Maja S. K. Ratkje: Works for String Orchestra

Pictures From a Sinking City was commissioned by the Trondheim Soloists, and had its world premiere in Trondheim on 30 January, 2020.
Tale of Lead and Frozen Light exists in two versions: one for a string quartet, Tale of Lead and Light, written for the Engegård Quartet, and one for a string ensemble, commissioned by the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, which had its world premiere at the Ultima Oslo Contemporary Music Festival on 16 September, 2014.

Release date: November 28, 2020

Cover text

Album reviews

Fabra, label of Norway

Buy album at Bandcamp

Recording from Øysteinsalen at Erkebispegården,
Trondheim, June 10 & 11 2020
Recorded by Jo Ranheim & Kyrre Laastad, Øra Studio
Edited by Geir Inge Lotsberg
Article by Bodil Maroni Jensen
Translation by Shari Gerber Nilsen
Supported by Fond for utøvende kunstnere
Trondheimsolistene is supported by NTNU – Norwegian University
of Science and Technology, Sparebank1 SMN and Koteng.
Public support by Ministry of Culture, Trondheim municipality and Trøndelag county council
Published by Edition Wilhelm Hansen AS, Copenhagen
Photography and design: Erik(sen)

Scroll to Top