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Bjørn Fongaard, Norwegian microtonal pioneer.

The process (Norwegian)

Bjorn Fongaard "Kvarttonekomposisjon"

Performed at the Ultima festival 2007
Quartertone Marimba: Kjell Tore Innervik.
Quartertone Trumpet: Jan Fredrik Christiansen
Percussion: Kjell Samkopf

 

Bjorn Fongaard: "Kvarttonekomposisjon"

Performed at a presentation of the Quartertone marimba project, at the Norwegian Academy of Music.

Quartertone Marimba. Kjell Tore Innervik.

Percussion: Kjell Samkopf

Bjorn Fongaard: Improvisation and Reflection for quartertonegiuitar and voice. (Quartertone marimba)

Performed by Kjell Tore Innervik for the Norwegian concert institute series for children spring 2006.

Bjorn Fongaard: Reflection for quartertone guitar and voice. Transcribed (Quartertone Marimba)

Performed by Kjell Tore Innervik for the Norwegian Concert Institute series for children, spring 2006.

 

"Invensjoner" for Quartertone vibraphone (quartertone guitar ) one to eight

"Improvisasjon" for quartertonemarimba from the Bjørn Fongaard consert in May 2005


 

Scores of the music by Bjorn Fongaard can be ordered from the Norwegian Music Information Center

Brian Ferneyhough about Bjorn Fongaard: I knew Bjorn Fongaard personally. He vas the first person i met who did not laugh when I told him about my ideas about micro tonality. We had long discussions about the topic and i now about his book.

Jeg kjente Bjørn Fongaard personlig. Han var den aller første jeg møtte som ikke lo da jeg fortalte ham om mine ideer om mikrotonalitet. Vi hadde lange diskusjoner om det, og jeg kjenner til boken hans. From an article in Ballade.

A microtonal focus concert by Ny Musikk

Kjell Tore Innervik and Anders Forisdahl performing "Sonatinaer"

Kjell Tore Innervik performing "Refleksjoner"

Anders Forisdal and Baard Bratlie performing "Aforismer"

Kjell Samkopf and Kjell Tore Innervik performing at the Norwegian Academy of Music January 2006. "Kvarttonekomposisjon"

 



Copyright: Kjell Tore Innervik | February 7, 2008