Mogens Rasmussen was born in Copenhagen. He received his diploma from the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen and pursued further studies with Jordi Savall at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis. Mogens Rasmussen appears frequently as a soloist and continuo player both in Denmark and abroad, and is a member of several Danish ensembles including Violon-Banden and Opus 4. He is also a founding member of the international gamba consort Bourrasque. Mogens Rasmussen has participated in numerous television, radio and CD recordings. He teaches at the Funen Consertory in Odense and at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen.