Department of Art, Communication and Learning
+46 (0)911-726 00
Box 744, 941 63 Piteå
Musicians have always been inspired by nature and living environment in their creative process. Few have, however, created music in direct interaction with the surroundings, but that was exactly what the researchers in the sound art project Invisible Sounds: Piteå Port did when visiting Pite Harbor in search of sounds that cannot be perceived with the bare ear.
Student Fredrik Ekenvi has won the final in the international composition competition WASBE (World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles). The competition focuses on wind orchestra music and Fredrik Ekenvis piece "I Long for the Furthest Stars" won the category orchestral winds.