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Genre: Chamber music

New Friday – Jörgen Pettersson and friends

Music for saxophone, guitar, piano and trombone in various combinations.

Jörgen Pettersson is among the most established saxophonists on the international contemporary music scene. He participates in many concerts and festivals worldwide, both as a soloist and in various ensembles. Among other things, he is a driving force in the Stockholm Saxophone Quartet and KammarensembleN, and the leader of Svensk Musikvår since the re-launch of the festival in 2016.

Jörgen Pettersson’s close collaboration with Swedish and international composers has resulted in over 1 000 solo concerts, chamber pieces and electroacoustic works dedicated to him. On this occasion, he has invited his musician and composer friends Magnus Andersson, guitar; Bengt-Åke Lundin, piano; and Ivo Nilsson, trombone; who along with him offer an innovative, surprising and varied programme with music by Jan. W Morthenson, Leilei Tian, André Chini, Víctor Varela and Ivo Nilsson.

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New Friday is the subscription for forward-looking listeners who want to open their ears to the innovative music of today. Come early, stay late – the bar will be open before and after the concert with drinks and appetizers.

Music for saxophone, guitar, piano and trombone in various combinations.

Friday 30 September 2022 20.30

Ends approximately 21.30

Price:

210 SEK

Jörgen Pettersson is among the most established saxophonists on the international contemporary music scene. He participates in many concerts and festivals worldwide, both as a soloist and in various ensembles. Among other things, he is a driving force in the Stockholm Saxophone Quartet and KammarensembleN, and the leader of Svensk Musikvår since the re-launch of the festival in 2016.

Jörgen Pettersson’s close collaboration with Swedish and international composers has resulted in over 1 000 solo concerts, chamber pieces and electroacoustic works dedicated to him. On this occasion, he has invited his musician and composer friends Magnus Andersson, guitar; Bengt-Åke Lundin, piano; and Ivo Nilsson, trombone; who along with him offer an innovative, surprising and varied programme with music by Jan. W Morthenson, Leilei Tian, André Chini, Víctor Varela and Ivo Nilsson.

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New Friday is the subscription for forward-looking listeners who want to open their ears to the innovative music of today. Come early, stay late – the bar will be open before and after the concert with drinks and appetizers.

  • The music

    Approximate times
  • Leilei Tian Let us create man for alto saxophone and piano
    10 min
  • André Chini En sista Gir for alto saxophone solo
    6 min
  • Jan W Morthenson Intra for alto saxophone and guitar
    12 min
  • Aftab Darvishi A thousand butterflies for alto saxophone and piano
    10 min
  • Víctor Varela Gliss for alto saxophone solo
    10 min
  • Ivo Nilsson Sotto vuoto for tenor saxophone and trombone
    6 min
  • Participants

  • Jörgen Pettersson saxophones
  • Ivo Nilsson trombone
  • Magnus Andersson guitar
  • Bengt-Åke Lundin piano

Friday 30 September 2022 20.30

Ends approximately 21.30

Price:

210 SEK


The concert will be recorded for Konserthuset Play for publication later this spring.