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4/11/2014 Wood Works - The Danish String Quartet plays Nordic folk music

Den Danske Strygekvartet stiller skarpt på den nordiske folkemusik med albummet Wood Works, som udkommer på CD den 5. maj og på vinyl til juni Read more

4/10/2014 Video trailer - Den Danske Strygekvartet spiller folkemusik

Watch the video trailer for The Danish String Quartet's folk music CD "Wood Works", which will be released in Copenhagen on 5th May! Read more

4/10/2014 Koncert og release: Brendstrup spiller Nordentoft

Cellist Henrik Brendstrup præsenterer ved to koncerter 26. og 27. april portræt-CD'en "Light Imprisoned" med værker af Anders Nordentoft Read more

4/2/2014 Nightingales honoured in Gramophone and BBC Music Magazine

This month Gramophone and BBC Music Magazine award top marks and a "Choice" to Nightingale String Quartet's recent Langgaard CD Read more

2/9/2014 "Songs from Evening Land" wins P2 Prize

Helene Gjerris' indspilning af Per Nørgårds sange fra seks årtier "Sange fra Aftenland" modtog 7. februar P2s Lyt til Nyt pris. Read more

2/6/2014 Concert and release: Dust encapsulated

Vi holder koncert og release for Rune Glerup-CD'en "Dust encapsulated" tirsdag 18. februar i Koncertkirken Read more

2/6/2014 New video - Rune Glerup: Dust encapsulated

Meet Rune Glerup and conductor Pierre-André Valade in this new video trailer Read more

1/17/2014 DR P2 Prize nominations for 2014

The Danish broadcasting corporation DR has announced the list of nominees for this year’s P2 Prizes which will be presented at an awards' show on 7 February. Read more

1/17/2014 Coming soon: The Danish String Quartet plays folk music

Dacapo Records will be releasing the long-awaited folk music CD from The Danish String Quartet Read more

1/16/2014 Cover stories - 10 years and 100 designs

Ten years ago Dacapo said goodbye to its old red covers and ventured into a magical collabo­ration with the New Zealand designer Denise Burt. Read more

12/10/2013 Three GRAMMY nominations for Dacapo

Dacapo Records are in the run-up for the American Grammy with a whole three nominations! Read more

12/6/2013 Through the Looking Glass with Alpha

Kom til release med hvid glögg og remix på Avenue Hotel 19. december kl. 19! Read more

12/1/2013 Christmas Quiz 2013

Dacapo's Christmas calendar quiz is rolling! Read more

11/25/2013 Award-winning quartet ready for new CD release

The Nightingale String Quartet are now presenting their second CD in the series of Rued Langgaard’s collected string quartets Read more

11/20/2013 New photo series with Nightingale String Quartet

Nightingale String Quartet present new photo series accompanying the release of their second CD with string quartets by Rued Langgaard Read more

11/14/2013 Gáman CD launch at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

After 6 years of unusual concert adventures, the trio Gáman is ready to present their debut CD at UK's leading festival for contemporary music Read more

10/24/2013 New CD from this year’s recipient of the Crown Prince and Princess’s Stardust Prize

The violinist Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen and his trio Gáman present a new CD which combines new works by leading Danish composers with traditional folk tunes from Greenland, Denmark and the Faroe Islands Read more

10/22/2013 New video: Early & Late - Gáman

View the video trailer for the trio Gáman's soon-to-be-released debut album "Early & Late" which combines traditional folk tunes from Greenland, Denmark and the Faroe Islands with new works by Danish composers. Read more

10/10/2013 Adam Fischer and his Danish orchestra present exclusive Mozart box set

The Danish National Chamber Orchestra and conductor Adam Fischer release 45 Mozart symphonies in an exclusive box set Read more

10/4/2013 Nattergale i æteren og i Berlin

I oktober kan opleve en forsmag på Nightingale String Quartets næste CD i både Den Sorte Diamant, i P2-æteren og i Berlin Read more
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Recent Reviews

The Symphonic Edition Vol. 3

4/5 Stars
Audiophile Audition

"The Aarhus Orchestra, led by Bo Holten, is fully in control of these difficult works ... an excellent recording."

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String Quartets Vol. 2

Gramophone CHOICE April 2014

"The quartet is heard to advantage in the detailed yet spacious Concert Hall of the Royal Danish Academy of Music, while Bendt Viinholt Nielsen’s notes are highly informative. One can only look forward to the final release in this important and worthwhile series."

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String Quartets Vol. 2

5/5 Stars
BBC Music Magazine

"As in their first Langgaard disc the Nightingales play this music with an understanding and love that puts competitors in the shade. And it's all beautifully recorded."

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Early & Late

MusicWeb International

"The sounds and general concept behind this project are unique and captivating.", "Everything is beautifully recorded and enthusiastically and brilliantly performed.", "A brilliant idea."

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Motion/Emotion - Chamber Music

International Record Review

"Magnificently unpredictable work, full of colour, energy and atmosphere."

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Dust encapsulated

Seismograf

"En guidet tur i Glerups raritetskabinet af musikalske objekter".

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45 Symphonies

5/5 Stars
Fono Forum

"Witz, überraschungsfähigkeit und Frische."

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Songs for Male Voices

5/5 Stars
Choir & Organ

"Great SACD sound, full of texture and individuation."

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Early & Late

Gramophone

"The disc offers a highly distinctive concept and timbral palette, and it is beautifully recorded."

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Motion/Emotion - Chamber Music

3/5 Stars
Audiophile Audition

"intriguing to listen."

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