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Mathias Friis-Hansen  

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Mathias Friis-Hansen (b. 1977) is a percussionist and trained at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen and the Royal College of Music in London. Mathias is a versatile musician who works extensively as a chamber musician, soloist and composer. As an orchestral musician he has had his base as a member of the Royal Danish Orchestra since 2007. In addition, in 2003 the conductor Claudio Abbado invited him to join his elite Lucerne Festival Orchestra, with which Mathias has toured all over the world. As a chamber musician Mathias has for many years been a member of Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen, and was a co-founder of the award-winning PACE Percussion Trio along with Mathias Reumert and David Hildebrandt. Since 2008 Mathias has collaborated closely with the choreographer Tim Rushton and has composed music for three of Rushton’s productions: Labyrinth (2008), Enigma (2009) and The End of Loneliness (2012)

Live Dates

06/02/2014   Concert and release: Dust encapsulated
Vi holder koncert og release for Rune Glerup-CD'en "Dust encapsulated" tirsdag 18. februar i Koncertkirken
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31/01/2012   CD-release og koncert: Tavole per Orfeo
Dacapo Records og musikforlaget Edition Wilhelm Hansen inviterer til koncert og CD-release på udgivelsen "Tavole per Orfeo"
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20/06/2014   Gramophone

Rune Glerup: Dust Encapsulated
“Definitely a talent to watch.”
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04/03/2014   Seismograf

Rune Glerup: Dust Encapsulated
"En guidet tur i Glerups raritetskabinet af musikalske objekter".
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20/02/2014   Politiken

Rune Glerup: Dust Encapsulated
5/6 Hjerter

"En stærkt fascinerende portræt-CD", "Her får man en fornemmelse af som lytter at lære lydene at kende til bunds - og en invitation til at lade sig fascinere".
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01/09/2012   Classical Guitar Magazine

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"For aficionados of contemporary music.", "A fine addition to any collection."
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02/07/2012   International Record Review

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"Both Torp and Pålsson are in their element. The recording is both intimate and admirably clear".
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01/07/2012   American Record Guide

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"Norholm shows humor, grace, passion, and excellent craft"
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07/06/2012   Fanfaremag.com

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"Ib Nørholm is, in fact, an excellent composer" ... "I certainly enjoyed the listening experience."
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01/05/2012   Classica

Finn Høffding: Orchestral Works
3/4 Stars

"Fêtons et réjouissons-nous de cette écoute imposante, de cette découverte si enthousiasmante."
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01/05/2012   Gramophone

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"...the composer could hardly wish for more elegant interpreters. "
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28/03/2012   Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
4/6 Stars

"Else Torp stiller så klart ind på den stemningsfulde danske lyrik, at man uden videre lader sig opsluge."
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28/03/2012   David's Review Corner

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"In Else Torp we have that pure and almost innocent voice that seems ideal for the music, and she is well partnered by Per Palsson's admirable guitar playing"
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02/03/2012   Information

Ib Nørholm: Tavole per Orfeo
"Else Torp opleves som en næsten guddommelig sirene i den såre danske og undertiden også sælsomt udanske melodibog af Ib Nørholm."
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Photo: Sara Skytte

Discography

Dust encapsulated
Dust encapsulated
Rune Glerup

CD 8.226578 (2014)

Portrait CD with acoustic and electronic works by Rune Glerup (b. 1981), who trained in Berlin and Paris

Tavole per Orfeo
Tavole per Orfeo
Ib Nørholm

CD 8.226068 (2012)

Exquisite, poetic songs for soprano and guitar, written in the 1960s by a classic master of Danish music.


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