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Rued Immanuel Langgaard

Rued Immanuel Langgaard (Composer)

Born: 28th July 1893, Copenhagen, Denmark

Died: 10th July 1952, Ribe, Denmark

Nationality: Danish

Rued Langgaard was a late-Romantic Danish composer and organist. His then-unconventional music was at odds with that of his Danish contemporaries but was recognized 16 years after his death.

Further Reading: Langgaard, R

 Interview, Sakari Oramo on Langgaard

The conductor of the Wiener Philharmoniker talks to David about his new album of works by the forgotten Danish Romantic composer Rued Langgaard.

 Recording of the Week, Rued Langgaard - Music of the Spheres

Composed during World War One when the Danish composer was just 26, this experimental and forward-looking work received its UK premiere only last week – Thomas Dausgaard does it proud in this new recording with the Danish National Symphony Orchestra.

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  • Rued Langgaard: The String Quartets
    3 CDs: $32.50
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  • Langgaard: Complete Works for Violin and Piano, Vol. 3
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  • Langgaard: Complete Works Violin & Piano Volume 2
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  • Langgaard: Piano Works Vol 3
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