Events - Rolf Wallin [ Composer ]
2014

Sunday 9 - Thursday 13 March 2014
Strange News on Canada/USA tour
Arthur Kisenyi, Actor
Aventa Ensemble, Bill Linwood cond.
9/3 Phillip T Young Recital Hall, Victoria, Canada
10/3 Chapel of the Good Shepard, Seattle, USA
11/3 Ear Heart Music, Roulette, Brooklyn, USA
13/3 Canadian Museum of History, Ottawa, Canada

Thursday 20 February 2014    
Firsher King, ID
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra  
John Storgårds, conductor   
Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway   


2013

Saturday 16 November 2013
Onda di ghiaccio
Oslo Sinfonietta
Christian Eggen, conductor  
Milano Musica Festival
Auditorium di Milano
Milano, Italy

Wednesday  13 November 2013
Strange News
Solve et coagula
The Age of Wire and String
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
HERMESensemble
deSingel, Antwerpen, Belgium 

Sunday 10 November 2013
Strange News
Solve et coagula
The Age of Wire and String
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
HERMESensemble
Festival November Music
Den Bosch, The Netherlands 

Sunday 10 November 2013 
Ground
Valters Puce, cello
Sinfonietta Riga 
Normands Sne, Conductor
Big Guild Hall, Riga, Latvia

Thursday 17 October 2013
Stonewave
The Age of Wire and String
Scratch

Portrait Concert in the Mainly New series
Royal Academy of Music
London, UK  


Wednesday 25, Thursday 26 September  2013  
Manyworlds 3D 
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra 
Eirik Raude, percussion
Boya Bøckmann, video artist
Francesco Angelico, conductor  
Stavanger Konserthus, Stavanger, Norway

7 - 14 June 2013
Act
Part of the repertoire for the 4th Gustav Mahler Conducting Competition. 
Bamberger Symphony Orchestra
Bamberg Concert Hall
Bamberg, Germany

Tuesday 28 May 2013
ning
Ensemble Court-circuit
Auditorium du CRR de Rueil-Malmaison
Rueil-Malmaison, France Act

Thursday 9 May 2013
Strange News
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
NorrlandsOperan
MADE Festival, Umeå, Sweden

Saturday 26 April 2013 
The Age of Wire and String
The Firebird Ensemble
Jeffrey Means, conductor
UC Davis, Sacramento, USA

Saturday 23 March 2013
Twine
BIT 20 Percussion
London Ear Festival
The Warehouse, London, UK

Wednesday 20 March 2013
Under City Skin
Ellen Nisbeth, viola
Norwegian Broadcasting Orchestra
Christian Eggen Conductor
NRK Store Studio, Oslo, Norway

Thursday 14 March 2013
Fisher King - concerto for Trumpet and orchestra
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
John Storgårds, conductor
Konserthuset
Gothenburg, Sweden

Tuesday 5 March 2013
Twine
Aventa Ensemble
Phillip T Young Recital Hall
Victoria, Canada

Wednesday 27 February 2013
Twine
Aventa Ensemble
Ear Heart Music
Roulette, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Wednesday 27 February 2013
Twine
Joakim Nordin, Bjørn Rabben
Norwegian Broadcasting Orchestra's Chamber Series
NRK Store Studio, Oslo, Norway

Saturday 23 February 2013
Scratch
Kroumata Percussion Ensemble
Nordic Cool Festival
The Kennedy center, Washington DC, USA

Thursday 14 February2013
Act
Malmö Symphony Orchestra
Ingar Bergby, conductor
Malmö Konserthus
Malmö, Sweden

Thursday 7 February 2013
Boyl
Asko||Schoenberg Ensemble
Christian Karlsen, conductor
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Thursday 3 February 2013
Stonewave
Musicians from the Royal Orchestra
Royal Opera Foyer
Copenhagen, Denmark

Thursday 31 January 2013
Act
Alexander Humula, conductor
Codarts Hogeschool voor de Kusten
Rotterdam, Holland

Sunday 20 January 2013
Phonotope 1
Neoquartet
Oleg Dziewanowski, live electronics
Dni Muzyki Nowej
Gdansk, Poland

Saturday 5 January 2013
Lautleben
Sidsel Endresen, voice
Sound of a Cage Conference
Stavanger, Norway


2012


Saturday 17 November 2012
Ground
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Ensemble Resonanz
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
St Paul's Hall – Huddersfield, UK

Wednesday 24, Thursday 25 October 2012
Strange News
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Trond Korsgård, conductor
Stavanger Concert House – Stavanger, Norway

Thursday 4, Friday 5 October 2012
Strange News
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
New European Ensemble
Christian Karlsen, conductor
Theater aan't Spui – The Hague, Netherlands

Friday 14 September 2012
Manyworlds 3d
World premiere of 3d video version
Video: Boya Bøckmann
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Christian Eggen, conductor
Ultima Festival
Oslo Concert Hall – Oslo, Norway

Thursday 30 August 2012
Omega and the Deer
Choreography: Ingun Bjørnsgaard
Music: Rolf Wallin and Tansy Davies
Ingun Bjørnsgaard Project
Tanzhaus NRW – Düsseldorf, Germany

Saturday 18 August 2012
Act
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Shelley, conductor
Large outdoor concert
Gothenburg, Sweden

Friday 17 August 2012
Encaged (Pegasus)
Collaboration with Tansy Davies
Part of the Cage Music Walk at the 2012 Proms, celabrating John Cage's centenary.

Thursday 23 February 2012
Manyworlds
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Andrew Litton, conductor
Grieg Hall, Bergen, Norway

Sunday 22 January 2012
Deep
Purge
Here
...though what made it has gone

Elisabeth Holmertz, soprano
Kenneth Karlsson, piano
Rolf Erik Nystrøm, saxophone
Eirik Raude, percussion
Parkteatret - Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 10 January 2012
Omega and the Deer
Choreography: Ingun Bjørnsgaard
Music: Rolf Wallin and Tansy Davies
Ingun Bjørnsgaard Project
Ice Storm Showcase, Joyce SOHO
New York, USA

2011

Tuesday 13 to Sunday 20 December 2011
Das war schön!
tour with Martin Grubinger, percussion
and Salzburg Camerata
Ariel Zuckermann, conductor
13/12: Konzerthaus, Berlin, Germany
14/12: Kuppelsaal, Hannover, Germany
15/12: Stadthalle, Osnabrück, Germany
16/12: Konzerthaus, Berlin, Germany
18/12: Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria
19/12, 20/12: Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria

Saturday 3 - Thursday 8 December 2011
Omega and the Deer
tour with Ingun Bjørnsgaard Project
Choreography: Ingun Bjørnsgaard
Music: Rolf Wallin and Tansy Davies
3/12, 4/12: Radialsystem, Berlin, Germany
7/12, 8/12: Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany

Thursday 24 to Wednesday 30 November 2011
Act
tour with Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko, conductor
24/11, 25/11: Oslo Konserthus, Oslo, Norway
27/11: Berliner Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
28/11: Wien Konzerthaus, Vienna, Austria
30/11: Salle Pleyel, Paris, France

Saturday 12 November 2011
Trumpet Concerto
UK premiere
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Symphony Hall
Birmingham, UK

Friday 18 November 2011
Ground
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Ensemble Resonanz
Laeiszhalle - Musikhalle Hamburg, Grosser Saal
Hamburg, Germany

Monday 27, +school concert Friday 28 October 2011
Strange News
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Lawrence Renes, conductor
Oslo Konserthus – Oslo, Norway

Thursday 20 October 2011
Trumpet Concerto
Norwegian premiere, co-commissioned by Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln
and Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
André de Ridder, conductor
Stavanger Konserthus – Stavanger, Norway

Monday 17, Tuesday 18 October 2011
Omega and the Deer
World premiere of new ballet
Choreography: Ingun Bjørnsgaard
Music: Rolf Wallin and Tansy Davies
Ingun Bjørnsgaard Project
CODA International Dance Festival
Oslo Opera, The Second House – Oslo, Norway

Friday 16 September 2011
Strange News
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Pierre-André Valade, conductor
Opening concert of the Warsaw Autumn
National Philharmonic
Warsaw, Poland

Friday 16, Saturday 17 September 2011
Trumpet Concerto
World premiere, co-commissioned by Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln
and Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
Westdeutscher Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor
Kölner Philharmonie
Cologne, Germany

Friday 19, Tuesday 23 August 2011
Das war schön!
Martin Grubinger, percussion
Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchester
John Axelrod, conductor
19/12: Laeiszhalle - Musikhalle Hamburg, Grosser Saal
Hamburg, Germany
23/12: Salzburger Festspiele
Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria

Wednesday 22 - Friday 24 June 2011
Manyworlds
German premiere, co-commissioned by Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, and NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover
NDR Symphonieorchester
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, conductor
22/6: Kölner Philharmonie, Cologne, Germany
23/6, 24/6: Grosse Sendesaal - Hannover, Germany

2010

Wednesday 1 December 2010
Under City Skin
Lars Anders Tomter, viola
Risør Festival Strings
Per Kristian Skalstad, conductor
Carnegie Hall, Zankel Hall
New York City, USA

Sunday 28 November 2010
Under City Skin
Lars Anders Tomter, viola
Risør Festival Strings
Per Kristian Skalstad, conductor
Wigmore Hall
London, UK

Thursday 18 to Tuesday 23 November 2010
Act
tour with Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
Eivind Aadland, conductor
18/11 Olavshallen, Trondheim, Norway
22/11 Warsaw, Poland
23/11 Bialystok, Poland

Thursday 23 September 2010
Manyworlds
World premiere, co-commissioned by Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, and NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
John Storgårds, conductor
Grieg Hall - Bergen, Norway ...though what made it has gone

Thursday 16 September 2010
The Age of Wire and String
Appearances

Klangforum Wien
Agata Zubel, soprano
Sacrum Profanum Festival
Teatr Laznia Nowa – Krakow, Poland


The Age of Wire and String
Appearances

Friday 10 September 2010: Parma, Italy
Friday 3 September 2010: Vienna, Austria
Klangforum Wien
Johannes Kalitzke, conductor
Parma, Italy

Friday 7 May to Sunday Sunday 9 May 2010
Id
tour with Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Steven Sloane, conductor
7/5 Copenhagen, Denmark
8/5 Århus, Denmark
9/5 Dortmund, Germany

Sunday 25 April 2010
Sway
World premiere - CANCELLED BECAUSE OF ASH CLOUD!
Kovacic - Dann - Karttunen String Trio
Wittener Tage für neue Musik
Steiner Schule – Witten, Germany

Saturday 27 March 2010
Das war schön!
Beethoven Orchester Bonn
Alexej Gerassimez, percussion
Mikhel Kutson, conductor
Deutscher Musikwettbewerb
Bonn, Germany

Saturday 6 February 2010 14:00 World premiere
Untuned Bell
The bells of Oslo City Hall
Part of an installation by AK Dolven
In the week Saturday 30 January - Saturday 6 February, the
49 welltuned bells of Oslo City Hall wishes the Untuned bell
welcome back to Oslo, more precise at Tullinløkka
Oslo, Norway

2009

Thursday 29 October 2009
Strange News
Version for sinfonietta and live electronics
Josse De Pauw, text and stage direction
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
Les Dala, conductor
Jane Mallett Theatre – Toronto, Canada

Saturday 26 September 2009
Boyl
Oslo Sinfonietta
Christian Eggen, conductor
La Biennale di Venezia – Venice, Italy

Tuesday 23 - Sunday 28 June 2009
Festival Composer of Risør Festival of Chamber Music

Wednesday 24 June 2009 World premiere
Under City Skin concerto for viola, string orchestra and surround sound
Lars Anders Tomter, viola
Risør Festival Strings
Christian Eggen, conductor
Risør, Norway

Friday 8 May 2009
Strange News
Version for sinfonietta and live electronics
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
Chicago Chamber Musicians
Museum of Contemporary Art
Chicago, USA

Saturday 21, Sunday 22 March 2009
Das war schön!
Martin Grubinger, percussion
Dresdner Philharmonie
Dresden, Germany

Thursday 1 January 2009
Das war schön!
Martin Grubinger, percussion
Alexander Shelley, conductor
Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
New Year's concert
Kölner Philharmonie - Cologne, Germany

2008

Saturday 11 October 2008
Strange News
World premiere of new orchestral version
Josse De Pauw, text and stage direction
Arthur Kisenye, actor
Orquestra nacional do Porto
Rolf Gupta, conductor
Casa da musica – Porto, Portugal

Tuesday 23 - Saturday 27 September 2008
Festival Composer of Trondheim Chamber Music Festival
a.o., world premiere of:
Phonotope 5 Ellen Ugelvik, Else Olsen Storesund, prepared pianos
Rolf Wallin, live electronics
Trondheim, Norway

Saturday 7 June
Strange News
World premiere of version for sinfonietta and live electronics
Josse De Pauw, text and stage direction
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Pierre-Andre Valade, cond.
Birmingham, England

Friday 25 April to Thursday 8 May 2008
Urban Bestiary
World premiere
Ingun Bjørnsgaard, choreography
The Norwegian National Ballet
Strings from the The Norwegian National Opera Orchestra
Trond Korsgård, conductor
Oslo Opera House – Oslo, Norway

Thursday 3, Friday 4, Saturday 5 April 2008
Act
Konzerthausorchester Berlin
Rolf Gupta, Conductor
Konzerthaus Berlin – Berlin, Germany

Tuesday 18 February 2008
Das war schön!
Percussion soloist: winner of the Juilliard School of Music percussion competition
The Juilliard Orchestra
Emmanuel Villaume, Conductor
Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center … New York, USA

Monday 28 January 2008
Lautleben
Sidsel Endresen, voice
Chicago Symphony Orchestra's MusicNOW series
Harris Theater, Millennium Park – Chicago, USA

Tuesday 9, Wednesday 10 January 2008
Tides
Kroumata Percussion Ensemble
Leif Segerstam, cond.
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Finlandia Hall – Helsinki, Finland


2007

Thursday 20 December 2007
Boyl
Schoenberg Ensemble
Reinbert de Leeuw, cond.
Proms aan het IJ - De Goddelijke Lijn
Muziekgebouw aan 't Ij – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Thursday 11 October 2007
Wallin 50! Portrait Concert in the Grieg Hall
Scratch
Boyl
The Age of Wire and String
Stonewave
Depart
Appearances

Ensemble BIT20 – Bergen, Norway

Saturday 11 August to Saturday 8 September 2007
Act
tour with Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, cond.
11/8 Bodø Spektrum – Bodø, Norway
25/8 Stockholm, Sweden
28/8 Helsinki, Finland
29/8 Estonia kontserdisaal – Tallinn, Estonia
8/9 Ateneul Roman – Bucuresti, Romania

Friday 3 –  Sunday 12 August 2007
Wallin is Festival Composer in Nordland Musikkfestuke, Bodø, Norway

Saturday 4 August 2007 World premiere of new version for sinfonietta
Three Poems by Rainer Maria Rilke
Siri Torjesen, soprano
Bodø Sinfonietta
Jonathan Stockhammer, cond.
Nordland Musikkfestuke
Bodø Kulturhu – Bodø, Norway

Sunday 22 July 2007
Concerning King
Attacca Quartet
Sculpture Garden
Museum of Modern Art – New York, USA

Thursday 31May to Saturday 2 June 2007
Phonotope 1
The Tang Quartet
Part of music for Theatre Cryptic's new production
Optical Identity
World premiere
Singapore Arts Festival – Singapore

Friday 11 May 2007
Strange News
World premiere
Commission from Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Josse de Pauw, director
Arthur Kisenyi, actor
Christian Eggen, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Oslo Konserthus – Oslo, Norway

Monday 16 April 2007
Lautleben
The Age of Wire and String
Sidsel Endresen, Voice
Monday Evening Concerts
Curated by Esa-Pekka Salonen
Zipper Concert Hall – Los Angeles, USA

Tuesday 26 March 2007
Appearances
Prague Philharmonia
Dvorak Hall – Prague, Czech Republic

Wednesday 21 February
Das war schön!
Concerto for percussion and orchestra
Norwegian premiere, commission from Wiener Mozartjahr
and the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Martin Grubinger, percussion
John Axelrod, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Oslo Konserthus – Oslo, Norway


2006

Sunday 16 December 2006
Das war schön!
World premiere, commission from Wiener Mozartjahr
and the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Martin Grubinger, percussion
John Axelrod, conductor
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Musikverein – Vienna, Austria

Wednesday 11 October 2006
Lautleben
World premiere of new version with stage video by Tone Myskja
Sidsel Endresen, voice
Ultima festival
Oslo, Norway

Wednesday 4 October 2006
Concerning King
Norwegian premiere, commission from Ultima
and World New Music Days Stuttgart
The Arditti Quartet
Ultima festival
The Norwegian Academy of Music – Oslo, Norway

Thursday 14, Friday 15 September 2006
Tides
Kroumata Percussion Ensemble
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Oslo Konserthus – Oslo, Norway

Sunday 6 August 2006
Scratch
Twine
Purge
Stonewave
Phonotope 4
– world premiere
SISU Percussion Ensemble
Nordland musikfestuke – Bodø, Norway

Saturday 15 July 2006
Concerning King
World premiere, commission from Ultima Festival, Oslo
and World New Music Days Stuttgart
The Arditti Quartet
ISCM festival
Stuttgart, Germany

Sunday 23 April 2006
Scratch
Twine
Purge
– world premiere of version for 3 percussionists and tape
Stonewave
SISU Percussion Ensemble
Percussion Festival
Gothenburg, Sweden


2005

Friday 9 - Saturday 10 December 2005
Boyl
Remix Ensemble
Rolf Gupta
9/12 Casa da Musica – Porto, Portugal
10/12 Gulbenkian Foundation – Lisbon, Portugal

Wednesday 23 November 2005
Phonotope 3
Nordic Voices
Rolf Wallin, live electronics
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
Huddersfield, England

Sunday 20 November 2005
Ning
BIT20
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
Huddersfield, England

Saturday 19 November 2005
The Age of Wire and String
Cikada Ensemble
Christian Eggen, conductor
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
Huddersfield, England

World premiere of version for 6 voices
Phonotope 3
Thursday 16 June 2005
Nordic Voices
Rolf Wallin, live electronics
Soundstreams Festival
Toronto, Canada

Part of music for a dance performance by Ingun Bjørnsgaard
Der Tod und das Mädchen
Reworked version of Phonotope 1
World premiere
Carte Blanche, The Norwegian National Ensemble for Contemporary Dance
String quartet led by Lars Erik ter Jung
17, 18, 19, 24, 25 26 February 2005: BIT Teatergarasjen – Bergen, Norway
1 to 11 March 2005 Norway tour

Friday 4 February 2005
The Age of Wire and String
World Premiere
Ensemble Court-Circuit
Pierre-André Valade, conductor
Salle Olivier Messiaen
Maison de Radio France
Festival Présences
Paris, France