Her work includes long duration compositions for ensembles as well as electronic sound environments in the form of installations and live- performances, employing both traditional acoustic instruments as well as digital algorithmic sound synthesis. Most recently, Arkbro released For Organ and Brass on Subtext Recordings, a set of recordings of her compositions in just intonation for renaissance organ, horn, trombone and microtonal tuba.
Ellen Arkbro (b. 1990, Stockholm) is a composer and sound-artist primarily working with intervallic harmony in just intonation.
'It’s gaseous, wonderful music that lets your mind shape it as you please, like watching big clouds and finding dinosaurs' — Pitchfork
'The music might be simple, but underneath the surface, lies not just mountains of air, but oceans full of magisterial depth' — Fluid Radio