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19.08.20 | News

COVID-19 halts the 72nd Session of the Nordic Council in Iceland

The biggest Nordic political gathering of the year, the Session of the Nordic Council, will not be held as planned in October, the Presidium decided at its meeting on 19 August. The COVID19 situation has made it impossible to plan and hold the event as planned.

16.06.20 | News

Here are the nominees for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize

Twelve works have been nominated for the 12 Nordic Council Music Prize for their high artistic standard.  The nominees include pop albums, soundtracks, symphonies, and concerts produced by three generations of musicians. The nominees were announced during a live digital broadcast from L...

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Prize winner 2011

The Swedish composer and saxophonist Mats Gustafsson has won the Nordic Council Music Prize 2011.

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Niels Rønsholdt

Niels Rønsholdt is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the work “Songs of doubt”, Song Cycle (2016).

Den Sorte Skole and Karsten Fundal

Den Sorte Skole & Karsten Fundal are nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the work “Symphony No. II for Sampler and Chamber Orchestra”, Orchestral work (2016).

3TM

3TM is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the work “Lake”, album (2019).

Sampo Haapamäki

Sampo Haapamäki is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the work “Konsertto neljäsosasävelaskelpianolle ja kamariorkesterille” [Quarter-tone Piano Concerto], piano concer...

Ørjan Matre

Ørjan Matre is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the orchestral work “Lyriske stykker” (2019).

Robyn

Robyn is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the album “Honey” (2018).

Trond Reinholdtsen

Trond Reinholdtsen is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the piano concert “Theory of the Subject” (2019).

Andrea Tarrodi

Andrea Tarrodi is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the work “Acanthes”, concerto for two violins and strings (2017).

Rasmus Lyberth

Rasmus Lyberth is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the work “Inuunerup oqarfigaanga / Livet skal leves på ny”, Album (2019).

Veronique Vaka

Veronique Vaka is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the orchestral work “Lendh” (2019).

Janus Rasmussen

Janus Rasmussen is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the album “VÍN” (2019).

Hildur Guðnadóttir

Hildur Guðnadóttir is nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Music Prize for the soundtrack “Chernobyl” (2019).

Johanna Grüssner

Johanna Grüssner is one of 13 artists to be nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Music Prize.

Joakim Milder

Joakim Milder is one of 13 artists to be nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Music Prize.

Bengt Forsberg

Bengt Forsberg is one of 13 artists to be nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Music Prize.

Grete Pedersen

Grete Pedersen is one of the 13 artists nominated for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2019.

Robyn
Music Prize
Robyn
Den Sorte Skole & Karsten Fundal
Music Prize
Den Sorte Skole & Karsten Fundal
Andrea Tarrodi
Music Prize
Andrea Tarrodi
Ørjan Matre
Music Prize
Ørjan Matre
Trond Reinholdtsen
Music Prize
Trond Reinholdtsen
Silvia Gentili
Music Prize
Veronique Vaka
Hildur Guðnadóttir
Music Prize
Hildur Guðnadóttir
Rasmus Lyberth
Music Prize
Rasmus Lyberth
18.06.20
Announcement of the nominees for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2020
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12 nominees for The Nordic Council Music Prize 2020
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The nominees of the 2019 Nordic Council Music Prize
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De nominerte til Nordisk råds musikkpris 2018
Miniatyr
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De nominerade till Nordiska rådets musikpris 2017
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Meet the winners of the 2016 Nordic Council prizes
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Hans Abrahamsen: vinder af musikprisen 2016
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Se de nominerede til Nordisk Råds musikpris 2016
15.06.18 | Information

About the Nordic Council Music Prize

The Nordic Council Music Prize is awarded for musicianship of the highest standard, to a piece by a living composer one year and to an ensemble or group the next.