Her music is described as beautiful and sparkling, and she has managed to create a kind of art music sound that lives a life beyond the premiere. Meet Britta Byström, for whom Beethoven and Bach hold no fear.
Darin trusts his feeling
Anyone who has followed Darin closely knows that ever since his debut in Idol in 2004, he has been a productive and successful music creator in parallel with his artist career. A whopping 122 works bear his signature. Several of them have been hits, often in cooperation with some of the world's most respected songwriters and producers.
First Aid Kit keeps its feet on the ground
They moved Patti Smith to tears and received a standing ovation from Paul Simon – and they have been showered with awards and praise for their album The Lion's Roar.
Jonas Valfridsson on composing
This past fall, composer Jonas Valfridsson's latest work, A Fragmented Memory; My Overgrown Little Tree House, premiered in his hometown of Jönköping, Sweden.
The hype surrounding Tove Lo
There is an aura going round the music industry. This is the aura generated by the hype surrounding Tove Lo.
Meet Fire! Orchestra
In their own words, improvisation trio Fire! suffered a little hubris and, suddenly, Fire! Orchestra was conceived.
Always right, always red
At the end of the Stockholm metro's red line is an empire built by the Salazar brothers.
Stim and Kobalt partnership concludes major music licenses
In less than a year Kobalt STIM Aggregated Rights AB has concluded agreements with all major music companies.
Stim CEO Kenth Muldin resigns
Kenth Muldin steps down as STIM CEO. The decision was made together with the STIM Board of Directors on Wednesday and is effective immediately.
Stim appoints Helena Woodcock acting CEO
Following the recent resignation of CEO Kenth Muldin, STIM appoints General Counsel Helena Woodcock as acting CEO.
New acting CEO
Alfons Karabuda is appointed acting CEO of the music creators’ and publishers’ rights organization, as former acting CEO Helena Woodcock has chosen to reassume her position as STIM General Counsel.
New Head of Distribution
At year end Claudia Salazar was appointed Head of Distribution at STIM. The past two years she has worked in London as a Senior Consultant on behalf of ICE.
STIM and ICE sign a 5-year contract
STIM has extended the business relationship with ICE for the delivery of music copyright services.
Alfons Karabuda New Acting CEO
Alfons Karabuda is appointed Acting CEO as former Acting CEO Helena Woodcock choses to reassume her position as STIM Legal Counsel.
Karsten Dyhrberg Nielsen new CEO of STIM
In these times of rapid change, it's more important than ever to maintain a collective system for protecting authors."
YouTube and the next step
After five years of negotiations, STIM signed an agreement with YouTube this past fall.
STIM merges with a subsidiary
Subsidiary CEE becomes part of STIM. The merger will help to meet the market's service requirements in licensing and payments.
Håkan Hildingsson new interim CEO at NCB
NCB's board has appointed Håkan Hildingsson (presently Market Director at NCB) new interim CEO at NCB.
ICE to deliver Copyright Services to SABAM
SABAM, the Belgian music collecting society, have signed a 5-year service contract with International Copyright Enterprise Services AB (ICE) for the delivery of Music Copyright Services.