Past events

SISU in Serbia

Date: 16th November 2018

As part of SISUs tour to Serbia, SISU will play a public concert for school kids in Ledine on November 16. We present works by Sverre Indris Joner (world premiere), Steve Reich, Rob Waring and Rolf Wallin.

SISU in Serbia

Date: 15th November 2018

As part of SISUs tour to Serbia, SISU will play 2 public concerts for school kids in Zemun on November 15. We present works by Sverre Indris Joner (world premiere), Steve Reich, Rob Waring and Rolf Wallin.

SISU in Serbia

Date: 14th November 2018

As part of SISUs tour to Serbia, SISU will play public concerts for school kids in Novi Beograd on November 14. We present works by Sverre Indris Joner (world premiere), Steve Reich, Rob Waring and Rolf Wallin.

SISU in Serbia

Date: 12th November 2018

As part of SISUs tour to Serbia, an evening concert in Beograd Concert Hall is held on November 12. We present works by Sverre Indris Joner (world premiere), Steve Reich, Rob Waring and Rolf Wallin.

Oslo Architecture Nomination 2018

Date: 27th September 2018

Time: 16.00

Location: Oslo Town hall

SISU perform at Oslo 2018 Architecture Nomination. The event take place outside Oslo Town Hall.

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)

Oslo Culture Night 2018

Date: 14th September 2018

Time: 21.30

Location: Oslo operahouse

For the Oslo Culture Night 2018 SISU plays together with the choir Ensemble 96. SISU itself is augmented by the percussionist Anders Kregnes, Simen Brenden, Kristoffer Almås and Teodor Berg.

A new piece by Tomas Nilsson (SISU) we be performed to the video installation The Seventh Wave by Jaakko Niemelä (Finland).

Runartrumma at National Library

Date: 7th September 2018

Time: 21.00

Location: National library Oslo

Magnus Lagabøtes landslov (law) is back in Norway after 500 years in Denmark. The National Library celebrate with a big event. SISU will perform excerpts from Runartrumma (the magic drum) by and together with Øyonn Groven Myhren

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.