|Comment: Re: Frostiana|
October 10, 2014
This would probably fit well into the theme.
|Announcement: New choral composer at Bärenreiter|
August 16, 2014
|New choral composer at Bärenreiter
Hot off the press we present three sacred a capella choral works by Marten Jansson, a Swedish contemporary composer with whom we are very proud to start a cooperation. We are already fans of Marten Jansson's compositions and we hope you will like them too.
|Comment: Re: BEST SATB Christmas Music with Harp|
July 2, 2014
This arrangement is available for SATB too with or without strings (but preferably with piano apart from the harp)
|Comment: Re: SSAA or SSA piece that will WOW audience|
July 2, 2014
Please check this out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xkfd9zfP1Y8
|Comment: Re: Women's Choir and Brass ensemble|
June 13, 2014
Please listen to this exemple to see if it could be something of interest https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCpma7lYBOg
If so I could make a re-arrangment of the piece (or the entier mass).
|Comment: Re: SA or SSA literature|
March 12, 2014
I will gladly send You some of my pieces and arrangements for SSA if You send me and email address.
Listen to this as an exemple: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVz2fsXbsMc&list=PL9E4960B9305EC230
|Comment: Re: Exciting extended sacred works from 20th-21st Century composers|
March 9, 2014
Please take 5 min to listen to this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCpma7lYBOg if You do like what You hear then I will gladly send You the sheet music and discuss ev re-arranging for mixed choir and possibly larger orchestra.
All the Best
|Comment: Re: Women's and Mixed...contemporary repertoire?|
December 28, 2013
Please do take some minutes to listen to this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yY0hRbOAD0
The base composition is for SSATBB but there are two optional smaller women's choirs included in the scoore as well.
I will gladly send You the sheet music if You contact me.
|Comment: Re: work for soloists with choruses for SSA|
September 23, 2013
might something like this be of interest? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GaeAAIBIDU4
|Comment: Re: In search of avant garde SATB acapella for collegiate student-run choir|
March 7, 2013
Take a few minutes to listen to this: Bakmes
Yes, the recording is for women's choir but I do have a mixed version of it if You like it.
I have been told that this sounds like something people haven't heard before.
|Comment: Re: Looking to build a Choral Library for brand new music program. |
March 2, 2013
My collegue and I have made two arrangment books for SSA that I belive would be of interest for You. Yes, the books are published in Sweden and contains swedish songs about 2/3 are standard international choral litterature.
See the contents here Trestämt SSA and here Trestämt 2 SSA...|
|Comment: Re: Witty yet challenging women's piece|
January 30, 2013
take a few minutes to listen if this might be something for You:
See more at my homepage:
|Comment: Re: SSA with orchestra|
January 30, 2013
please take a few minutes to listen to my Missa De Profundis for Soprano soloist, SSAA, String quartet and organ.
It was chosen to be "Composition Spotlight" 13th january - see here: http://www.choralnet.org/view/408138
If You want to jump start - see the the Gloria part...|
|Comment: Re: Composition Spotlight: Agnus Dei De Profundis|
January 14, 2013
Thanks ever so much for nice review!
There will be a version for mixed choir available soon - contact me if interested!
All the Best
|Comment: Re: Choral music with clapping|
January 12, 2013
Go to http://www.myspace.com/martenjansson and listen to "Bakmes" - if that is something like what You are searching for then I can help You get the sheet music.
|Community Forum Post: About download code on a composers homepage|
January 9, 2013
Jack asked me to post why I have chosen to use a download code to get access to my pieces on my homepage.
Frankly I thought about it rather much because I realize that just the effort to ask for a code will maybe put some people off, but the reasons for having it there are two:
|Comment: Re: Looking for "Fairy Tales for ADULTS" - program ideas ...|
December 13, 2012
Would music with text from/inspired from The Lord of the Rings work for You?
I have some of thouse - I would need some time to get them translated since they are written in swedish.
I could send You the swedish versions right away though just to look through.
If You woul...|
|Comment: Re: Late 19th century SATB piece (10 mins)|
December 11, 2012
Consider some or all from Parrys "Songs of Farwell" - truly wonderful pieces.
All the Best
|Comment: Re: Commercial Recordings of Your Choir or Compositions|
December 6, 2012
Title of CD: Salve Regina
Title of Choral Works: Es Ist Ein Ros Entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming) and Trina Celi Hierarchia
Ensemble: Hjo Kyrkas Ungdomskör
Conductor: Mats Bertilsson
Composer: Mårten Jansson
Link to purchase CD: http://www.cduniverse.com/productinfo.asp?pid=85...|
|Comment: Re: University level SSAA Contemporary accapella pieces|
December 2, 2012
Please consider performing some of my music - if not this time maybe later on.
The piece I would like to suggest as an answer to Your question is unfortunately in Latin but there are alot of things to work with - my, by far most tecnically difficult piece.
Listen to it and...|
|Comment: Re: Favorite Women's Choir repertoire?|
October 14, 2012
Please take a few moments to listen to this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HpX6vbfwL8&feature=plcp
It´s been recorded 6 times and been performed in several countries in Europe, in the USA and will be perfirmed at least in Peru and germany this vinter.
|Comment: Re: SMALL High School Women's Chorus|
September 3, 2012
Check out this book with SSA arrangements http://www.notfabriken.se/Product/default.aspx?ProductID=971
Yes, it is printed in Sweden but almost half of the arrangements are made from english/american songs.
It is made for just this type of ensemble. On the page - click on the ...|
|Comment: Re: Seeking unusual works for Female Choir|
September 2, 2012
Please take some minutes to listen to this: http://martenjansson.se/eng/23/bakmes or http://martenjansson.se/eng/43/ave-maria-2 most people these refreshing.
If You want something VERY challenging try this: http://martenjansson.se/eng/63/de-profundis
There are much more for ...|
|Community Forum Post: New music for Women's choirs|
August 10, 2012
If You are interested in new music for Women's choirs then please take a few minutes to listen to the following links:
If You like what You hear then You can find the sheet music fore ...|
|PDF Document: The Choirmasters Burial|
July 5, 2012
|PDF Document: Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming|
July 5, 2012
|PDF Document: Agnus Dei De Profundis|
July 5, 2012
|Comment: Re: Mini works for gender specific choirs|
July 1, 2012
Maybe this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=endscreen&v=mCpma7lYBOg&NR=1
You will also find links to the sheet msuic there.
All the Best!
|Comment: Re: russian power choir works for double chorus (or more)|
June 25, 2012
I would like to ask You considering two of my pieces:
First "Trina Celi Hierarchia" - please listen to a wonderfull recording of the women's choir version of this piece here: http://martenjansson.se/eng/55/trina-celi-hierachia
IF You like it I can send You a verion for thr...|
|Comment: Re: Seeking short sacred major works|
May 26, 2012
Please see if this might be something for You:
If You like it You will find the rest and the sheet music here:
I have planned to make a mixed choir version of it for a long ti...|
|Comment: Re: Holiday Suggestions for Treble/High School Women's Choir and Orchestra|
May 26, 2012
This might work - we can fix a translation too if You wish...
|Comment: Re: Your favorite Brit Lit?|
May 4, 2012
Please do not forget, Hubert Parry!
His Songs of Farwelll is really very good indeed.
|Comment: Re: Death and Mortality|
May 3, 2012
I have a setting of Thomas Hardy's A Choirmasters Burial. About 5,5 min long for SSATBB with optional divici.
If You are interested then please contact me and I will send You a pdf.
The Choirmaster's Burial
|Comment: Re: Bells, bells, bells|
April 29, 2012
Maybe this one will work: http://martenjansson.se/eng/34/det-aer-en-ros-utsprungen
|Comment: Re: New Women's Group forming - REP?|
April 28, 2012
I have been conducting a womens ensemble for like 15 years and to them I also composed several compositions that You might find interesting.
You will find them here (on my not so very updated hompage) and almost all of them are just to download.
|Comment: Re: Music for Women and Chamber Orchestra|
April 9, 2012
Please consider performing my Missa De Profundis for Soprano soloist, SSAA, String quartet and Organ - all in all about 40min.
You can listen to it and get the sheet music for free here: http://martenjansson.se/eng/79/missa-de-profundis
If You want a jump start into it, ...|
|Comment: Re: Fear Not: Theme for Women's Choir|
April 9, 2012
Please take some minutes to listen to my verion of Fear Thuo Not.
If You like what You hear then You will find the sheetmusic for free here: http://martenja...|
|Comment: Re: Contemporary Choral Music|
November 16, 2011
Please take some minutes to check out my homepage - there are a lot of pieces for SSAA there.
|Comment: Re: Repertoire Request|
October 29, 2011
Please take a look at http://www.fredriksixten.se/flash/indexeng.html
Fredrik Sixten is the most performed swedish composer at the moment and his works is almost only church music - all good pieces and performed all over the world!
|Comment: Re: a piece for advanced female chorus, a cappella, fast?|
October 23, 2011
Please have a look at these:
(all of them recorded so it's just to listen)
http://www.youtube.com/user/MartenJanssonComp#p/u/9/2HpX6vbfwL8 rather slow but challenging
http://martenjansson.se/eng/43/ave-maria-2 fast, rythmic fairly easy most of the time :...|
|Comment: Re: Women's chorus repertoire|
September 13, 2011
I conducted a women's choir for over 15 years and wrote several compositions for them, so please do go look on my homepage I'm quite sure You will find something for You.
Here's just an example performed by Hjo kyrkas ungdomskör (two times Choir Olympic champions and elected Cho...|
|Resource: Mårten Janssons (Sweden)|
January 26, 2011