Reviews and nomination for Winther Christensen

2019-04-23
The great reviews of SCENATET's Christian Winther Christensen record keep coming in, and the great reviews are now supplemented by a prize nomination

Photo: Mette Kramer Kristensen

Christian Winther Christensen's record 'Almost in G' is nominated for the German 'Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritk' in the category 'Contemporary Music'. The jury has nominated 230 new releases in 32 categories, and the winners will be announced 15 May. 

See the full list of nominated releases here. 

In the meantime, more reviews of the release have been published. 

The Danish newspaper Politiken writes: "With the music of Christian Winther Christensen we find ourselves in a borderland between sounds that are there in their own right - simply because they sound good - and timbres put together as musical, pulsating rhythmical passages telling stories with raw power." 

Read the full review here.

The German Neue Musikzeitung calls Winther Christensen's 'Piano Concerto a highlight of this year's ECLAT Festival and adds that the recording by SCENATET underscores the individual profile of the Danish composer.

Read the full review here.

Yet another German magazine FONO FORUM finishes a five-star review of the record like this: "Thankfully you accept a recognizable motive before the ear must go on a journey again. And really: Here you can learn to listen - if not actually learn to hear - all over again!"

Read more about 'Almost in G' here. 

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