All posts by fortes

Knitted – DYS III

2014 The ensemble collaborates with Ann Rosén, who extends the tonal resources by means of textile sensors connected to the computer program Max/MSP. Through their movements that stretch and relax the tension in the material, the musicians direct sound files and processes. The first performance of the work, DYS III, will be in the spring […]


2013 Bo Wiklund is investigating how the process of composing is influenced by interplay with the musicians’ improvisations. From a tonal material with some given intervals and rhythmic phrases we play an improvisation which is recorded and then serves as the starting point for the actual composition. In the completed work there will also be […]


2012-2013 Here we combine at random classical works with free improvisation. In the middle of the movements we let go and branch out into planned and spontaneous improvisations, finding new approaches to the expression and forms of the music.  

Mutations and Morphologies

2011 In a concert at Atalante in Gothenburg on 4 April, with solo pieces, smaller constellations of the ensemble and the first performance of a work by Lars Carlsson, ‘Mutations and Morphologies’ (2011), we experiment in binding together the different works with our own improvisations.