ABOUT

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LASSE D. HANSEN

Composer and writer of concert works, film music and musical stage productions performed by leading orchestras and ensembles at the world’s largest festivals for new music.

 

He is an often-used speaker, concert host and moderator, has published articles, essays and profiles, and has hosted and produced about 300 hours of radio for the Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR). He has taught creative processes at conservatories and institutions throughout Denmark and is on the faculty at the Danish National Academy of Music.

 

Educated in composition and music theory with specialization in pedagogy, conducting, and musical communication from the Danish National Academy of Music (Odense and Esbjerg), the Royal Academy of Music (Aarhus), and the Royal Danish Academy of Music (Copenhagen). As a writer, he is trained at courses with music journalists from the New York Times, the New Yorker and New York Public Radio.

Lasse D. Hansen lives in Copenhagen with his wife, Anna, and their daughter Vigga.

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