Composer Festival 2001
WELCOME TO COMPOSER LARS EKSTRÖM'S HOMEPAGE
The Dream Age
Presents four works FROM the late 90s—a period in Ekström’s composition which he himself describes as strongly marked by melody, long cantilenas, a sort of atmospheric storytelling… and at the same time within a large, stri...
Narrens spel, glockenspiel, 1986; Year of Stone, marimba, 1987; Den accelererande isbiten, oboe, 1988; Den enda världen, cello, 1988; Chicanens clou…, guitar, 1989; L’uccello esca (String Quartet No. 2), 1989; There are pe...
This opera is about Antonin Artaud, August Strindberg, André Breton, V I Lenin, Anaïs Nin and the cruel theatre. It is a story about a lonly....very lonly person....the opera is an opera in Artauds head....at the sam...
Through a Splinter of a Prism
Through a Splinter of a Prism, 1994 is a suite of orchestral works inspired by August Strindberg’s painting. Ekström found in Strindberg’s expressive landscapes the foundation for “a sort of existential trip which concer...
Lars Ekström (1956) has composed a wide variety of music. He has written fragile chamber works and powerful orchestral pieces; he has been inspired by the drama of a boxing commentary and by the cruel theatre of Antonin Artaud. He is the...
This is the most complete book about MIDI. It contains everything you'll ever need to know about computers and MIDI music. The book is written (in Swedish) by Lars Ekström, professor by the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm and does...