Fabian Svensson

Welcome to the website of composer Fabian Svensson.

On these pages, you can read about his music, listen to audio clips, see score samples and more.

Latest (occasionally updated) news:

Finalist in Kaleidoscope's Call for Scores

[Oct 2019] Symphonies of Toy Instruments has reached the final round in Kaleidoscope's Call for Scores. Kaleidoscope is an LA-based, conductor-less chamber orchestra that frequently collaborates with living composers. For the past 5 years they have held an annual call for scores, and this year more than 2200 works were submitted, out of which 97 have been selected as finalists.
Orchestra website

Symphonies of Toy Instruments premieres in Hamburg

[Oct 2018] Symphonies of Toy Instruments will receive its long-awaited premiere performance in Hamburg in November, as part of the Non-Piano/Toy Piano Weekend (marking the second time Fabian collaborates with the festival). Fabian wrote the piece back in 2013, but the original performance plans fell through.
Festival website

Twang is Published by Abundant Silence

[Apr 2018] Fabian’s piece Twang for solo piano has been published by Abundant Silence, as a result of being one of the winners of the Denver-based publisher’s 2017 composition contest. The score can be ordered directly from the publisher.
Abundant Silence website

Melodica Madness in Hamburg

[Oct 2017] Fabian has been invited as a special guest of the 4th annual Non-Piano/Toy Piano Weekend in Hamburg, Germany. This festival, established by Jennifer Hymer, is devoted exclusively to the latest trends in the piano, keyboard and toy piano repertoire. On Saturday, November 11, the festival will feature Fabian’s large-scale melodica octet Melodica Madness – the first performance of the piece in over a decade!
Festival website