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Graatarslagjet – review by http://5against4.com!
What to say, except for feeling thankful? What a lovely review! «One of the most beautiful works I heard took place at Kulturkirken Jakob in an afternoon concert given by the outstanding vocal quartet Song Circus (who had been so … Continue reading
World Premiere at Ultima Oslo Contemporary Music Festival!
Last weekend was the world premiére of our new performance «Graataralagjet», a new vocal song cycle and a themed concert based around one of Norway’s grisliest folk tunes. We have commissioned new works from Norwegian composers Therese Birkelund Ulvo and … Continue reading
Yet another new and lovely review!
5 of 5 stars in http://www.chaindlk.com: «What you will actually hear here subtly takes sound beyond the confines and preconceived notions of what you’ve ever experienced before.»«The best way of describing «Landscape» is an aural dreamworld that sometimes mixes natural … Continue reading
Songbook of Breast – under development
Live art theatre. The project is centring around western society’s unarticulated relationship with the women’s breast, through research about the female breast in literature, art, politics, history, popular culture and through transcriptions of interviews with women who have had cosmetic … Continue reading
BIRDS – Song Circus / Runesdatter
We have been working with a beautiful project this spring and summer: Birds, by Liv Runesdatter, is inspired by the birdlife on five locations in Rogaland in a period of four weeks. The music is developed together with and performed by Song Circus, Britt … Continue reading
Residency in Stavanger together with composer Laura Bowler and designer Kate Lane (UK)
Song Circus are developing a new and fascinating project, together with Laura Bowler, Lavinia Murray and Kate Land (UK) and cultural studies researcher Birgitta Haga Gripsrud (NO). Together we are looking at the (un)articulated breast; through literature, history, art, religion, politics, … Continue reading
Great review in The Sound Projector!
«Landscape With Figures sounds positively bustling with activity compared with this largely static set of haunting, abstract murmurs and howls. The voice of Persephone is a many-layered beast, like that of a thousand owls and sad lonely wolves.» «Throughout … Continue reading
Song Circus live at Classical:NEXT
We just discovered this live recording from our concert at Classical:NEXT in Rotterdam. Enjoy! http://www.classicalnext.com/2016/press/audio/liveatclassicalnext/song_circus_landscape_with_figures_iia.wav ANATOMY OF SOUND from Liv Runesdatter on Vimeo.