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China Tour 2020

In the summer of 2020, Duo Damgaard-Gryesten, consisting of violinist Benedikte Damgaard, will embark on a tour of China, with 8 concerts in major cities from July 16th to 28th. The concert programmes will consist of sonatas by Beethoven, Brahms and Grieg.


CD Release

The album SCHERBEN – Works for piano and chamber ensemble by Søren Nils Eichberg will be released by DACAPO on August 14.

Excerpt from the press release from DACAPO:

“‘The piano is my instrument,’ says Søren Nils Eichberg; ‘I am led by my fingers.’ More

The Ten Violin Sonatas by Beethoven

As a celebration of the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), Duo Damgaard-Gryesten will perform the complete violin sonatas by Beethoven, during concert tours in 2020 and 2012., with the 10 sonatas divided in 3 concert programs.More

Picures at an Exhibition

For upcomming recitals in the spring 2019, Emil is presenting a new recital program:
Beethoven: “Waldstein” Sonata
Liszt: 3 Transcendental Etudes: “Feux Follets”, “Wilde Jagd”, “Chasse neige”
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
The Pictures at an Exhibition are a new addition to Emil’s repertoire, which has been requested by several Danish concert organizers. The premiere of this piece will be at Tønder Musikforening on January 27th.

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.


Upcoming Events


Release concert – “SCHERBEN”

Garnisons Church, Copenhagen

Release concert for the new album SCHERBEN
Works for piano and chamber ensemble by Søren Nils Eichberg
DACAPO label
Free entrance



Nordens Unge Tonekunstnere – Young Nordic Composers

Piano Studio, Klaverstemmeren, Aalborg

Solo recital with contemporary music

Works by Søren Nils Eichberg and Sergej Prokofiev


Solo recital

Dronningborg Kirke

Solo recital programme

Mozart, Chopin, Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition


Royal Opera chamber music series

Takkelloftet Hall, Royal Opera, Copenhagen

Duo with violinist Therese Andersen

Beethoven: “Kreutzer” Sonata


Faxe Kunst- og Musikforening

Vemmetofte Kloster

Trio Vivo – piano trio

Works by Beethoven and Schumann


Saison Blüthner

Goethe Institut, Paris

Solo Recital
Beethoven op. 111 and Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Organized by Blüthner Artists in co-operation with the Goethe Institute