Four Pieces For Microtonal Guitar / Transformations

by Sten Hostfalt

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Four New Microtonal Pieces III - Sniffe
Four Pieces For Microtonal Guitar IV - Orb
Transformations I - Stormy Weather
Transformations III - Ode
Transformations IV - Blues For Crew
Transformations V - Blues For Jon
Transformations VI - Blues For Blues
Transformations VII - Three
Transformations VIII - Thedogthedogthedog


CUATRO PIEZAS PARA MICROTONAL GUITAR was composed 2014 for a world premiere solo performance at the XXXV Encontre de Compositors at Pilar i Joan Miro´, Palma de Mallorca Spain. 'Orb' was composed as a vocal feature for soprano Constance Cooper in the orchestral work Dimensional States, performed June 2014 at ShapeShifter Lab NYC.

TRANSFORMATIONS morphs 9 compositions.'Three' was composed for a 2010 microtonal music lecture at New World School of The Arts, Miami FL. 'Styv Kuling' ( Stormy Weather ) was composed for a 2005 performance at The Royal College of Music, Stockholm. 'Blues for CreW' was composed for a 2006 microtonal lecture at Jon Damians Creative Workshop at Berklee College of Music.

Special thanks to Antoni Caimari, Mariantònia Crespi Canyelles and Fundacio ACA, Liliana Santon, Jimmy Weinstein and PlayJazz Italy, Barbara Weil for cover art and hospitality in Port Andratx Mallorca. Matthew Garrison, Fortuna Sung and ShapeShifter Lab. Susan Epstein and New World School of The Arts, Ola Bengtsson and The Royal College of Music in Stockholm KMH, Jon Damian and The Creative Workshop at Berklee College of Music, musicians, audience, students, friends and everyone involved in the creative process, and the family.


releases September 1, 2019

Sten Hostfalt - compositions, guitar.
Cover Art by Barbara Weil
Graphic design by Bo-Jen
Recorded and Produced by Sten Hostfalt


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Internationally acclaimed Composer and Jazz Guitarist Sten Hostfalt is recognized for innovative work within the parameter of pitch, and self-invented Microtonal techniques for interpreting the 72-note Equal Tempered Virtual Continuum on the traditional 6-string / 12-fret guitar. ... more

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