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Beethoven Reconstructed

Articles relating to Emil Gryesten & Thomas Solak’s artistic research project Beethoven Reconstructed, about Schenkerian analysis and the interpretation of Beethoven’s late piano sonatas, are now published on the homepage of the Royal Danish Academy of Music:

Beethoven Reconstructed

For now, articles by Solak are only in Danish, but an English translation is under way.

New Lied Duo

In November 2023, Emil launches a collaboration with Norwegian soprano Hedvig Haugerud.

Hedvig and Emil will premiere their new duo at concerts on Friday, November 17 in Gentofte Church, and Saturday, November 18, in Skagen Church (see events).


Concerts in November

Emil will perform at a variety of solo and chamber concerts in November:

November 10: Rådhuskoncerter, Nørresundby. Trio concert Kumi Shimizu, violin, and Toke Møldrup, cello

November 17: Gentofte Kirke. Lied recital with soprano Hedvig Haugerud


Brahms Horn Trio in Danish radio P2

On August 2nd, at a concert at Odsherred Kammermusikfestival, Emil performed the Brahms Horn Trio together with solo hornist in Danish RSO Lasse Mauritzen and concert master of Copenhagen Philharmonic Jon Gjesme.

The concert was broadcast on live radio by the Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR) and can be streamed here: Link to DR. The Brahms trio is the second half of the concert, starting at 1’42 in the broadcast.

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


Lecture Recital with Søren Schauser

Royal Danish Academy of Music, Study Hall

Lecture Recital together with philosopher Søren Schauser.

“Analogy and Enchantment” I – Schubert, Schumann and Brahms



Cph Phil Chamber Concert

Konservatoriets koncertsal

Chamber concert with musicians from Copenhagen Philharmonic

Poulenc: Trio


Hobro Musikforening

Mariagerfjord Gymnasium

With violinist Benedikte Damgaard

Sonatas Beethoven, Brahms, Grieg



Hjørring Musikforening

Hjørring Gymnasium

With violinist Benedikte Damgaard

Sonatas Beethoven, Brahms, Grieg