Past events

Xenakis and Grenager at Ultima

Date: 20th September 2018

Time: 21:00

Location: Kulturkirken Jakob

Sisu Percussion ensemble celebrates its 25th Anniversary with a concert at the Ultima festival as well.

Xenakis Pléïades is a milestone work in many ways, written in 1978 and inspired by astronomy and Greek mythology. Xenakis invented a new instrument the sixxen named after the six musicians required and Xenakis.

Composer Lene Grenager, herself an excellent contemporary ensemble musician, compose both acoustic and electronic works, and this new piece, written for SISU, is a tribute to the sound world of Xenakis.

Programme:
Iannis Xenakis: Bohor
Lene Grenager: Wood and Metal (WP)
Iannis Xenakis: Pléïades

Guest musicians – Pléïades
Rune André Halvorsen
Teodor Berg
Kristoffer Almås
Simen Brenden

Tomas Nilsson conducts Pléïades

Reinhold Friedl (elektronikk – Bohor)

Workshops concert

Date: 30th June 2018

Location: TBA

Workshop concert after period off working with composers from NMK.

Workshops for composers from NMK

Date: 25th June 2018

Location: Oslo

SISU workshops with composers from NMK Norway 25-30/6 at SISU studio Ekeberg Oslo.

SISU at SISU Bjørn-Christians master recital

Date: 9th June 2018

Time: 16.00

Location: Norwegian academy of music Oslo

SISU performed during the master recital off Bjørn Christian in SISU at Norwegian academy of music Oslo Norway.
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World premier! Clear The Saloon

Date: 13th May 2018

Time: 13.00

Location: Parkteatret Solo Norway

World premier of a brand new piece by Geir Jonson. CLEAR THE SALOON. SISU performed together with Siri Torjesen (singer).
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School concerts in Rogaland

Date: 9th April 2018

Location: Rogaland Norway

SISU school concert tour in Rogaland Norway 9-23/4. Program with music by Reich and Waring. The concert is produced by Hallgeir Frydenlund.IMG_4079

3.33.33 at Ullevålseter

Date: 17th March 2018

Time: 13.33

Location: Ullevålseter Oslo

SISU will again perform our legendary piece 3.33.33 By Geir Jonson._DSC4588_DSC4501

School concerts Rogaland

Date: 5th March 2018

Location: Rogaland Norway

SISU school concert tour in Rogaland Norway 5-9/3. Program with music by Reich and Waring. The concert is produced by Hallgeir Frydenlund.IMG_4088

SISU perform at VinteRiss 2018 Østfold Norway

Date: 2nd March 2018

Time: 19.30

Location: Moss Church Norway

SISU perform during vinteRiss festivalen 2018. There will be three world premiers in the concert!
Åse Hedstrøm (N) Crossover, Bjørn Borstad Skjelbred (N) Liquid World: Crystalline. Rob Waring (N/US) Smithereens II.

SISU participate in clinic at Percussion Pluss 2018 Stockholm

Date: 17th February 2018

Time: 14.30

Location: KMH Stockholm Sweden

SISU participating during clinic about ” ensemble after studies” during Percussion Pluss 2018.