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  1. Nicolai Worsaae World Premiere

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    Nicolai Worsaae World Premiere

    9. November 2021

    Nicolai Worsaae’s ‘PUSH’ will be premiered by the Danish National Vocal Ensemble on Friday 12 November.

  2. Casper Hernández Cordes 50 years today

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    Casper Hernández Cordes 50 years today

    9. November 2021

    Casper Hernández Cordes is centering his artistic research on interactions between human beings and their surroundings. Today the Danish composer turns 50.

  3. Lars Kynde 40 years today

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    Lars Kynde 40 years today

    3. November 2021

    Lars Kynde delights in creating the instruments on which his compositions are played - in fact in many of his works these two aspects of music-making are not so easily separated. Today, 3 November, the imaginative composer turns 40.

  4. Birgitte Alsted in podcast series

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    Birgitte Alsted in podcast series

    2. November 2021

    Birgitte Alsted participates in the podcast ‘Hvert år i oktober’ (Every year in October) revolving around subjects of death, grief and dealing with big feelings in an artistic output.

  5. Århus Sinfonietta Anniversary Concert

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    Århus Sinfonietta Anniversary Concert

    30. October 2021

    Århus Sinfonietta celebrates its 30th anniversary with a festive anniversary concert on 31 October. Included in the programme are works by Allan Gravgaard Madsen and Svend E. Nielsen.

  6. Ejnar Kanding Single Release

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    Ejnar Kanding Single Release

    28. October 2021

    Ejnar Kanding's Nordic Broken is released as a digital single on Friday 29 October in a recording featuring Messiaen Quartet Copenhagen.

  7. Simon Steen-Andersen World Premiere

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    Simon Steen-Andersen World Premiere

    25. October 2021

    In his new work 'TRANSIT', Simon Steen-Andersen embarks on a journey through the deepest and innermost parts of the tuba. He turns the inside of the large instrument into a film set in front of a live audience.

  8. Bára Gísladóttir World Premiere

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    Bára Gísladóttir World Premiere

    22. October 2021

    The Belgian contemporary music festival, TRANSIT, sets the scene for the world premiere of Bára Gísladóttir's new ensemble piece: Animals of your pasture.

  9. Mads Emil Dreyer performances in London

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    Mads Emil Dreyer performances in London

    19. October 2021

    Works by Mads Emil Dreyer will be performed at the prominent chamber music society 22 Mansfield Street in London.

  10. Steingrímur Rohloff selected for International Rostrum of Composers

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    Steingrímur Rohloff selected for International Rostrum of Composers

    11. October 2021

    Every year at the International Rostrum of Composers, radio networks from all across the world meet to point out the best contemporary music works. Steingrímur Rohloff has been selected as the representative of Denmark.

  11. Morten Olsen World Premiere

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    Morten Olsen World Premiere

    1. October 2021

    Athelas Sinfonietta has transformed into a smaller version of itself: Athelas dim for two upcoming concerts of chamber music.

  12. Musikalske aftryk · Video teaser

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    Musikalske aftryk · Video teaser

    1. October 2021

    Sanne Krogh Groth speaks about composers entering the stage and performing their own works.

  13. New critical edition · Launy Grøndahl

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    New critical edition · Launy Grøndahl

    24. September 2021

    Launy Grøndahl’s Trombone Concerto is arguably the favorite 20th century concerto for trombonists and audiences. Now the version for trombone and band is published in a new critical edition edited by David J. Miller.

  14. Musikalske aftryk · Video teaser

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    Musikalske aftryk · Video teaser

    24. September 2021

    Henrik Friis speaks about the big issues dealt with in contemporary operas and the fact that contemporary composers are often involved in much more than "just" writing the music.

  15. 5-star album review · Jesper Koch

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    5-star album review · Jesper Koch

    20. September 2021

    The magazine KLASSISK calls Jesper Koch's choral work a potential modern classic.

  16. Simon Løffler 40 years today

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    Simon Løffler 40 years today

    14. September 2021

    Simon Løffler’s works range from extremely intimate, poetic set-ups to large enigmatic constructions, and lately, he has experimented with the idea of playing music like an animal. Today, 14 September, the Danish composer turns 40.

  17. String quartet in 100 movements by Rønsholdt

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    String quartet in 100 movements by Rønsholdt

    13. September 2021

    The string quartet 'Centalog' is premiered 18 September by Taïga String Quartet at Frederiksberg Festspil.

  18. Kasper Rofelt · World Premiere

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    Kasper Rofelt · World Premiere

    13. September 2021

    On 18 September at KUMUS, Danish Chamber Players will premiere 'Dichotomy' by Kasper Rofelt.