Welcome to Visby International Centre for Composers

a work and meeting place for composers

Composers coming in 2021

Maria Arnqvist - Sweden
Catharina Backman - Sweden
Anders Bergcrantz - Sweden
Rebecca Bergcrantz - Sweden
Ximena Borges - Venezuela
Gary DeMichele - USA
Sara Edin - Sweden
Jonas Forssell - Sweden
Jens Hedman - Sweden
Cat Hope - Australia
Linnea Jansson - Sweden
Mads Jørgensen - Denmark
Cecilia Klingspor - Sweden
Anna-Lena Laurin Bergcrantz - Sweden
Adrien Lefebvre - France
Xoán Xil Lopez - Spain
Monique Mizrahi - Italy
Pär Moberg - Sweden
Stefan Pöntinen - Sweden
Camilla Ringquist - Sweden
Pablo Sanz - Spain
Reinhold Schinwald - Austria
Ambrose Seddon - UK
Susanne Skog - Sweden
Amanda Sedgwick - Swedeb
Lisa Streich - Sweden
Mirjam Tally - Sweden
Sophie Tassignon - Belgium
Job Tezigatwa - Uganda
Aleksandra Tonelli - The Netherlands
Harri Wessman - Finland
Rasmus Östling - Finland
Eva Östman Hillered - Sweden

Studio Alphα

Studio βeta

DBW Room

Notation Room 1

Notation Room 2


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 (December 2020)

  • 1000 Composers in Residence
  • 2000 guests, visitors and others involved in VICC activities from almost 60 countries
  • 1600 pieces composed at the centre, sounding across the globe, engaging musicians, conductors, listeners, media…