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Mats Gustaffson

Composition by Mats Gustafsson (STIM)

Mats Gustafsson – Tenor and Slide saxes

Recorded feb 24th 2014, by Martin Siewert at Garnison 7, Vienna Mixed and Mastered by Olof Madsen and Martin Siewert

Image: Area Sismica

Mats Gustafsson – saxophones and live – electronics

Born 1964 in Umeå. Saxplayer, improviser and composer. Soloartist and worldwide tours and projects with a.o. Sonic Youth, Merzbow, Jim O´Rourke, Joe McPhee, Ken Vandermark, Otomo Yoshihide, and in working groups The Thing, Fire! and Swedish Azz. Large ensemble work with NU – emsemble, Fire! Orchestra and Barry Guy New Orchestra.

Collaborations with contemporary dance, theater, visual arts as well as projects with noise, electronica, contemporary rock and free jazz.

Producer, curator and discaholic.

Photo: Erik Lee Snyder, 2011

Shortlist history


Commissioned by Forever Now


Silas B. Ritchie

19 July at 05:18AM


A seismic river of respiro-auditory convulsions.

David Drexler

22 July at 08:54AM


Sounds like voices and water, both good representations of our planet.

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