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.

 

Sharon Weiss

Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

Sharon Weiss, born in Lexington, Massachusetts is well known for playing the recorder in the international folk band, Spælimennirnir, based in the Faroe Islands.

She has lived in the Faroes since the early 70’s with her very well known husband, Kristian Blak, pianist/composer, who founded Spælimenninir in the 70’s.