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Only Connect festival and Tectonics partner up

This May, nyMusikk's Only Connect festival in Oslo will collaborate with Tectonics festival

nyMusikk’s Only Connect festival will be collaborating with Tectonics Festival for its fifth edition. Taking place in May, the Oslo event launches with a concert premiering Sweet Pieces, a specially commissioned work by Norwegian composer Øyvind Torvund, performed by The Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Tectonic founder Ilan Volkov. The Philharmonic will also perform Jim O’Rourke’s Come Back Soon. Other highlights include Christian Marclay’s Screen Play and the pianist Maya Dunietz playing short pieces by Ethiopian composer Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou, and much more..

Only Connect happens between 20–21 May, Oslo Sentralen. The full programme can be found at nyMusikk's website.