nyMusikk Tromsø focuses on acoustic contemporary music and works to introduce the genre to a wide audience. The division has its own acoustic festival, KontAk, which aims to present what happens on the side tracks of the main music scene in Tromsø. The festival collaborates with Tromsø Symphony Orchestra, and has an ongoing also collaboration with electronica festival Insomnia in Tromsø. nyMusikk Tromsø also collaborates extensively with other organizers in the district, including the music school and the Ilios festival in Harstad.
Director: Erik Stifjell
tromso [at] nymusikk.no