The association was founded on the 14th of November 1987.
The purposes of the association are to nurture the interests of Faroese composers, to protect their rights and to actively seek to improve the composers' artistic and financial circumstances.

 

Kristian Pauli Ellefsen

Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

Kristian Pauli Ellefsen, born in Tórshavn November 18th 1996, is the pianist/keyboardist as well as the main composer in the Faroese bluesinspired alternative funk-rock band, PUNJAB, releaseing their debut album "The Flying Elephant" in 2015, winning 2 Faroese Music Awards.

PUNJAB is: Árni Johannesson – lead vocals, Matthias Kjølbro – tenor saxophone, Tórður Dam Jacobsen - drums, Kristian Pauli Ellefsen – piano/keyboards, Kári Ellingsgaard – bass and Robert Bjarnason – guitar