Composer of electroacoustic works, live computer music, and sound installations, using multichannel sound projection, generative algorithms, improvised performance and acousmatic sound. Theorist on sound and space in electroacoustic and computer music composition. Lecturer in Music at City, University of London,

Contatti 2024 

Friday 19 April 2024, 20:00, Sala Puccini, Conservatori di Milano, Milan

Vox curated by Davide Gagliardi

Trevor Wishart, American Triptych (1999), sound projection by Mohamadreza Lak

Erik Nyström, Unformation (2023), sound projection by Davide Gagliardi

Brian Eno, Ambient 1: music for airports (1978)

Richard Barrett, Codex 1 (2001)

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BEAST unFestival 2023

Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham.

28 June 10:00-12:00: Erik Nyström presents a multichannel synthesis workshop on the BEAST system, using the Parameter-Distribution library. Sign up here.

29 June 20:00: unFestival Main Concert featuring the new work Unformation. Tickets here.

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Sheen Center, Frank Shiner Theatre, New York City

Concert 17, 24 June at 3.30-5.30PM. Erik Nyström diffuses the new work Unformation. Tickets here

Unformation is a generative composition which regulates itself, using cybernetic techniques based on feedback, machine listening and machine learning. Sonically the work explores noise, microsound, and non-standard synthesis.

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Summer Sounds Festival

City, University of London, 24 May 2023

Erik Nyström performs Intra-action, a concert of new and recent live computer music works employing generative algorithms, improvisation and multichannel spatial audio to experiment with perceptions of synthetic life, agency, and technology in sound. The programme features the works Intra-action, Unformation, and Spheroid.

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