Göteborgs Konserthus Nielsen and other Danes

Learn more about classical music in the series of lectures entitled Classical curiosities. This time we take a trip across the strait to Denmark to get to know Carl Nielsen, but also Langgaard, Vagn Holmboe and Per Nörgård.

Concert length: 2 h incl. intermission Scene: Stenhammarsalen
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Learn more about classical music in relaxed lectures where you get the stories behind the music, knowledge of the composers and reflections from stage and salon in a nice mix.

This Tuesday we take a trip across the strait to Denmark. A friend of Gothenburg, Carl Nielsen is widely recognised as his country’s foremost composer, but Denmark has also produced such originals as Langgaard and Vagn Holmboe, as well as the striking Per Nörgård.

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Get to know the composers.

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