Gert Mortensen’s Anniversary Concert


I am happy to join Gert Mortensen, my mentor and professor for a couple of years, at his 60th Anniversary Concert. [LINK]

Being back in Copenhagen after a few years also means to join my percussion mates there and other graduates, under the name of Percurama Percussion Ensemble yet again!

Date: Monday, the 26. February 2018

Time: 19:30 – 21:30

Place: Konservatoriets Koncertsal, Julius Thomsens Gade 1


Lou Harrison: Concerto for Organ and Percussion Orchestra (1972)
Iannis Xenakis: Metaux from Pleiades (1978)
Franco Donatoni: Mari for 4 marimba (1992)
Askell Masson: Concertpiece for Snare Drum and Percussion Ensemble
Edgard Varèse: Ionisation for 13 percussionists (1929-31)
Chiung-Ying Chang: Solar Myth for marimba solo and 3 performers (2009)
Zhang Xuru: Arouse & Booming for 30 percussionists on Asian drums og træstammer (2008)

Conductor: Thomas Søndergård and Gert Mortensen
PERCURAMA Percussion Ensemble
Solists: Richard Moore, Hsiao-Tung Yuan (Taiwan), Gert Mortensen, guests