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Otto Mortensen (Composer)

Born: 18th August 1907, Copenhagen, Denmark

Died: 30th August 1986, Aarhaus, Denmark

Nationality: Danish

Otto Hübertz Mortensen was a Danish composer and conductor. He also played the organ and piano. For a number of years he worked at the Royal Danish Theatre as a rehearser for the opera, and later worked at Aarhus University.

As a composer, Mortensen composed both vocal works and instrumental music. He is most famous for arranging countless choral works and for writing the melodies for a number of Danish songs, e.g.

Woodwind

Strings

Piano & Keyboard

Vocal & Choral