13 - 22 September 2018


Arne Nordheim composer prize 2018

Composer and cellist Lene Grenager has been awarded the Arne Nordheim Composer Prize for 2018. The prize was given out by Norwegian Minister of Culture Trine Skei Grande on Thursday 20 September, during the Ultima Festival. Read more

Ultima 2018: Migration – People and Music in Flux

Crossing continents, building bridges, and taking you on a tour of breathtaking contemporary sound, dance and art – Ultima celebrates contemporary music in the heart of Oslo, Scandinavia’s music capital.

In pursuit of our 2018 theme Migration – People and Music in Flux, we present some incredible artists and performers including Laurie Anderson, Tan Dun, Savina Yannatou, Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Mouse on Mars, Therese Birkelund Ulvo, Zeitkratzer, Rolf Wallin, Marlene Freitas, Mazen Kerbaj, Cikada, Beatriz Ferreyra, William Kentridge and many more. Check in is open!