Frederik Magle – Anastasis-Messe (Spotify)

Frederik Magle – Anastasis-Messe

Frederik Magle – Anastasis-Messe (Spotify)

A piece of calm classical music for piano, with a pipe organ accompaniment. An unusual combination of instruments which underscores the dream-like atmosphere of the music.

Frederik Magle is a Danish composer. Known for his many classical compositions - including several commissioned by the Danish royal family, as well as collaborations across genres, such as the platinum winning album "Elektra" by hip-hop group Suspekt, featuring compositions for symphony orchestra by Magle.

His music has been performed by soloists and ensembles all over the world, including the London Philharmonic, The Royal Danish Orchestra, The Danish National Symphony Orchestra, the violinist Nikolaj Znaider, and many others. Magle is also an accomplished concert pianist and organist.

Reviewed by Nagamag on May 22, 2020