Composers James Clapperton and Diego Minciacchi, and narrator Cecilia Bello Minciacchi. Making plans over dinner for The Counterpoint Project: Italy (2016). Florence, 2014.
The Counterpoint Project: Russia, Arnt Håkon Ånesen (left) and Sergej Newski (right) composed Kjærligheten <3, an evening length composition for AJO ensemble and Pro Arte eNsemble (St. Petersburg, Russia) featuring sopranos Silje Aker Johnsen and Natalia Pschenitschnikova, and accordionist Sergej Tchirkov.
The Counterpoint Project: Iceland, Hilmar Thordarson is commissioned by AJO ensemble with support of the Art Council Norway for a 45 minute composition for chamber ensemble, video, and electronics entitled, Hljóðs bið ek (Um ljod bed jeg alle).
CAVE productions is a creative production company that works to promote the arts, develop and disseminate.
creation - audio - vision - environment music
CAVE hosts a series in Norway for new music and new modes of expression, where AJO ensemble regularly contributes.
Leah Asher is a violinist, violist, composer, and visual artist. She is a permanent member of the Bodø Sinfonietta and a collaborator with AJO ensemble. In November 2013, Jennifer Torrence and Leah will tour North Norway and Stockholm with a production including works from Keiko Harada, Charlotte Seither, Helmut Lachenmann, Christian Wolff, and Leah Asher.