Sonic Trails : Lockdown, a multimedia installation I created together with Max Sandred, will be live streamed September 7 - 11. For information and a link,

go here.

My composition Engrammes for saxophone quartet and live electronics is being recorded by the Quasar saxophone quartet at CRMMIT in Montreal. The piece was commissioned by Quasar, but the premiere 2020 was cancelled due to the pandemic.The performance will soon be available online.

Örjan Sandred - composer

Current and recent projects:


My latest CD was released at the end of 2020. It features four of my compositions, including A Ghazal performed by soprano Sarah Jo Kirsch. You can find it on streaming sites such as Spotify, or buy the physical CD through Amazon.

Sound Installation

Sonic Trails : Lockdown, a multimedia installation I created in collaboration with Max Sandred, will be live streamed

as part of the Arts Letters & Numbers exhibition in the Italian Virtual Pavilion of the Venice Biennale September 7 - 11. You will find information and a link to the live stream on this webpage.

Percussion, live electronics and live video processing

This project explores the interaction between performance, video and audio processing. It uses 15 contact microphones and 3 video cameras to capture the performance. The comission is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, and is for the percussionists Jonny Axelsson (Sweden) and Victoria Sparks (Canada).


You will find many of my recordings at online streaming services such as Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, etc. Here are links to two albums (also available as CDs)

contact: orjan[at]sandred[dot]com