Anders Hultqvist is a composer, sound artist and researcher. Besides writing for different Orchestral-, Chamber- and Electracoustic settings he has also been involved in theatre- and film projects as well as producing different kinds of sound art performances. Besides working within the USIT-group he is currently also participating in the project ”Towards an expanded field of art music” where composers and musicians are trying to formulate new interpretational strategies within our musical tradition. He is currently Assistant Professor and head of dept. at the Academy of Music and Drama, University of Gothenburg and has also been the director of the GAS-festival (Göteborg Art Sounds) during the period 1998-2004.