ZERO CROSSINGS – JUNE 22, 2015, FEATURING LIVING COMPOSERS FROM DENMARK

danish-flagToday’s show featured music by living Danish composers.

The music aired during the program included:
Per Norgard – Symphony No. 5: I. Allegro; II. Allegro Feroce; III. Andante; IV. Allegro feroce, performed by the Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Poul Ruders – Piano Concerto No. 2, performed by the Norwegian Radio Orchestra
Ib Norholm – 3 Songs, Op. 3b: No. 1 Critique Of Gold; No. 2 The Condemned Speak Of Their Country; No. 3 Pictures, Pictures, Pictures, from Norholm: Americana – Macmoon Songs – Fuglene
Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen – Plateux, performed by the Danish National Symphony Orchestra

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CBG2_WPRKOriginally from New York, Charles Griffin returned to the U.S. in 2010 to take a position at Florida's Full Sail University as course director of Advanced Music Composition in their MPBS program, after spending 5 years living and working in Latvia. His compositions and arrangements have been performed at festivals and concert halls throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Brazil, Cuba, and Puerto Rico.

He is also a radio show host on 91.5 WPRK FM. His show Zero Crossings incorporates live interviews with composers, conductors and performers with a focus on the local contemporary art music scene.

Read more in the biography section.