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3/27/2015 Release: Ekkozone plays Fundal

Vi markerer udgivelsen af "Ekkozone performs Karsten Fundal" i Avenue Hotels lounge onsdag 8. april med remix ved Katrine Ring. Read more

3/12/2015 Look inside: Seeing New Music

Look inside Denise Burt's book "Seeing New Music" Read more

2/27/2015 Seeing New Music - New book by Dacapo's graphic designer

Dacapo's graphic designer Denise Burt launches a book with her greatest CD covers and the stories behind them. Read more

2/9/2015 New video: Copenhagen Piano Quartet plays Kuhlau

See the presentation video for Copenhagen String Quartet's debut album with piano quartets by Friedrich Kuhlau. Read more

2/4/2015 Prize-winning quartet ready for debut and CD release

When the Copenhagen Piano Quartet burst on the scene as a professional chamber ensemble, Dacapo Records present the ensemble's ambitious debut CD Read more

1/20/2015 Top marks for last Nielsen symphonies

Classics Today gives top marks to the concluding symphony issue of our Nielsen Project with the New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert. Read more

1/13/2015 New York press hails Nielsen milestone

New Yorks musikanmeldere var begejstrede ved koncertopførelsen af Carl Nielsens klarinetkoncert med Anthony McGill, som udkommer på CD til april. Read more

1/12/2015 P2 Prize 2015

Den Danske Strygekvartet vandt P2 Prisen 2015 for "Wood Works", mens trioen Gáman modtog årets Lyt til Nyt Pris for albummet "Early & Late". Read more

1/7/2015 Nielsen anniversary year begins in New York

This week, the international celebrations of Carl Nielsen's 150th anniversary year will begin in New York. The Danish national composer will be featured at no less than 5 music events in and around Lincoln Center, and Dacapo's new recording of Nielsen's 5th and 6th symphonies will be released on CD. Read more

12/12/2014 Danish National Chamber Orchestra receives international CD Prize

DR UnderholdningsOrkestret tildeles International Classical Music Award for deres CD-udgivelse af Mozarts samlede symfonier Read more

12/1/2014 Christmaz Quiz 2014

Join our Christmas Quiz and win CD's! Read more

11/20/2014 Carambolage på Glyptoteket

Den 22. november ville komponisten Axel Borup-Jørgensen være fyldt 90 år, og det fejres med en ny CD-udgivelse og koncert i Glyptotekets Festsal den 22. november kl. 16. Read more

11/14/2014 New video: Alliages - Niels Rosing-Schow

See composer Niels Rosing-Schow work with flutist Hélène Navasse on a solo work for his new CD "Alliages" Read more

10/29/2014 Simon Steen-Andersen receives Nordic Council Music Prize

Komponisten Simon Steen-Andersen modtager Nordisk Råds Musikpris for værket ”Black Box Music", som samtidig udkommer på DVD Read more

10/7/2014 From Valby via YouTube and Facebook to Warszawa

Anders Koppel’s unconventional way of finding a young soloist for a new CD recording Read more

10/7/2014 New video: Marianna Bednarska plays Anders Koppel

Composer Anders Koppel and his young Polish soloist Marianna Bednarska tell the unusual story of how they found each other on the Internet! Read more

9/26/2014 New York Philharmonic kicks off Nielsen anniversary year

New York Philharmonic varmer op til Nielsen-året med tre koncerter, CD-release og ny live-indspilning i Avery Fisher Hall Read more

9/17/2014 Nightingale String Quartet wins prestigious Gramophone Award

Nightingale String Quartet receives Gramophone Young Artist of the Year Award and prepares for new CD release Read more

6/12/2014 Storslået Requiem klar til udgivelse

Tiden er inde til udgivelsen af John Frandsens Requiem på CD - vi markerer dagen med præsentation mandag 16. juni Read more

6/12/2014 Frandsen's Requiem - photos from the concert

Se billederne fra uropførelsen af John Frandsens Requiem i Koncerthuset i 2013, som blev efterfulgt af vores CD-indspilning. Read more
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Recent Reviews

String Quartets Vol. 3

MusicWeb International

"The Nightingale Quartet are in fine form once more, and bring all the freshness of new discovery – which many of these works must have been for them – to their splendid performances."

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Symphonies 1 and 4

4/4 Stars
Super Audio CT

"In diesem Werk sollte es immer vorwärtsgehen - noch über das Schluss-Crescendo hinaus!"

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Symphonies 1 and 4

Concerti

"Dass auch der junge Nielsen kein Waschpulver ist, sondern dänisches Dynamit, wäre leicht bei Blomstedt oder Berglund zu lernen gewesen oder noch besser bei Erik Tuxen."

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Marimba Concertos

International Record Review

"A winner of a disc, then, especially recommended to those who are not immediately engaged by the idea of four marimba concertos nose to toe – give it a bash and I’m sure you’ll be won over."

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Piano Quartets 1 & 2

4/6 Hjerter
Politiken

"Det nye danske ensemble gør guldaldermusikken mange tjenester. Pianisten trækker et stort læs uden at virke for hårdt spændt for. Strygerne strutter af positiv energi og opmærksomhed i indspilninger. [...] Det er god musik, og Copenhagen Piano Quartet får den til at leve med en fin friskhed."

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Piano Quartets 1 & 2

5/6 Stars
Kristeligt Dagblad

"Det unge ensemble Copenhagen Piano Quartet spiller med stor omhu og sikker stilfornemmelse."

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Black Box Music

Dwytygodnik.com

"Steen-Andersen hører med til den første digitale generation, men sammenlignet med de andre er hans musik ganske unik."

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Black Box Music

5/6 Stars
Klassisk

"Simon Steen-Andersen formår på én gang at fascinere, vække latter og fastholde øjne og ører med usandsynlige midler."

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Songs for choir

5/6 Hjerter
Politiken

"Ars Nova synger med smuk balance og perfekt klanglig egalitet. Arrangementerne er enkle og respektfulde, og ingen (...) kan undgå at blive ramt på følelserne."

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Requiem

4/5 Stars
BBC Music Magazine

"Frandsen’s substantial score (...) is by turns lavish and somber, electrifying and meditative. A worthy and affective tribute to those lives lost."

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