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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

6/11/2014 Per Nørgård awarded prestiguous New Yorker Prize

Danish composer Per Nørgård has been awarded the prestiguous Kravis Prize of USD 200.000 by the New York Philharmonic, which is at the same time commissioning a new orchestral work by the composer Read more

6/4/2014 Sjældne sonater på Sophienholm og ny CD

Christina Åstrand og Per Salo har opdaget en mesterlig samling violinsonater af dansk-tyske Friedrich Kuhlau. Read more

5/27/2014 Vienna Philharmonic ready for Norgard release

The legendary Vienna Philharmonic and conductor Sakari Oramo present two symphonies by Per Nørgård for Dacapo Records, including the world premiere recording of the composer’s 8th Symphony from 2011 Read more

4/25/2014 Gallery - Danish String Quartets in the woods

Se billederne fra Den Danske Strygekvartets indspilning af "Wood Works" - helt ude i skoven... Read more

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
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Recent Reviews

Requiem

4/5 Stars
Pizzicato

"Die Surround-Tonaufnahme ist sehr räumlich und natürlich."

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Symphonies 1 & 8

6/6 Stars
Klassisk

"Det er ofte ikke til at sige, om musikken går op eller ned, står stille eller bevæger sig - eller om det er det hele på én gang."

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Violin Sonatas Vol. 1

4/6 Stars
Klassisk

"Christina Åstrand og Per Salo spiller med glød og gejst."

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Wood Works (CD)

Klassisk

"Et gysende smukt album, hvor klassisk perfektion møder groovy danserytmer og melodier, der går lige i hjertet."

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Symphonies 1 & 8

Gramophone - EDITOR'S CHOICE

"Great to see this superabundantly imaginative music being taken up by an institution as traditionally minded as the Vienna Philharmonic".

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Requiem

5/6 Stars
Klassisk

”John Frandsens musik folder sig ud bredt og farverigt, og den trækker på både de store traditioner og på modernismen i en righoldig blanding, som virker personlig og overbevisende."

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Symphonies 1 & 8

Hufvufstadsbladet

"Per Nørgårds musik är svårdefinierad men fascinerande i sin mångtydighet."

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Wood Works (CD)

Infodad.com

"This is a straightforward presentation of some very listenable but scarcely compelling music – everything is very well played."

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Violin Sonatas Vol. 1

David's Review Corner

"They are duos with an equally demanding part for piano, much of the thematic content given to the keyboard, the violin’s role being decorative."

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Symphonies 1 & 8

MusicWeb International - Recording of the Month

"Two very different works, supremely well played, conducted and recorded; surely one of the year's finest symphonic releases thus far."

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