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  1. Album release: BEINTA

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    Album release: BEINTA

    1. April 2022

    On 1 April 2022, the first recording of BEINTA, written by Anna Katrin Øssursdóttir Egilstrøð and Allan Gravgaard Madsen is released.

  2. New work by Line Tjørnhøj

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    New work by Line Tjørnhøj

    23. March 2022

    Line Tjørnhøj’s new work ANGEST will be premiered by Randers Chamber Orchestra on 26 March in Thisted and 30 March in Randers. The work is inspired by the Danish painter Kirsten Kjær – her ferocity, love and art.

  3. Great reviews for Simon Steen-Andersen's TRIO and PULSAR

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    Great reviews for Simon Steen-Andersen's TRIO and PULSAR

    22. March 2022

    Friday 11 March, Simon Steen-Andersen, Marcela Lucatelli, Adrianna Kubica-Cypek and Evagoras Solias Apokidis were all featured at a spectacular concert in DR Koncerthuset during PULSAR festival. The concert received great reviews.

  4. Matias Vestergård Debut

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    Matias Vestergård Debut

    21. March 2022

    On 23 March Matias Vestergård graduates from the Royal Danish Academy of Music with a debut concert that according to the composer himself unites the lyrical, the profound and the silly. We spoke with him about his work.

  5. World premiere of Rohloff's Concerto Grosso

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    World premiere of Rohloff's Concerto Grosso

    10. March 2022

    Thursday 17 March, Aalborg Symphony Orchestra will premiere Steingrímur Rohloff's 'Concerto Grosso' with soloists associated with the Berlin Philharmonic.

  6. New publication series: Danish Classical Music

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    New publication series: Danish Classical Music

    7. March 2022

    The publishing series Danish Classical Music will release works from the Danish, classical music heritage. The first independent project focuses on works by Hilda Sehested, Tekla Griebel Wandall and Nancy Dalberg.

  7. Danish premiere of Simon Steen-Andersen’s spectacular masterpiece, TRIO

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    Danish premiere of Simon Steen-Andersen’s spectacular masterpiece, TRIO

    4. March 2022

    Simon Steen-Andersen outdid himself with the grand multimedia work 'TRIO' premiered in 2019. Now the Danish premiere will be joining three major Danish ensembles in concert for the first time.

  8. Simon Løffler receives Bisballeprisen

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    Simon Løffler receives Bisballeprisen

    3. March 2022

    Bisballeprisen is awarded to particularly talented artists who are innovative and groundbreaking. In 2022, the prize committee has selected the composer Simon Løffler for the award.

  9. Knudåge Riisager 125 years

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    Knudåge Riisager 125 years

    2. March 2022

    With his own distinctive tone, Knudåge Riisager (1897-1974) succeeded in enriching Danish music with an extra dimension of brilliancy and terseness. On 6 March 2022, we celebrate the 125th anniversary of Knudåge Risager’s birth.

  10. Steingrímur Rohloff World Premiere

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    Steingrímur Rohloff World Premiere

    22. February 2022

    Copenhagen Phil and baritone singer Johannes Held will premiere Steingrímur Rohloff's 'Schumann Fragmente' on 4 March in a concert performance telling the story of Schumann's life, love and collapse.

  11. Marcela Lucatelli world premiere

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    Marcela Lucatelli world premiere

    21. February 2022

    On 11 March 2022 Marcela Lucatelli takes the stage in DR Koncerthuset together with the Danish National Symphony Orchestra for the world premiere of her work RGBW.

  12. Apokidis and Kubica-Cypek at PULSAR festival

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    Apokidis and Kubica-Cypek at PULSAR festival

    21. February 2022

    The annual PULSAR festival once again presents world premieres of orchestral works performed by composition students from the Royal Danish Academy of Music.

  13. Sven Erik Werner 85 years today

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    Sven Erik Werner 85 years today

    21. February 2022

    Sven Erik Werner turns 85 today, 21 February. On that occasion the journalist Georg Metz has written a text celebrating the composer and person, Sven Erik Werner.

  14. Mette Nielsen Essay

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    Mette Nielsen Essay

    18. February 2022

    Mette Nielsen is featured in the article series Sounding Women’s Work. Seismograf brings 11 essays about gender, technology and infrastructure in Nordic sound art and experimental music.

  15. Hans-Henrik Nordstrøm Album Release

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    Hans-Henrik Nordstrøm Album Release

    16. February 2022

    Hans-Henrik Nordstrøm has released the album The Seasons featuring six works recorded by various Danish and international ensembles and soloists.

  16. Ejnar Kanding World Premiere

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    Ejnar Kanding World Premiere

    15. February 2022

    Rudersdal Kammersolister will premiere Ejnar Kanding's 'Harmonices Mundi' on Friday 18 February.

  17. Rachel Yatzkan Children's songs at Vinterjazz

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    Rachel Yatzkan Children's songs at Vinterjazz

    15. February 2022

    Copenhagen Winter Jazz presents Rachel Yatzkan's 'Dreaming in many languages', a crossover concert for children between 6 and 12 and their parents.

  18. Martin Stauning World Premiere

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    Martin Stauning World Premiere

    10. February 2022

    Martin Stauning's 'Irrenschein' for accordion and recorder will be premiered by Andreas Borregaard and Bolette Roed in Odense Domkirke on Saturday February 12.