Welcome to Visby International Centre for Composers

a work and meeting place for composers

Composers coming in 2020

Matilda Andersson - Sweden
Emma Augustsson - Sweden
Svitlana Azarova - The Netherlands
Girilal Baars - Sweden
Sarah Bassingthwaighte – USA
Irina Belova – Russia
Anders Bergcrantz – Sweden
Anna-Lena Bergcrantz-Laurin – Sweden
Mattia Clera – Italy
Juan Conde – Colombia
Ciaran Frame – Australia
Luke Fraser – UK
Stefan Frommelt – Liechtenstein
Pablo Galaz – Chile
Michael John Gallen – Ireland
Orlando Garcia – USA
Hadas Goldsmidt-Halfon – Israel
Jan-Peter de Graaff – The Netherlands
Stuart Greenbaum – Australia
Carita Holmström – Finland
Peter Van Huffel – Canada
Jack E Jacob – USA
Cecilia Klingspor – Sweden
Fernando Manassero – Argentina
Antony Maubert – France
Michael McCornick – Canada
Giulia Monducci – Italy
Monica Muños – Spain
Rieko Okuda – Japan
Sergey Onischenko – Ukraine
Damian O'Riain – Irland
Michael Pelzel – Switzerland
Paloma Peñarrubia Ruiz – Spain
Gabriel Peraza – Venezuela
Kala Pierson – USA
Karen Power – Ireland
Christoph Punzmann – Austria
Sacha Ratcliffe – Canada
Patrik Remann – Sweden
Camilla Ringquist – Sweden
Elias Ringquist – Sweden
Seth Aron Rozanoff – USA
Christina Rusnak – USA
Esther Schwarzrock – Sweden
Stefania Serra – Italy
Emily Lee Shanny – USA
Agathe Simon – France
Pete Stollery – Scotland
Lisa Streich – Sweden
Benjamin Thigpen – France
Jessica Tse – China
Simon Vincent – UK
Mark Winges – USA

Studio Alphα

Studio βeta

DBW Room

Notation Room 1

Notation Room 2

TV-room

Carlqvist Villa

Visby International Centre for Composers

VICC  is a work- and meeting place for professional composers from all around the world, regardless of genre.
N.B. We do not accept students studying on basic level such as Bachelor.

VICC‘s mission is to offer composers a creative environment for composing in our premises.

VICC promotes contemporary music through  concerts, conferences, seminars and co-operation projects.

VICC is a member of ISCM as ISCM Gotland Section.

Statistics hitherto (January 2019)

  • 900 Composers in Residence
  • 1800 guests, visitors and others involved in VICC activities from almost 60 countries
  • 1400 pieces composed at the centre, sounding across the globe, engaging musicians, conductors, listeners, media…