Tough Jewel-E

’Tough Jewel-E' is written for the ensemble Norrbotten Neo in 2018. The instrumentation is flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, viola & cello. There is also electronics included in the piece played by the percussion player.


The piece was performed on the 5th of June 2018 at Klang festival in Copenhagen, Denmark by Norrbotten Neo.


’Tough Jewel-E’ has 5 parts with very different atmosphere & character.


1st: Playful (elastic rubber bands wrapped around instruments)

2nd: Etheric (piano solo & electronics)

3rd: Gasping for breath (glimpses from the past & future)

4th: Dynamic (car with speaker)

5th: Warmth (greeting cards & playing lightbulb)


The instrumentation of ’Tough Jewel-E' is:

Flute (alt. alto flute)                                                                                     

Clarinet (alt. bass clarinet)                                                                                    

Percussion                                                                

Piano                                                                                   

Violin                                                                                                                                                                       

Viola                                                                             

Cello                                                                                    






A childish mind, an open mind. Moving through different stages and layers. 















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Material to download:

Score (contact the composer)       

Recording (contact the composer)       

8 Soundfiles (contact the composer)