Established in 1989, Dacapo has released more than 400 titles with Danish music, from the Middle Ages to today, every new release celebrating the fascinating richness of Danish music. So much original and interesting music has come from Denmark that you tend to forget how small the country really is!
Many Danish musicians, orchestras and composers are internationally famous, while others await discovery by the world. Dacapo has won many prestigious awards, including the Cannes Classical Awards and Danish Music Awards, as well as numerous Grammy nominations. International media have nothing but praise for Dacapo.
10/10, CD OF THE MONTH (CLASSICS TODAY), FINALIST LIMELIGHT AWARDS (AUSTRALIA), CLASSIC FM GRAMOPHONE AWARD NOMINEE ‘This is without doubt the finest collection of Nielsen's short orchestral works currently available.’ – Classics Today
6.220518 Carl Nielsen: Orchestral works
Masquerade (excerpts) / Snefrid Suite / Rhapsodic Overture / Pan and Syrinx Danish National Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard
3 STARS (THE TIMES) ‘I fell in love with disc at first hearing; strongly recommended.’ – Gramophone