Monday, March 30, 2009

Composers of the south

Composers of the south

Daniel Börtz

Winter Pieces 2 (1982/2004)

The Amadé Quintet


Daphne PSCD 174

2 Hans Söderberg

Concertino for marimba and strings (2003)

Markus Leoson, marimba

Uppsala Chamber Soloists

Nosag Records NosagCD 129

3 Staffan Mossenmark/Jesper Norda

Green Bridge I (2002)

Mats Bergström guitar, Anders Jormin double bass

Perceptions of time

Caprice Records CAP 21800

4 Mikael Forsman

A symmetrio – a summer trio, sats IV (2005)

Johnny Axelsson percussion, Ivo Nilsson trombone

Live recording from Västerås october 2005

Not released

5 Catharina Backman

Minusgrader (Below zero) (2007)

The Gustaf Sjökvist Chamber Choir, Gustaf Sjökvist cond

Memories look at me

Footprint FRCD 027

Friday, March 27, 2009

Three youngsters and one oldie

1 Viktoria Borisova Ollas

Wings of the wind (1997)

Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, cond Mats Rondin

The Triumph of Heaven

Phono Suecia PSCD 171

2 Maurice Karkoff

Tranströmeriana IV (2005)

Olof Höjer, piano

Selected Piano Music

Intim Musik IMCD 111

3 Paulina Sundin

Med lekande kval (Playful toil) (2001)


DISContact! III CDs CAP 21813

4 Fabian Svensson

Two Sides (2007)

Sentieri selvaggi, cond Carlo Boccadoro

First performance in Milan, Italy

Not released

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Swedish Spring Mix

1 Britta Byström

The Baron in the Trees, sats I (2000)

Västerås Sinfonietta, cond Hannu Koivula

Mika Takehara, percussion


Phono Suecia PSCD 174

2 Kim Hedås

Myroldi (2005)

Gothenburg Combo

Recorded by Studio Element, supported by FST.

Not released.

3 Tomas Jennefelt/Sven-David Sandström

Den enda stunden (The only moment) (1986)

Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, cond Eric Ericson


Caprice Records CAP 21813

4 Ann Rosén

Clear (2005)



Fylkingen Records FYCD 1030

5 Thomas Liljeholm

Origo (1996)

Musica Vitae cond by the composer


Chamber Sound CSCD 08038

Friday, March 13, 2009

8 Female Composers

8 Female Composers

1 Marie Samuelsson

Signal (1991)

Stockholm Saxophone Quartet


Caprice Records CAP 21517

2 Malin Bång

Vita dei fiori (2004)

Basho Ensemble

not released

3 Maria Löfberg

Salve Regina (2000)

Hjo Church Youth Choir

Salve Regina

Caprice Records CAP 21751

4 Ylva Skog

Låt oron fly (Let worries flee) (2003)

Mårten Falk guitar, Ingrid Falk soprano
Eclectric guitar experience

dB Productions DBCD 111

5 Madeleine Isaksson

Tjärnöga (Pond-Eye) (1990)

Sören Hermansson french horn
Corno con forza

Phono Suecia PSCD 113

6 Karin Rehnqvist

On a distant shore, part I, The Dark (2002)

Martin Fröst clarinet, Swedish Chamber Orchestra cond Petter Sundkvist

Arktis Arktis!


7 Hanna Hartman

Att fälla grova träd är förknippat med risker (2004)

(To fell coarse trees is associated with risks)




Background Kristina Forsman

Rain-Refrain (2007)

Magnus Grönlund guitar, Dan Larsson clarinet

Duo Dialog

Caprice Records CAP 21787