Lasse Laursen (b. 1969)

Lasse Laursen is a composer, who studied composition at The Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus with Hans Abrahamsen, Karl Aage Rasmussen, Bent Sørensen, Wayne Siegel and Per Nørgård. He has been the chairman of Aarhus Young Composers, the founder of the independent Danish music magazine Autograf and founder of Ensemble 2000 (now called SCENATET). As a composer he has had many works performed in places such as Barcelona and Paris.