Simon Steen-Andersen turns 40

On April 24th one of the most sought after composers of today, Simon Steen-Andersen turned 40.

In his pieces, Simon Steen-Andersen integrates instrumental music along with electronics, video and performative elements to create groundbreaking new musical works where sight and narrative is not just an added layer, but a fundamental part of the cross-media experience.

His next upcoming big project is the world premiere of a new piece: “if this then that and now what” on May 28th. The piece will be performed by Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Mainz at the Münchener Biennale.

A number of Danish newspapers wrote about the happy occasion and summed up Simon Steen-Andersen’s amazing career so far.

Read the various articles here: