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Savannah Agger.


Savannah Agger (*1971) is a composer and a performer from Sweden, living in Berlin.
She is an Electroacoustic composer working primarly with acousmatic composition, live diffusion,
3D spatialization and electroacoustic works with instrumets and electronics.

Her work alsoincludes music for rock bands, orchestra, choir, chamber ensambles and and sound installations.
She has written cocertpieces, as well as for music theatre, contemporary circus and contemporary dance.

She holds aMasters in Elecroacoustic composition at the Royal College of
Music in Stockholm
(SE) where she studied with Professor William Brunson.

She followed the one year Master studies; European Course for Musical
Composition and Technologies
(ECMCT) at Ircam (FR) and the TU, UdK and Hfm, Berlin.(DE).

She holds a Ph D from the University of Birmingham (UK), where she studied with Professor Jonty Harrison.

She is currently a board memeber of the German Association of Electroacoustic Musik, DEGEM, and a memeber
of FST and inm.









"Brücken/Inseln II" is premiered the 1st of May @ the "BEAST FEaST 2015".(UK)
More info here!


2nd rd of February.
"Vacuum" was performed in Birmingham with the BEAST system.
@ the CBSO in Birmingham, England.

15th of March.
The performance "VENUS", that I wrote
music for was premiered @ Orionteatern in Stockholm.
Reda more about the performance here!

I tought a course in EAM Composition at EMS in Stockholm during the Autumn.
For more info go to EMS.

Sound of Stockholm. 2014.
I participated in the panel discussion
"Conflict as a creative force".
The discussion revolved around the conflicts described in
The new book " Politics and Aesthetics in Electronic Music, A study
of EMS Electronic Muisc 1964-79" by Sanne Krogh Groth.



I received the STIM stipendium!
Thank you very much!

23rd August.

"Vacuum" was premiered 23rd of August @
Audiorama in Stockholm. "Vacuum" is a part of the project "TRANSIT"..

"TRANSIT" is a collaboration betwwen the composers Savannah Agger, Hanna Hartman, Ylva Nyberg Betancor
and Audiorama. With support from Statens Musikverk.


"Guiame los pasos" is selected to be performed at the New York
Electroacoustic festival!




Guiame los pasos was performed at Universitat Pompeu in Barcelona.
A concert by Phonos and Fylkingen, Currated by Thomas Bjelkeborn.


"Guiame los pasos" waspeformed during
"Propro Prop" at The Moder Museum in Malmö/SE.
See: Moderna Museet


"Guiame los pasos" was performed @ Fylkingen by EMS and
and as a part of the EMS-network Conference in Stockholm.


...Brücken/Inseln for the Ensamble Gageego! and electronics was
premiered the 12th of may in Gothenburg @ the festival GAS.
"Brücken/Inseln" was commisioned by Gageego! with support from the
Swedish Arts Council.
Brücken/Inseln is a part of the project "Delar av någonting större" with music of
Savannah Agger, Joakim Sandgren, Tomas Hulenvik and Ylva Lund Bergner for Gageego and
visuals with the artist Carolina Falkholt.


The Swedish Radio P2, Monitor played 3 pieces of Savannah Agger!


Ars Acustica @ Audiorama in Stockholm played music
by Savannah Agger, Rune Lindblad, Ryoij Ikeda and John Wall.


"Untitled Requiem" is performed during th BEAST Waves concerts 19-20th of November
at the CBSO Center, Birmingham, England.

"Untitled Requiem" was performed bz Audiorama Ars Acustica at The Norbergfestival .

"Guiame los pasos" will be performed in Salerno, Italia.
The concert "59`N" presents Swedish EAM and is curated by KMH and EMS.

"Guiame los pasos" is premiered in the Swedish Radio, P2 20.05h. "Guiame los pasos"
is performed during the EBU Ars Acustica concert.The piece is
commissioned bz EMS/Rikskonserter.

"Untitled Requiem" is performed at Audiorama, Stockholm.
09.02.11 at 19h



"Untitled Requiem" was premiered @ Audiorama Ars Acustica´s
concert during the festival "Sound of Stockholm".

"Extended Terminations" was performed during the
BEAST: State of Play concert in the cbso Center, Brimingham.
More info: and

My music is used for the movie "Erfaringsstoler i våtmark" by
Lars and Ingela Agger. It was screened 11-16th of
october in Dokka, Norway. It is a part of the project
"Arrangemang Erfaringsdelta".

See: Ingela and Lars Agger.

Received a grant from The ArtsGrants Committee of Sweden.
Thank you!

I gave birth to my and Gerhards son, Anton.

5th of February 2010
I composed new music for "Mother Courage..." and "Childrenscrusade"
by Bertolt Brecht. Commissioned by Orionteatern in Stockholm,
w ith support form the Swedish Arts Council.
Directed by Lars Rudolfsson.
Check out for more info.



"Extended Terminations" performed at the
Seoul International Computer music Festival 2009.

I received Stockholm City's "kulturstipendium" 2009!!

Teaching EA composition at The University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre. (DI)

I got my MA degree in Composition from The Royal College of Music in Stockholm.

"Extended Terminations" a tape piece for 8 channels. duration 9'25.
Performed @ Fylkingen in May.

Board member of SEAMS (Society for Electro Acoustic Music in Sweden).

Teaching composition at EMS/Stockholm.



"Terminations" . A tape piece for Wavefield Synthesis and Sound Dome.

Board member of SEAMS (Society for Electro Acoustic Music in Sweden).

Musical supervisor for teatro GLIMT and the performance
"Sisyphus Ascending"

teatro GLIMT

"In Nihilo" for Contrabasse, Computer and 2 metal plates. Performed by Charlotte Testu. Ircam/Paris.

"Plutot la vie" 60 min of music for Kompani Raandevos performance;
Plutot la vie.

Finished the studies at Ircam (The Cursus as a part of The ECMCT program) in February...
...and started the Studies in Berlin.(ECMCT)



A Bachelors degree in Composition from the Royal College of Music in Stockholm.

Began the studies of the ECMCT program. Studying at IRCAM in Paris from September,
and then continuing @ Udk , TU and Hmf
in Berlin in March 2008.

Musical supervisor for Royalbones Company and the performance "Fusk".

"Metal Degrees"
for Computer, Tape, 12 speakers and 4 metal plates.
Performed @ Fylkingen, Stockholm, and @ "Next generation", ZKM, Karlsruhe.

"Before after"
a klanginstallation for computer, tape, 6 speakers and 2 metal plates.
Performed @ The Crescendo Festival in Berlin, and @ Fylkingen, Stockholm.

"Secretly" for tape and 2 speakers. Performed at Cafe Grundgehalt.Berlin.



Composed the music for Company Raande-Vo´s new piece "Inaff".

"Howlin´" for tape and Musical saw.
Performed 18/5 at Fylkingen.

Composed the music for:
"The Good body".

Directed by Rebecca Forsberg at Riksteatern in Stockholm.
Premiere February 2006.


Composed the music together with Fredrik Iversen for "Roundabout"
Directed by Annesophie Bergman-Steen
at Kanonhallen in Copenhagen.

Composer for Lars Rudolfssons
"Peberrods suppe og fyldt kaalhoved"
at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen.

Saxophone player and lead vocal in
Varietee de lux´s show
Performed at Gotland/Sweden.2005


Composed the music for:
Cirkus Cirkörs show "99% UNKNOWN". Directed by Tilde Björfors.
Pictures from the show here!

"Melt" for tape. Performed at Fylkingen . Stockholm.

...and for Lars Rudolfssons performance
"DC3 "
at Orionteatern in Stockholm.


Composed and performed the music in
Lars Rudolfssons performance
"Barnkonventionen" at Orionteatern in Stockholm.

Music editor and composer for
Cirkuspiloternas show
"Miss Lyckad".
Directed by Karl Stets.

"Naked Ape"!
Composed and performed the music with Magnus Larsson in Naked Apes show  
Directed by Jacob Westin.

Composed the music with Zqaty for
Lars Rudolfssons performance
"Kalevala" at Stockholms Stadsteater.

Edited URGAs music
the moderdance performance
"Nära rum" by Karin Jameson
at Danshögskolan in Stockholm.
Choreography by Karin Jameson.


Started studying composition at
The Royal Collage of Music in Stockholm.
Examination in spring 2007.

Music teacher at Cirkuspiloterna in Stockholm.

Music editor for Cirkuspiloternas show "Virus"!
Directed by Lars Bethke.

Composed the music and performed with Anna Gustavsson
for Ossi Niskalas
"Vid sidan av Sommargatan"
at the Moderndance theatre in Stockholm.
Choreography by Ossi Niskala.

Composed the music for Cirkörs performance at the Nobel prize banquet.


Toured Europe and Asia with Urga and the performance "TRIX".


Toured with URGA in Cirkörs/Orionteatern performance "TRIX".
Directed by Lars Rudolfsson. Toured Europe and Asia .

Released "Urgasm" with URGA at Silence Records.

Composed and performed the music in the performance "APROPOS"
at Kanonhallen in Copenhagen.
Directed by Annesophie Bergman-Steen.

Composed the music together with Andy Hultberg for Cirkörs performance "00:00"!
Directed by Anders Johanisson and Lars Rudolfsson.


Toured with URGA.

Composed and performed the music for
Ossi Niskalas solo dance piece at the Modern dance theatre in Stockholm.


Released "Etanol" with URGA at Silence records.  
Toured with URGA.


Released the soundtrack "Ur kaos föds allting" with URGA
at the record label Eerie materials.


Bandleader for URGA in Cirkörs performance "Ur kaos föds allting".
Directed by Tilde Björfors and the ensemble. Toured Sweden.


Performed as musician and dancer in Cirkus Cirkörs performance
"Skapelsen"! Directed by Tilde Björfors.

Started the band URGA with Irya Gmeyner.


Studied jazz saxophone at Kulturama, Stockholm. 1993-1995.


Worked with Slava theatre in Stockholm as a musician,singer and actor.
Directed by Erk Norlin.