About SGR
SØS Gunver Ryberg is a Danish composer and sound artist working in electronic music. She has a broad performance and production background: live music performances, multichannel recording, multi channel installation, multi channel live performances, exhibition works, commissioned productions, dance/performance art, video game music and sound design, studio work, releases, remixes, compositions for theatre, 3D audio walks, art films.

Currently

Nominated The Nordic Council Music Prize – WHYT 030 – (decided 1st of November 2022)

Composing for Aarhus Symphony Orchestra for concert on the 7th of May 2022

Composing an VR Opera premiere in Denmark in 2023_TBA

Finishing releases_2022_TBA

 

SØS Gunver Ryberg is internationally recognized composer, sound artist and live performer known for her uncompromising intensity, groundbreaking and genre-defying electronic music releases, concerts and also her extensive compositional and soundtrack work for video games, films, international theatre and dance productions and installations.

 

She has been awarded several times for her music and significantly a BAFTA nomination for her work on the multi award winning video game INSIDE.

 

Touring all over the world to perform at festivals, museums, galleries, clubs, cinemas, planetariums, churches to more unconventional site specific locations.

 

Recent live concert highlights include Aphex Twin curates, Berghain, Berlin Philharmonie, Nuit Sonores, Roskilde Festival, Atonal Festival, CTM Festival, ADE, Flow Festival, Today’s art and more.

 

SGR
Awards:
H.C. Lumbye Award – Composer 2021
Carl Prize, Score – Cutterhead Composer of the year 2020
Premiers Plans, French Film Festival in D’Angers – Best Music Prize Cutterhead 2019
Emotional Game Awards – Best Emotional Music Inside 2017
SPILPRISEN – Best Sound Design Inside 2017
The Edge Awards – Best Audio Design Inside 2016
Game Developers Choice Awards – Best Audio Inside 2016
The Danish Art Agency – Music to Inside 2016
Danish Composers’ Society’s prize 2011
The Danish Art Agency – Music to Wilhelm Tell 2011
Nominations:
The Nordic Council Music Prize – WHYT 030 – (decided 1st of Nov 2022)
Steppeulven – Danish Music Critics’ Awards –  Composer of the year 2021
The Camille Awards – European Film composer awards – Best Electro Acoustic Score Cutterhead 2021
Robert Award – Score of Year Cutterhead 2020
BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television) – Best Music Inside 2017
DDJA – AFTRYK Danish Album of the year 2017
SPILPRISEN – Best Sound Design THOTH 2017
The Games Awards – Music and Sound design Inside 2016
Golden Joystick Awards – Best audio Inside 2016
Independent Games Festival – Excellence in Audio Inside 2016
Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences D.I.C.E. Awards – Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design Inside 2016

 

Latest release 2020 – Vinyl and digital on AD 93 /Whities/London.

Nominated – The Nordic Council Music Prize – WHYT 030 – (decided 1st of Nov 2022)

Soundtrack for Cutterhead. Won Carl Prize – Composer of the year 2020 and Best Music Prize at the French Film Festival ‘Premiers Plans’ in 2019. Nominated for Robert Award and The Camille Award. Full album Bandcamp.