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Celebrating SISU´s 15th Anniversary
– 1st installment

20th November 2008

This picture shows the three original members of SISU: From left to right: Rolf Lennart Stensø, Tomas Nilsson and Rune Halvorsen.

This picture shows the three original members of SISU: From left to right: Rolf Lennart Stensø, Tomas Nilsson and Rune Halvorsen.

This year SISU Percussion Ensemble celebrate their 15th anniversary as a professional percussion ensemble. We do this by presenting pictures and stories that have made the ensemble what it is today.

Enda bedre nettsider på vei!

1st October 2008

Vi jobber nå med å forbedre SISUs nettsider hva gjelder innhold. Du vil om ikke lenge finne bedre informasjon om prosjekter og konserter, flere nyheter, flere bilder og mer video.

Kom gjerne med forslag til utbedring hvis det er noe du savner. På forhånd takk!

SISU ansetter ny produsent fra høsten 08!

23rd June 2008

Sisu har ansatt Lars Igesund som ny produsent fra høsten 08.
Lars har utdanning fra Norges musikkhøyskole og har blant annet jobbet som produsent i Marinemusikken i Horten.

Vi ønsker han hjertelig velkommen!

Kroumata Upprop!!!

23rd March 2007

Rikskonsertna i Sverige har varslat Kroumata ensemblen om uppsägning. Det är en katastrof för musikvärlden och alla slagverkare!
Alla måste skriva på uppropslistan NU!!!!

Link till uppropet

Kroumata uppropet

Support for music ensembles 2006

4th January 2007

SISU has been reciving support for music ensembles since the Art council in Norway introduce the system. 2006 was SISU reciving the support for musicensembles for 2 years, 2007 and 2008.

SISU Ultima contemporary music festival 2006

18th August 2006

SISU is soloist with the Staff Band of the Norwegian Armed Forces at Ultima festival 2006. And performed the piece GIST by Jon Øyvin Ness (N) , and Twine By Rolf Wallin (N).
Lørdag 7. oktober kl. 19.30
Kulturkirken Jakob

SISU concert 7-8/8-06 NMFU Bodø, Norway

17th August 2006

During the NMFU in Bodø;Norway SISU played 3 conserts. 1 concert in Bodø Spectrum 7 august with 1000 people in the audience! SISU played music only by Rolf Wallin (N). The concert included the world premier of “Phonotope 4”.
In the newspaper “Avis Nordland” SISU get 5 point of 6 possible for the concert!
8 August SISU performed 2 concerts of the family concertperfomace “friendship” by the Swedish composer Torbjörn Grass.

SISU new CD!

2nd May 2006

SISU is participating on the new CD by Håkon Berge VOICE and DRUMS, togheter with The Norwegian soloist choir and Siri Torjesen.

SISU support from the Arts Council of Norway

SISU has received support from the Art Council of Norwegian for a collaboration projekt with the Swedish String quartet FLESHQUARTET.

SISU support to a new CD

SISU have received a grant from Fond for lyd og bilde for recording of new album. The music on the CD will be international pieces and some Norwegian. SISU will record Shakra by Kevin Volans and one piece by Rolf Wallin to the album, and the CD scheduled for release late 2006 or early 2007.