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Flemming Aksnes

french horn
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Flemming Aksnes is a Norwegian horn player holding the position as principal horn of Aarhus Symphony Orchestra. He began his studies with Paul Farr in Stavanger, and after three years he continued with Prof. Frøydis Ree Wekre at the Norwegian Academy of Music in Oslo, where he graduated with a master’s degree in horn and chamber music. Flemming Aksnes continued his studies under Gail Williams, Rex Martin, Radek Baborak, and other ­teachers around the world. He has been a soloist several times with orchestras in Scandinavia and worked as 3rd horn in the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, principal horn in Malmö Opera and low horn in the Royal Danish Orchestra. He has been principal horn in Aarhus ­Symphony Orchestra since 2007. Beyond being a soloist with his orchestra on several occasions, he frequently plays chamber concerts in various constellations.

  • Friedrich Kuhlau, Christian Frederik Barth, Niels W. Gade

    Concertos from 19th Century Denmark