A short teaser from our concert at Kulturfyren February 17th 2019Read more "Konversationer Teaser"
Due to the Corona virus outbreak travel bans prevents the ensemble from traveling over the boarders and get together to play the concert so we have been forced to postpone the concert to an unknown date.Read more "Svensk Musikvår concert postponed!"
Our Ensemble Svävningar has been invited to the festival for Swedish music Svensk Musikvår March 20. We are very glad to play together with the Svävningarensemble and Clara Guldberg Ravn as the solist. We are going to play my piece Konversationer and Gustav Lindsten’s Deus ex Machina.Read more "Svävningar @ Svensk Musikvår"
I’m very proud to have received a scholarship from Berit och Carl-Johan Wettergrens stiftelse to develop my music programming skills. And explore the technical side of my artistry. I want to develop more dynamic systems for live electronics which can work independently of human interaction. Read more about Wettergrens Stiftelse and others who they supportRead more "Scholarship from Wettergrens Stiftelse"
Earlier this year I finished my latest piece Konversationer for solo recorder, string quintet and electronics. Konversationer is Swedish for Conversations and is in eight movements. It’s written especially for my friend and colleague the danish recorder player Clara Guldberg Ravn who will be premiering the piece at our concert Svävningar February 13th at Skeppsholmen […]Read more "Konversationer"
Lutad över ett anteckningsblock, en mugg kaffe och en bit cheesecake sitter Johan Blixt på ett söndagsöppet kafé i centrala Karlstad.
Leaned over his notebook, a cup of coffee and a piece of cheesecake Johan Blixt sits at an open sunday café in central Karlstad.
Being interviewed by Mats Dahlberg for the Karlstads newspaper NWT about the Thursday concert at Wermland Opera at 18.30. Soprano Anna-Maria Krawe will sing an aria from the opera Dags.
Me and Mats talked about composing, education and my relationship to music. Read the article here.Read more "Interviewed by Nya Wermlands Tidningen"
I’m currently visiting Ultima and the Harmony of Opposites conference at Ultima festival in Oslo. The conference is hosted by Nordiskt Komponistråd and is a part of Ultima Context. The conference hade many interesting speakers and we were talking about how composers can make a better living composing. It got me thinking a lot about […]Read more "Harmony of Opposites in Oslo"
Looking back at two weeks working with the International Brazilian Opera Company and João MacDowell as assistant and recording engineer for the live shows at Moderna Museet in Stockholm. I love recording larger scale performances live and this was no exception. I’m glad to have been a part of the opera and many thanks to […]Read more "Recording the Seventh Seal at Moderna"
In November I will return to my hometown Karlstad because parts from my opera Dags will be performed by Wermland Opera in their series about Swedish composers, as presented in this weeks Nya Wermlands Tidningen. It’s always fun to return to Karlstad to play my music and to be in such a good company of […]Read more "Returning to Karlstad"