"Soll d schlaf nicht allmählich abgeschafft werden?" is a quote from the German 18th century philosopher Georg Friedrich Hardenberger (a.k.a. Novalis) and means "Should'nt sleep eventually be abolished?". The six vinyl records used in this piece, are always the same, and the interpretors are using an individual score that suggests an number of methods of performance. Soll d schalf was premiered in 2010 and has been heard a.o. at the Sound of Stockholm festival.
Magnus is a composer of music for various combinations of instruments, and has a special affection for the sounds of styrofoam. He studied composition in Stockholm and in Lyon. He is currently working on a large choir piece commissioned by the Nordic Music Days 2012, and later this year, his radio opera commissioned by the Swedish Radio Theatre will be premiered.