The Kalv festival is a yearly contemporary music festival that since its inception in 2004 has explored the world of experimental new music in the beautiful countryside south-east of Gothenburg, through show-casing interdisciplinary and pedagogical projects, work-shops as well as commissioning and staging some of the most important musical works of the last century. A feature which has placed the festival as one of the key contemporary music festivals of Sweden and integrated it socially and culturally in the local regional life.
The Kalv festival turns 15 with a new venture – an international composition academy which extends the festivities to seven days. More than 20 first performances will draw first blood. The rural jewel will unveil [...]
The 11th – 13th of August Kalv festival – with an increased international profile – welcomes you all to three exciting days and night of contemporary music! During the festival the British ensemble Distractfold will [...]
Kalv festival will this year increase its international profile with several guests from abroad. We can already reveal the major act: Manchester based Distractfold. A relatively new – but already internationally decorated – ensemble, whose [...]