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08.06.21 | News

Here are the nominees for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021

Thirteen artists and ensembles who have created unique pieces of music have been nominated for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021. They include vocalists, folk musicians, a trumpet player, a pianist, a multi-instrumentalist and a DJ collective. The prize was first awarded in 1965 and r...

27.10.20 | News

Here are the winners of the Nordic Council prizes for 2020

Monika Fagerholm, Jens Mattsson, Jenny Lucander, Dag Johan Haugerud, Yngve Sæther, Sampo Haapamäki, and Jens-Kjeld Jensen have been awarded the Nordic Council prizes for 2020 at a digital awards ceremony on Tuesday evening. COVID-19 meant that the planned awards ceremony could no longer...

Prize winner 2011

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

Prizewinner 2010

The Nordic Council Music Prize 2010 goes to the Norwegian composer Lasse Thoresen, for "Opus 42".

Prize winner 2009

This year’s prestigious Nordic Council Music Prize goes to the Finnish musician and star clarinettist Kari Kriikku.

Prize winner 2008

The Danish composer Peter Bruun has won this year's Nordic Council Music Prize for the opera 'Miki Alone'.

Prize winner 2007

The Eric Ericson Chamber Choir from Stockholm was awarded the Nordic Council Music Prize 2007.

Prize winner 2006

The Norwegian composer Natasha Barrett was awarded the Nordic Council Music Prize 2006 for the electro-acoustic work ‘...fetters...’. That year’s 12 nominations consisted of Nordic works ...

Prizewinner 2005

Cikada is known far beyond the borders of Norway for its repertoire, consisting partly of Nordic and partly of international contemporary music.

Prize winner 2004

The Nordic Council Music Prize 2004 was awarded to the Icelandic composer Haukur Tómasson for his music for the opera "Gudrun's 4th Song" about Gudrun who takes such fearso...

Studio Barnhus

Studio Barnhus is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Lena Willemark

Lena Willemark is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Stian Carstensen

Stian Carstensen is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Lise Davidsen

Lise Davidsen is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Víkingur Ólafsson

Víkingur Ólafsson is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Eivør Pálsdóttir

Eivør Pálsdóttir is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Verneri Pohjola

Verneri Pohjola is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Anu Komsi

Anu Komsi is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Jakob Kullberg

Jakob Kullberg is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Peter Hägerstrand

Peter Hägerstrand is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Gerth W. Lyberth

Gerth W. Lyberth is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

Theatre of Voices

Theatre of Voices is one of the 13 nominations for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2021.

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).

Studio Barnhus
Music Prize
Studio Barnhus
Lena Willemark
Music Prize
Lena Willemark
Stian Carstensen
Music Prize
Stian Carstensen
Lise Davidsen
Music Prize
Lise Davidsen
Víkingur Ólafsson
Music Prize
Víkingur Ólafsson
Þorgerður Ingólfsdóttir
Music Prize
Þorgerður Ingólfsdóttir
Gerth W. Lyberth
Music Prize
Gerth W. Lyberth
Eivør Pálsdóttir
Music Prize
Eivør Pálsdóttir
08.06.21
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De nominerte til Nordisk råds musikkpris 2018
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14.10.20 | Information

Together at home - Join us for the awards ceremony for the 2020 Nordic Council prizes

The Nordic Council prizes will be awarded online during a special awards ceremony on 27 October 21.10 (CET). Although the coronavirus pandemic may have stopped us from hosting our traditional awards ceremony, it has also given us the opportunity to create a new and more personal exper...