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August 2016 – NU:NORD in London & Huddersfield

Our NU:NORD 2016 Workshop & Creative Residency runs from 2–5 August in Huddersfield, UK! The event will feature three public concerts, including 15 new commissions by resident composers. Details below:

→ Thursday 4 August • BaconJam x NU:NORD
Music by: 
Emilie LeBel • Anna Höstman • Scott Mc Laughlin • Mitch Renaud • Daniel Brandes • Stine Sørlie
Details coming soon

→ Friday 5 August • NU:NORD Workshop Concert
Music by: 
Adam Basanta • Amber Priestley • Stephen Harvey • Catherine Kontz • David Pocknee • David Grant • Gyrid Nordal Kaldestad • Tyler Futrell • Peter Edwards
Details coming soon

→ Sunday 7 August • NU:NORD Summer Exhibition 2016
Music by: 
Emilie LeBel • Anna Höstman • Scott Mc Laughlin • Mitch Renaud • Daniel Brandes • Stine Sørlie • Adam Basanta • Amber Priestley • Stephen Harvey • Catherine Kontz • David Pocknee • David Grant • Gyrid Nordal Kaldestad • Tyler Futrell • Peter Edwards
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June 2016 – BC Tour: Mira Benjamin & Blue Moss Ensemble

20-25 June 2016: Violinist Mira Benjamin will tour a new programme of Canadian and UK music for solo violin, featuring work by NU:NORD 2016 composers Scott Mc Laughlin, John Lely, and the Canadian Blue Moss Ensemble – Anna Hostman, Emilie LeBel & Mitch Renaud. Following the tour, the programme will be presented during NU:NORD 2016 in the UK. For tour performance details, see ArtSpring Centre (Salt Spring Island), A Place To Listen & Open Space (Victoria), and David Pay Studio (Vancouver).


February 2016 – Martin Arnold, Lecture in London

24 February 2016, 18:00, Goldsmiths University of London.  We’re thrilled to present a lecture by the Canadian composer Martin Arnold, discussing his work and practice. This rare event in London is presented in co-operation with Apartment House, who will perform the premiere of Arnold’s new work Stain Ballad at Wigmore Hall, 27 February 2016. More information is available HERE!


November 2015 – LCO Soloists in Oslo

1 November 2015, 20:00, Ingensteds, Oslo. This special nu:nord preview concert is the first event in a long run-up to our 2016 edition next summer. Oslo’s nyMusikks Komponistgruppe (NMK) hosts the LCO Soloists, who will perform a concert of music from Britain and Norway, featuring new works by members of NMK. More information is available HERE!


Spring 2015 – New Creations Taking Flight

A new year and a new edition are underway! We are excited to be embarking on a new set of collaborations with our 2015-16 artists. Over the coming year, participants from Canada, Norway & the UK will travelling to each others’ countries, meeting new collaborators, experimenting with new ideas, and building community.

We’ll be on the road with them, sharing their experiences and inspirations through our blog, so be sure to visit us often for updates on our nu:nord 2015-16 edition!

 Creative Workshops, Oslo 2013

August 2014 in Oslo and London

nunord poster 2014 final

4 Concerts in Oslo

Thursday 7 August @ nyMusikk 
20:00 • kr. 100,- 50,-
Music by: Kristin Bolstad • John Lely • Luke Nickel • Isaiah Ceccarelli • Beavan Flanagan • Stine Sørlie • MORE INFO


Sunday 10 August @ Cafeteatret
20:00 • kr. 100,- 50,-
Music by: Tyler Futrell • Anette Haave Asheim •  Rebecka Sofia Ahvenniemi • Kristin Bolstad • Taylor Brook • David Stephen Grant • Colin Alexander • Jonathan Cole • Raymond Yiu • Tim Parkinson • MORE INFO


→ Wednesday 13 August – Improv night @ Valkyrien Restaurant 
20:00 • kr. admission FREE!

Featuring: notated and improvised music by nu:nord composers and performers


Thursday 14 August @ Sagene Kulturverksted
20:00 • kr. 100,- 50,-

Music by: Brian Harman • Taylor Brook • Hiroki Tsurumoto • Clemet Rotevatn • Amber Priestley • Nick Hyatt • John Lely • MORE INFO


1 Concert in London

Saturday 16 August @ LimeWharf
17:00 • £5 advance / £10 on the door


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Marielle Groven presents her work
L-R: Composers Taylor Brook, Beavan Flanagan, Marielle Groven & Kristin Bolstad share scores, nu:nord 2011 edition, Oslo

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