Two composers receive huge prize of honour

The two composers Thomas Agerfeldt Olesen and Finn Savery are together with The Danish String Quartet awarded the biggest Danish music prize, the Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl-Nielsen’s Award. The three award winners receive 600.000 Dkr. each.

This huge prize of honour will be celebrated with a concert on November 1 in The Queens Hall in the Royal Library’s “Black Diamond”.

At the concert DR UnderholdningsOrkestret plays Liebesbriefe for soprano, trumpet, trombone and ensemble by Thomas Agerfeldt Olesen and Spring ’11 for piano, bass, drums and orchestra by Finn Savery.