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 about the concert in my previous post or at Wermland Opera’s website
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Time to prepare for the concert with the aria Lever jag? from Dags, November 15th in my hometown Karlstad!
Read about the concert and practical stuff here.
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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 […]
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Hello! Wow, 5 concerts in 5 days tonight it’s the third of them and in between the weekends showing of my opera “Dags” and 2 shows tomorrow and Wednesday. My electroacustical piece “Musik för högtalare” will be played tonight 7.00 pm at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm. Musik för högtalare at ljudOljud’s inauguration […]
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Hello! Though the opera shows with my new opera “Dags” are sold out. There are always some free seats so one can just go there and still get in. There is also 3 new operas by my colleagues: Corinne von Dardel, Gustav Lindsten and Zacharias Ehnvall. Only 2 shows left: APRIL 25 @ 19:00 – 21:00 […]
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I’m happy to announce that my electroacoustic piece “Musik för högtalare” will be played as a part of the inauguration concert of new music festival ljudOljud. Music for högtalare has also been elected to be a part of the Swedish selection of compositions at the UNM-festival in Reykjavík this august. Read more about it here. Links […]
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Last Friday the 10th of March was rehearsal start for my opera Dags at Operahögskolan. And I’m also glad to announce that an extra date has been set for the opera at the 26th of April. I’m very excited to follow the development of the opera from score in to a full opera on stage. Dags […]
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I’m very happy to announce that I’ve been chosen as one of the composers from Sweden to participate in this years UNM-festival [Ung Nordisk Musik – Young nordic music-festival] with my piece “Musik för högtalare”. The festival will take place 14-19 of August in Reykjavík, Iceland. UNM is a festival for young composers, sound […]
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Två nya stycken av mig finns nu här på sidan och på SoundCloud. Det är två stycken jag skrev parallellt under hösten/våren 2013-2014 och representerar för mig 2 olika riktningar i mitt komponerande. Det är “Take a Bow” med NorrbottenNEO från en konsert på Fylkingen 9 april och “Arvet” med Blåsarsymfonikerna från 28 mars på Musikaliska. / JB […]
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Jag har precis avslutat mitt senaste stycke Arvet som kommer att uruppföras 28 mars 2014 19:00 av Stockholms Länsblåsarsymfonikerna på Musikaliska i Stockholm. I’ve just finished my latest piece “Arvet” [The Heritage] which will be premiered March 28 2014 at 7 pm by the Swedish wind ensemble at Musikaliska in Stockholm.
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