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NEWS
26-04-2017
FIGURA NOMINATED FOR THE NORDIC COUNCIL MUSIC PRIZE 2017
FIGURA Ensemble are extremely proud and honoured to be among the nominees vying for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2017. To be nominated in such illustrious artistic company by the national members of the Adjudication Committee is a high distinction indeed and a hugely gratifying mark of recognition.
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26-04-2017
URSULA ANDKJÆR OLSEN RECEIVES THE AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Heartfelt congratulations to FIGURA’s Ursula Andkjær Olsen on receiving the Danish Arts Foundation’s highly prestigious Award of Distinction.
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26-04-2017
FIGURA RETURNS TO THE ROAYL DANISH OPERAHOUSE
DOWNFALL 26-30 September 2017
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FORMER WORKSHOPS


                  


The Culture Schools in Gentofte

Small Composers has several times been a part of the Culture Schools´  cultural packages offered to community schools, where the aim is to inspire, encourage and empower children and young people's musical and creative learning.

Figura wish to thank the Culture Schools in Gentofte as a cooperate partner in the development of Small Composers.

The Heerup Museum

On The Danish Music Day in October 2011 a Small Composers Workshop for school children in Rødovre was completed with a family concert at The Heerup Museum.

Vanløse Culture Station

In 2011 the children from 1st to 3rd grade in Vanløse drew and told their own music to Peter Bruun 

The cultural rucksack in Kalundborg

In 2010 Steingrimur Rohloff, Jesper Egelund and Peter Bruun presented children in 1st-3rd grade in Kalundborg for the composer from the classical world.

Small Composers in Shanghai

In 2008 Jesper Egelund teached the Small Composers workshop for children at the Shanghai American School.

 

Small Composers in Odense

in 2005 children of Henriette Hørlücks School composed their music in collaboration with composer Jesper Egelund and musicians from Odense Symphony Orchestra.


Small Composers in Sønderborg

Five intense project days and rehersals in October 2005 at the Concert Hall in Sønderborg. Children from 4.A on Dybbøl School composed music in collaboration with composer Peter Bruun and South Jutland Symphony Orchestra.

Thanks to Mette Dinesen for taking initiative to the first edition of Small Composers

Photos on this page are from five intense days project in October 2005 in Odense and Sønderborg.
Small composers received YEAH! Award 2011

 Small Composers received YEAH! Award 2011