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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

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
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Recent Reviews

Marimba Concertos

4/6 Stars
Flensborg Avis

"Kæmperos til den unge polak."

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String Quartets Vol. 3

6/6 Stars
GregersDH

"En fordybelse i og forståelse for stoffets karakter – en karakter, der er både sær og utraditionel."

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Symphonies 1 and 4

5/5 Stars
Allmusic.com

"The orchestra demonstrates its best playing throughout, with clear separation of colors and a wide dynamic range, so the super audio showcase is fully warranted."

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String Quartets Vol. 3

5/6 Stars
Jyllands-Posten

"I kvartettens unge hænder er strygekvartetterne blevet til de mest følsomme og hudløse betroelser med den mest vildtvoksende klangfantasi, man kan drømme om."

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Symphonies 1 and 4

4/5 Stars
Sinfini Music

"The New York Philharmonic’s playing is mostly magnificent, its horns especially impressive in third movements and its first clarinettist as subtle as can be very early on in both symphonies."

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Wood Works (CD)

Musicweb International

"The result is a disc that can be played through with pleasure."

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Requiem

Seismograf

"Lige som kirken er koncertsalen et rum, hvor det store, det eksistentielle og det ufattelige kan rummes, og hvor der er plads til andagtsstemning, og det mærker man også et aftryk af på en indspilning som denne, særligt når musikken har en kvalitet og historisk rodfæstethed som hos Frandsen."

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Symphonies 1 and 4

6/6 Stars
ClassicsToday.com

"The engineers have captured the impression of a live performance, caught on the wing, and the audience is mercifully quiet. This is a very impressive release."

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Wood Works (CD)

The Classical Reviewer

"The Danish String Quartet gives terrific performances of these lovely arrangements."

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Violin Sonatas Vol. 1

MusicWeb International

"Op. 79 seem to offer a more personal insight into Kuhlau the composer and his individual style."

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