Kalv welcomes RAGE Thormbones!

Kalv welcomes RAGE Thormbones!

The 2020 Kalv festival is proud to announce its next participating ensemble, the American trombone duo RAGE Thormbones!

RAGE Thormbones consists of Weston Olencki and Matt Barbier and they will travel to Kalv not only with their virtuosic […]

2020-02-25T07:05:46+01:00februari 24th, 2020|

Application for the composition academy is now closed!

With 167 applicants from close to 40 countries from all continents of the world (except Antarctica) this year’s application round for the Kalv’s third international composition academy is closed. We heartfully thank you all for your submissions and the selection […]

2020-02-12T10:42:32+01:00februari 12th, 2020|

The Kalv festival 2020 welcomes ensemble mosaik!

The Kalv festival 2020 (6th-9th of August 2020) is proud to announce that German ensemble mosaik will travel to the rural beauty of Kalv to rehearse, be a part of the composition academy and perform a scintillating mix of acoustic […]

2020-01-26T13:11:02+01:00januari 26th, 2020|

Kalv festival 2019 – Program announced!

The 16th edition of the Kalv festival will fill this rural jewel with exuberant activity. Last year’s new addition, the composition academy, is given new life while another new initiative is being presented: a workshop in music journalism. The length […]

2019-07-01T17:14:08+02:00juli 1st, 2019|

Workshop in Music Journalism at the Kalv Festival (Sweden)

8-11 AUGUSTI 2019

DEADLINE for application: June 15th

One of Sweden’s most innovative festivals for contemporary music, Kalv Festival, organizes in
collaboration with the cultural journals Kokpunkten | Critical Point and Positionen a workshop in music
journalism. Attending […]

2019-07-01T17:21:11+02:00juni 7th, 2019|

Composition Academy in Kalv 2019 (4-11 August)

DEADLINE for Application: 1st of February
ANNOUNCEMENT of participants: 1th of March

6-8 composers of any age, nationality, occupation and aesthetics (precedence will be taken to emerging composers and not established composers) are invited to spend a week in Kalv […]

2019-06-07T10:51:59+02:00december 6th, 2018|