XXIII International Brass Festival Italian Brass Week


Sponsor: FST

Sponsor: FST

The Swedish Society of Composers represents professional composers who are active in the field of contemporary classical music composition. It was founded in 1918 by some of the most renowned Swedish composers of the day – people like Kurt Atterberg, Hugo Alfvén, Oskar Lindberg, Wilhelm Peterson-Berger, Ture Rangström, Wilhelm Stenhammar and others. FST’s objectives are the artistic, financial and social interests of its members, and to promote Swedish music nationwide as well as worldwide, and  to promote Swedish musical culture in general.

FST has today over 400 members of whom the majority are active composers. Other members are either elected as associate members or as honorary members that have supported and encouraged contemporary Swedish music in their different professions. You find composers biographies, books, scores and parts and more at the Swedish Music Information Centre. Composers who write contemporary classical music and are affiliated to Stim, are welcome to apply for membership. For more information about election criteria, etc. contact the FST office.