Agregaator Finished!

Last November I released a video of Agregaator intro riffs. After that I've been busy working on the full track. Agregaator started from an idea that I had recorded while experimenting sticking various objects between Stick strings. The main idea is prominent at various places in the piece: among othes, right at the start played [...]

Tycho – Awake (Chapman Stick Cover)

This is my attempt at playing my all time favourite song from Tycho on the Chapman Stick.It's a minimal arrangement with just the Stick and drums, with a bit of help from 16th note delay. The original:

Topufall Arpeggios

I started this song during the summer vacation on a laptop with, using a limited selection of plugins and a computer keyboard. Later during the fall at my home studio it kept growing and eventually I got to recording the Stick parts as well. The middle long-note melodies are the Stick with e-bow and additional [...]

Now on Spotify et al

My new album "projektorn 1" now streaming at Spotify, Apple Music and others. Follow if you like what you hear:

New Album Release – projektorn 1!

You can listen and get a copy (FLAC / 320kbit MP3) from Bandcamp: The album is a selection of songs from the period 2015-2020. My main instrument the Chapman Stick gives the album it's own special color.The Stick has a big role in every track although you might not recognize it immediately, even if you're [...]

New Website

The facelift and responsive features were long overdue, but now it's finally done. Some of the older posts and resources from the previous design that are not added in yet will be in time.

YouTube Channel

I have a YouTube channel now. Practicing my instrument takes a big part of my day, so when I decided to start making videos, it made sense to show exactly that. So you can expect to see videos of me playing sections of my pieces and exercises. Watch and subscribe

Exploring a Single Pattern – KaarLeek

This composition got started when I was sorting through my "ideas" folder and came up to an interesting rhythm made with beatstep pro.For the musos - the rhythm was just 1/16 shorter than 7/8 and because of that it started shifting against the basic pulse.I decided to base an entire composition around that. You can [...]