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Brahms Requiem on Palm Sunday

Once again, Emil is taking part in a performance of the Brahms Requiem with Mogens Dahl Chamber Choir and piano duo partner Rikke Sandberg, on Palm Sunday – March 24 at Holmens Kirke, Copenhagen.


Beethoven videos on Youtube

The photographer Nikolaj Lund has produced two short videos with music from Emil’s recent album: Beethoven: The Late Piano Sonatas.

Hammerklavier opening

Sonata op. 109, movement II

Spring 2024

Some highlights of the upcoming concert season, winter-spring 2024 (more will be added soon!):

January 20 – Viborg Musiksal – Ravel Trio – Kammermusik ved Fjorden

February 22 – Kunsthal Kongegaarden – “Contrasts” – trio with August Finkas & Morten Lyngs


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.

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


Violin and piano

Ebeltoft Kirke

Concert with violinist Clara Richter Bæk

Works by Beethoven, Franck and Carl Nielsen



Hjørring Musikforening

Hjørring Gymnasium

With violinist Benedikte Damgaard

Sonatas Beethoven, Brahms, Grieg




Rådhuset, Nørresundby

Trio concert with Yana Deshkova, violin; Matthias Hehrmann, cello

Including Dvorak: Dumky Trio

Organized by Raadhuskoncerter