flute, clarinet, sax, soprano, guitar, percussion, piano, violin, cello, 2015. Commissioned by Ensemble neoN, premiered December 13th 2015 at the Henie Onstad Art Center. Released on Ensemble neoN’s debut record (Aurora / Grappa), which was awarded Norwegian Grammy for best contemporary album 2016.
"All play" - video, tape, flute, clarinet, piano, cello. Made in collaboration with Daniel Meyer Grønvold and Astrid Marie Huvestad. Exists also as a quintet, adding a violin. Premiered at the klub katarakt in Hamburg 2014.
"(herd)Study" - sinfonietta/15 musicians, 2015. Commissioned by Ensemble Ernst, premiered at Ultima Festival 2016. Released May 2019 (LAWO).
"Madrigal" - sop, fl, guit./ad hoc, 2017/18. Commissioned by Trio Stillae. To be premiered 2019/20.
"My Favorite Thing 3", orchestra. Premiered by the Norwegian Radio Orchestra September 16th 2017 both as the closing concert of the Ultima Festival, and as part of the 100 year anniversary for the Norwegian Composer Society. To be released 2020 (LAWO)
“Me siglar ikkje same havet" - SATB, 2008. Premiered by Det Norske Solistkor / Norwegian Soloist Choir.
"opp.hav", 16 ind. voices SATB, 2014. Commissioned by Vokal Nord.
4 pieces for SATB (22), and ensemble (cl, 2 vl, vla, vcl). Texts by Gro Dahle. Commissioned by Tønsberg Domkor. Premiered during Vestfoldfestspillene June 26th 2017.
“diamond & dagger” for choir (S1S2A1A2T1T2B1B2) in 2 groups, and percussion. Commissioned and premiered by Ensemble 96 and Ane Marthe Sørlien Holen, 2018.
"Mylna" - stringed & amplified steel bridge w/tape, 2010. Sound installation commissioned by Nedre Eiker Kommune, Mjøndalen.
"Feedbox" - 5 large sound sculptures, collaboration with Lars Kristian Røed, 2013. Selected for the ISCM 2013 in Wien/Vienna.
in the making &/or in the process of being recorded
"Choosing to sing" - soloists Eivind Lønning (trp) & Ane Marthe Sørlien Holen (ad hoc/perc. + guitar) + flute, clarinet, sax, piano, percussion, violin, cello, 2015 (Ensemble neoN). Will be released January 2020 (Sofa).
"warm.Swarm" (working title) - New Commission for the Ensemble Allegria (chamber orchestra). To be premiered November 2019.
“both sides. now” (working title) - New Commission for nyMusikk Østfold, piece for 2 pianos and 2 percussion players. To be premiered late 2020.
Cikada Trio has also commissioned a new piece by me, to be premiered in April 2020.
Several other projects TBC.
I also do arrangements (orchestral, strings, winds, choir)
Nordic Music Days (Stockholm, Sweden 2012 + Reykjavik, Iceland 2016 + Helsinki 2018), ISCM festival (Wien, Austria 2013 + Tallinn, Estonia 2019), Ultima festival (Oslo, Norway 2006, 2009, 2011, 2016, 2017), Only Connect: Tectonics (Oslo, Norway 2016), MATA festival (New York, USA 2016), Borealis - festival for eksperimentell musikk (Bergen, Norway 2018), klub katarakt (Hamburg, Germany 2014), Resuonanze Festival (Udine, Italy, 2017), Mis-En Festival (New York, USA 2017), Themus International Festival for Theatrical Music (Göteborg, Sweden 2012), Weimarer Früehjahrstage für zeitgenössische Musik (Weimar, Germany 2014), Oslo Chamber Music Festival (Oslo, Norway 2014), Unbound Festival (Brisbane, Australia 2016), Fri Resonans (Trondheim, Norway 2008), Festival da BRAVIO (Brasilia, Brasil 2011).