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New Brahms CD Released

New album with Carlo-Oscar Østerlind, cello, and Emil Gryesten, piano, featuring works by Brahms, has been released on the label Danacord on June 8th.

The CD can be purchased here and will be available for streaming on all standard platforms shortly.

Video Diary

During the corona crisis, Emil is posting daily videos with favorite piano pieces.

Follow the video diary on Emil’s Facebook page.

Review in Fanfare magazine

Emil’s album Scherben, containing works by Søren Nils Eichberg, was reviewed in the latest issue of the American music journal Fanfare Magazine (March-Aprll 2020 issue).

Fanfare describes Eichbergs piano cycle Scherben thus:

Eichberg has created a 19-minute cycle of ingenious, at times virtuosic miniatures that would fit on any piano recital and delight any audience.”


CANCELLED Judge at Steinway Piano Competition

Emil will be a judge in the Danish Steinway Piano Competition, which takes place in Aarhus Concert Hall on May 9th. Emil will also judge the preliminary regional competition of East Jutland, on March 14th.More

Mr. Gryesten Jensen posseses a glorious sound, and a pianistic quality of the highest standard.

Helsingin Sanomat


He is a full-blooded romantic and an emotionally powerful musician (…) Emil Gryesten succeeded in combining thrilling virtuosity with captivating music-making.


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Beethoven: Complete Violin Sonatas III

Rødkilde Gymnasium, festsalen

A part of the series of all Beethoven’s 10 sonatas for violin and piano in Vejle.

With violinist Benedikte Damgaard