BIOGRAPHY

2013

Colaboration 2011-2015 with Camerata Nordica with 4 concertos of Laurin

With the kickoff in Concerto for flute strings and harp – commissioned by Camerata Nordica and Musik i Syd – to celebrate the 100 years anniversary of Laurin’s home town Eslöv – Camerata Nordica starts a long collaboration with premieres, commissioning, CD recordings and touring within Sweden as well as abroad, with Laurin.

Concerto for flute strings and harp (2009) 21″ World premiere and tour 2011
Concerto in memoriam
for trumpet and strings (2012) 30″ November 10-23 2014 with well-renowned trumpet soloist – not yet announced. Commissioned by Camerata Nordica to celebrate their 40:th anniversary.
Concerto for violin and strings
will be apron. 25-30″ New planned commission by Camerata Nordica with violin soloist Terje Tønnesen, concertmaster with the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Spring 2015.
Guitar Concerto
: (2013) will be aprox. 30 ” Premiering in November 2015 with Göran Söllscher, a Deutsche Grammophone artist. Commissioned by Göran Söllscher.

All works are planned to be recorded on CD and released as a portrait of Laurin. All works are also planned to be recorded by Swedish Radio.

Radio/TV

Swedish Radio broadcast  Persephone  36″, Symphonic Themes 90″
A radio portrait by journalist Birgitta Tollan; Dilemma

CD release

Anders Bergcrantz Plays The Painter By Anna-Lena Laurin VMBCD108

World premieres

 Promenade Abyss (2013) 23″
opera monologue for soprano and piano May 5th to celebrate Søren Kirkegaards 200 years anniversary in the presens of queen Magrethe II of Denmark; Copenhagen; Denmark.  Commissioned by Musik i Syd and manager Peter Wilgotsson.

Snowfall (2012) 10″
for flute, harp and percussion March 4th in Eslöv and 8th in Malmö. Written with supprot from Helge AX:son Johnsons Foundation.

Dance of the fairies (2012) 8″
for string quintet February 8 in Hudiksvall commssioned by Norra Hälsinglands Kammarmusikförening.

Awards

Receiving Eslöv Town Culture Prize.


 2012

Radio/TV

Swedish Television broadcast the composer portrait Iphigenia  wich contains the world premiere of Laurin’s orchestral work Iphigenia 43″ commissioned by Roayl Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra.

Swedish Radio broadcast the world premieres of; 90″, Iphigenia 43″, Concerto for flute strings and harp  21″.

World premieres

Persephone 36″ (2011) 36″
For symphony orchestra and hammond organ, September 16th Helsingborg: Sweden; commissioned by Organic Vibes and Tomas Trulsson.

Symphonic Themes (2012) 90″
For big band and vibraphone; Sptember 5th;  Stockholm, Sweden;  Commissioned by New Places orchestra and Håkan Broström.

Dance Joyeux De La Ville Blanche (2011) 8″
for viola and paino; April 29th; Glenridge; New Jersey; USA; Written with support from Helge AX:son Johson’s Foundation.

Gud är inte stum (2011) 10″
for piano and mezzo soprano, March 8th Eslöv and 9th Malmö . Written with supprot from Helge AX.son Johnsons Foundation and Eslövs Kommun.

Agamemnon (2011) 9″
for 5 percussion February 8th Karlskron and tour. Written for proffessor Lennart Gruvstedt Malmö Conservatory; Sweden with supprot from Helge AX.son Johnsons Foundation.


 2011

 Radio/TV

Swedish Television broadcast the composer portrait Iphigenia  wich contains the world premiere of Laurin’s orchestral work Iphigenia 43″ commissioned by Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra.

Swedish Radio broadcast the world premieres of; 90″, Iphigenia 43″, Concerto for flute strings and harp  21″, Colours  22″

World premieres

The roaring waves of Faro (2010) 10″
for violin, vibraphone, cello and double bass. October 31st Malmö; Sweden.

Autumn Fileds (2010) 6″
version for string orchestra and violin; April 21st Frankfurt Germany

Iphigenia  (2009) 43″
For full symphony orchestra and two improvising soloists, April 20th Stockholm; Sweden; commissioned by Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra.

Where the sun rises (2010) 8″

for 6 percussion; January 23rd; Berlin; Germany; written on request from professor Li Biao.

Colours (2010/1997) 22″
version for wind ensemble; January 16th; Stockholm; Sweden

Concerto for flute strings and harp  (2009) 21″”
January 14th with tour 5th;  Vimmerby, Sweden;  Commissioned by Camerata Nordica and Musik i Syd.

Award Nomination

Concerto for flute strings and harp nominated for The Swedish Music Publishers Association’s Annual Music Publisher’s Award” 2011


 2010

 Radio/TV

Swedish Radio broadcast the world premieres of;The Painter 43″

World premieres

The Painter (2009) 43″
for symphony orchestra, improvising trumpet  and jazz trio; October 28th Umeå; Sweden

More info coming soon!


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