The Swedish Nordic Chamber Orchestra has commissioned a tuba concerto by Øystein Baadsvik. The world premiere will take place March 19 2009. Conductor is Christian Lindberg.
Øystein Baadsvik has composed frequently the last five years. Most of this has been lighter music composed for smaller ensembles, but he has also previously arranged for Symphony Orchestra.
The concerto will be recorded by BIS on an upcoming solo CD with other Nordic tuba concerti. Conductor is Christian Lindberg.