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12/2/2016 More Christmas offers: Save 33% on selected albums

Dacapo's Christmas sale is expanding: In addition to our discount on box sets, we have cut one third off the price on these critically acclaimed albums – and we always have free delivery worldwide. The offer is valid until December 31. Read more

11/25/2016 Christmas sale: Save 33% on a selection of box sets

For this Christmas, we have cut one third off the price on a selection of box sets with several hours of music for your CD player – and we always have free delivery worldwide. The offer is valid until December 31. Read more

11/24/2016 Spanish praise for Beethoven box set

El País, the biggest newspaper in Spain, says Frühbeck de Burgos' Beethoven interpration "will always live on in the memory". Read more

11/1/2016 Listen: New official anthem for the Nordic countries

‘The Nordic Hymn’ is premiered at the Nordic Council Prize Awards tonight and will be the official anthem at cultural events in the Nordic countries. Listen to it now. Read more

10/27/2016 Exclusive Frühbeck de Burgos tribute on DVD and Blu-ray

New, exclusive box set release presents the greatest moments of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra with its late Principal Conductor Rafael Früh­beck de Burgos. Read more

10/6/2016 Blomstedt DVD receives American Bruckner commendation

Dacapo DVD release with Herbert Blomstedt conducting the Danish National Symphony Orchestra in Bruckner's and Schubert's symphonies No. 7 has been awarded 'Video of the Year' by Bruckner Society of America. Read more

10/4/2016 Lars Møller and “ReWrite of Spring” nominated for DMA Jazz 2016

Lars Møller and ReWrite of Spring are nominated for Danish Music Award Jazz 2016 in the categories ‘Best Danish Jazz Composer of the Year’ and ‘Best Danish Jazz Release of the Year’. Read more

7/3/2016 Nørgård symphonies in Classical Specialist Chart

Vores to nye CD'er med symfonier af Per Nørgård ligger for anden uge i træk på Englands liste over bedst sælgende klassiske albums Read more

6/29/2016 DR and Dacapo present new classical app album

Dacapo og DR præsenterer i fællesskab et nyt app-album med fransk cellomusik indspillet af Henrik Dam Thomsen og Ulrich Stærk Read more

6/24/2016 Kronos Quartet and Theatre of Voices honour Gudmundsen-Holmgreen

The Kronos Quartet have changed their European tour plans to give a special memorial and CD release concert at the Copenhagen Opera on 9 July, together with Theatre of Voices and Paul Hillier. Read more

6/13/2016 Prisbelønnet dansk opera udkommer på DVD

Den Jyske Operas opsætning af Thomas Agerfeldt Olesens opera ”The Picture of Dorian Gray” er klar til udgivelse på DVD fredag 24. juni. Read more

6/8/2016 Two new releases with Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen

Ved KLANG Festivalens afslutningskoncert fredag 17. juni præsenterer Athelas Sinfonietta to nye CD-udgivelser med musik af Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen og Ole Buck Read more

6/2/2016 Danish late-Romantic gems premiered on new CD

Randers Kammerorkester præsenterer ny CD og nodeudgivelse med musik af senromantikeren Gustav Helsted på Den Sorte Diamant i København Read more

5/12/2016 Praise for Nørgård

Gramophone Editor's Choice and four stars in the Guardian for our new Nørgård albums with Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra and John Storgårds! Read more

4/29/2016 Surreal song suite release at SPOR Festival

Niels Rønsholdts song cycle "Me Quitte" will be released on Saturday 14 May during the SPOR Festival in Århus. Read more

4/28/2016 Carl Prize and video

Se portrætvideoen om Per Nørgård, som netop har modtaget Musikforlæggernes Ærespris - medvirkende bl.a. Safri Duo og Michael Schønwandt Read more

4/15/2016 New video: The find of Klenau's 9th symphony

View the incredible story about the find of Paul von Klenau's grandiose 9th symphony from 1945 Read more

4/1/2016 Prizewinner on new DVD

DR SymfoniOrkestret præsenterer en ny koncert-DVD med årets Sonning-modtager Herbert Blomstedt Read more

3/8/2016 Vidtfavnende komponist fylder 60

I anledning af John Frandsens 60 års fødselsdag udkommer en stor samling af hans solosange på CD, indsunget af bl.a. komponistens søn Morten Grove Frandsen Read more

2/5/2016 Per Nørgård awarded Germany's leading music prize

Danish composer Per Nørgård has been awarded the prestigious Ernst von Siemens Music Prize in recognition of his lifelong contribution to music. Dacapo Records will release the composer's symphonies 2, 4, 5 and 6 with the Oslo Philharmonic and John Storgårds. Read more
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Recent Reviews

Symphony No. 2 The Earth Anew

3/4 Stars
Classica

"Conductor John Storgårds, a zealous herald of contemporary North-European music, knows how to captivate the Helsinki Philharmonic and the choirs, bringing them to a rare degree of accomplishment."

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Symphony No. 2 The Earth Anew

4/6 Stars
Kristeligt Dagblad

"Monumental in ambition and structure, this work is for all the curious music lovers, who are not afraid to explore uncharted symphonic waters."

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The Symphonies (Blu-ray)

5/6 Stars
Kristeligt Dagblad

"This box set should be on every classical music fan's wish list for Christmas."

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The Symphonies (DVD)

5/6 Stars
Kristeligt Dagblad

"This box set should be on every classical music fan's wish list for Christmas."

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Works for Wind Quintet

4/5 Stars
BBC Music Magazine

"Hans Abrahamsen’s music is having a moment in the spotlight, and this is another excellent contribution from the Ensemble MidtVest."

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The Symphonies (Blu-ray)

El País

"These are lovingly presented high-quality live audiovisual recordings from Copenhagen that bring Frühbeck back to life and reinforce his memory."

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The Symphonies (DVD)

El País

"These are lovingly presented high-quality live audiovisual recordings from Copenhagen that bring Frühbeck back to life and reinforce his memory."

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Me Quitte

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"Me Quitte contains a rare beauty. (...) It pierces our conception, and it leaves us both cleansed and perplexed."

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Symphonies 2 & 6

5/5 Stars
Diapason

"Mais Nørgard invente aussi une euphorie lumineuse des timbres et des rythmes..."

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Decet & String Quartet

Classical Lost and Found

"All of the instruments are well captured and balanced in both works, making this a demonstration grade disc. "

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