1. Flashback Friday October 19


    Flashback Friday October 19

    19. October 2012

    It has been a week of creativity in Edition·S–music¬sound¬art-land, we have been doing a lot of “out of the box”-thinking and into the box again. We have been cutting and folding what seems like a million small black boxes for HCMF’12 filled with … oh, we are not going to tell you that! You’ll have to wait for the festival to discover the black boxes’ secret. 

  2. Jexper Holmen Portrait Concert


    Jexper Holmen Portrait Concert

    17. October 2012

    Next week the always-innovative composer Jexper Holmen will be honored at his very own portrait concert.The concert is held at the idyllic Nivaagaard in Nivå, Denmark and the programme includes the premiere of Jexper’s guitar work Sabi and a new version of his music box symphony Lullabies from 2009.As assistants Jexper brings soprano Signe Asmussen Manuitt, accordionist Frode Andersen, guitarist Jexper Lützhøft and sound engineer Ejnar Kanding.

  3. Axel Borup-Jørgensen (1924-2012)


    Axel Borup-Jørgensen (1924-2012)

    16. October 2012

    The Danish composer Axel Borup-Jørgensen died early this morning after a short period of time of illness at the age of 88. He passed quietly away after only a week of hospitalizing with heart trouble.

  4. 90th birthday concerts


    90th birthday concerts

    15. October 2012

    In celebration of the great Danish composer Poul Rovsing Olsen’s 90th birthday there will be held two sonorous performances. First on October 21 at the Mantzius concert hall in Birkerød, Denmark, where mezzo-soprano Hetzna Regitze Bruun and pianist Kristoffer Hyldig will perform a portrait concert of Poul as well as pieces by the French composer Olivier Messiaen.

  5. Flashback Friday October 12


    Flashback Friday October 12

    12. October 2012

    For this week’s flashback shakedown we got a lot of premium things on the programme. First of all you should get a copy of today’s Danish newspaper Politiken and read the interview with Rune Glerup “Concert For Man And Machine”. In this interview Rune compares the feeling of being a composer at IRCAM to the feeling of being a child in a candy shop. He talks about how you in music orchestrate with both man and machine."It adds a completely new dimension to the music. The music couldn't possibly sound like this acoustically."

  6. Klejs & Rønsholdt collaborates with Royal Opera House


    Klejs & Rønsholdt collaborates with Royal Opera House

    11. October 2012

    For the first time ever it will be possible to experience the grandness of the opera on your Smartphone or tablet. The artist duo Klejs & Rønsholdt collaborates with the prestigious Royal Opera House in London to make this happen.

  7. Plus/Minus Ensemble performs In her Frown


    Plus/Minus Ensemble performs In her Frown

    8. October 2012

    Every Monday King’s Place in London invites all curious minds to “Out Hear – break your sound barrier” to explore electronics, classical composition and multimedia performances from international artists.

  8. John Tchicai (1936-2012)


    John Tchicai (1936-2012)

    8. October 2012

    The legendary jazz saxophonist and composer John Tchicai passed away late last night after months of fighting a stroke.In June 2012 John Tchicai collapsed in Barcelona Airport and was rushed to a local hospital. He was then transferred to a hospital in Perpignan near his home in France where he stayed until his death.Edition·S – music¬sound¬art had the pleasure of publishing six of John’s works:

  9. Flashback Friday October 5


    Flashback Friday October 5

    5. October 2012

    Welcome back to the weekly Edition·S–music¬sound¬art Flashback Friday. Once again, this week offered some great opportunities for your delight.It has been a busy week in Paris for two of Edition·S’ composers. Both Simon Steen-Andersen and Rune Glerup had their works performed in the European metropolis. 

  10. Rune Gleup at Biennale Musica


    Rune Gleup at Biennale Musica

    4. October 2012

    During the coming week the Italian city Venice will be transformed into a prestigious stage for contemporary music and the canals of the floating city will be filled with music, sound and art.Under the theme +Extreme- the Biennale Musica in Venice will present some of the significant actors in the field of contemporary music from October 6 to 13, 2012. The title juxtaposes the musical minimalisms and maximalisms of our times. It will be a week where you only can expect the extremes - and nothing in between.

  11. Nordic Music Days 2012


    Nordic Music Days 2012

    3. October 2012

    Next week Nordic Music Days 2012 kicks off with a programme full of Edition·S – music¬sound¬art composers.

  12. Flashback Friday September 28


    Flashback Friday September 28

    28. September 2012

    Short & Sweet: this Flashback Friday might not be the most action-packed, but there sure has happened some interesting things during the past week. First we can proudly announce that all of our newly signed composer Ejnar Kanding’s works have been digitalised! Take a closer look at it here. 

  13. Examples of Dust in Paris


    Examples of Dust in Paris

    27. September 2012

    Thursday October 4 at 8 pm an entire year of hard work will be redeemed when the prestigious Ensemble Intercontemporain premieres Rune Glerup’s new work.

  14. New Composer at Edition·S


    New Composer at Edition·S

    24. September 2012

    For about 6 months ago, Edition·S – music¬sound¬art signed the unique electronic composer Ejnar Kanding to the publisher.Now we have finally digitalised all of his works and he is officially a part of the Edition·S family.Check out his profile and work list here.On our Twitter profile we’re introducing his works this week with a ”Score of the day”, so follow us on Twitter and get to know Ejnar Kanding’s works a bit more.

  15. Flashback Friday September 21


    Flashback Friday September 21

    21. September 2012

    Welcome back for the second edition of Flashback Friday. This week #Score of the week” was Kuanos by Edition·S–music¬sound¬art’s own Morten Olsen. The premiere was performed by the Danish Quartet “Affetto”, which is an Italian expression for “lively” and “passion”. “Affetto” won the title as quartet of the year at the Hvide Sande Masterclass – congratulation to “Affetto” for the beautiful title and to Morten Olsen for the beautiful work.

  16. A Prize for Music for and with Children


    A Prize for Music for and with Children

    20. September 2012

    This autumn the Danish Arts Foundation hands out a prize to a composer / sound artist for a new work or work concept that is composed for and with children.

  17. Flashback Friday September 14


    Flashback Friday September 14

    14. September 2012

    Welcome to the first edition of Flashback Friday here at Edition·S–music¬sound¬art. This week was full of opportunities to explore the pleasures of listening. Last weekend Simon Steen-Andersen’s new piece Black Box Music was performed at the Ultima Festival in Norway. Graham McKenzie, artistic director Huddersfield Festival describes it as a “Fantastic piece - very inventive and playful”.

  18. Introducing this autumn at Editions·S–music¬sound¬art


    Introducing this autumn at Editions·S–music¬sound¬art

    12. September 2012

    Ahead of Edition·S–music¬sound¬art is a busy autumn with a lot of exciting festivals, performances and collaborations. Here at Edition·S we are in a constant flux and we are always looking for new ways to explore and share the art. Therefor we are introducing a few new initiatives here on the website and on our Twitter profile.