Tag Archives: University of Maine

Magnificat for Trombone Choir to be premiered

On April 16th, on Brass Night at the University of Maine, my piece “Magnificat” for Trombone Choir will be premiered, under the direction of Dr. Dan Barrett. It takes place in the Minsky Recital Hall at 7:30. This piece was originally written for voices, but will first be heard in this setting – played by trombones, euphonium and tuba. It… (more…)

Recording from the Spontaneous recital

Here are some recordings of the songs Dan Barrett and I performed at the Spontaneous recital on November 28th in Maine. I arrived there Friday evening, on Saturday we tried out a couple of songs, I rearranged two that had been for violin and soprano for bass trombone and soprano. Very fun! I just wonder why I haven’t heard of… (more…)

Improvization Soprano/Trombone Duo

Dan Barrett and I took the chance to do some improvization when I visited Maine. Here are a few clips from our session. It was a lot of fun. Improv clip #1: Experimentation, warm up Improv clip #2: Vågorna och måsarna Improv clip #3: Här får du ett kort

Premiere at UMaine

It was electrifying to be present, first at the dress rehearsal, and then at the premiere performance of my trombone quartet “I will take care of you”. Being present means so much. I can see just how challenging something is for the players, and also if anything is confusing. There were some last minute changes after the dress rehearsal, which… (more…)

Spontaneous recital at University of Maine

Yesterday Dan Barrett and I decided to do a couple of songs at a sponataneous recital at the Minsky Recital Hall at the University of Maine. We will perform “Älskade Dotter” in a new arrangement for solo soprano and bass trombone, and “Vetenskap” from 2005. It will take place at 4:15 pm. Dan is also performing other music for bass… (more…)

Listen to the piece “I will take care of you” (Trombone quartet)

Brass Night @ UMaine on November 29th will include the premiere performance of my trombone quartet “I Will Take Care of You.” It will take place in the Minsky Recital Hall at 7:30 pm. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] This recording presents the first movement, performed on October 19th, also at the University of Maine. There is a… (more…)