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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 14th. More

Summer Festivals

In July-August 2022 Emil will appear at a couple of classical music summer festivals:

Nordisk Kammermusikfestival in Hillerød, Denmark – solo recital 27/7, programme including Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition.

Odsherred Kammermusikfestival, Denmark, 31/7-5/8 – a series of chamber music concerts with various musicians.


Song and String Quartet

Together with the Artos String Quartet and tenor Jens Krogsgaard, Emil will present a varied programme including Beethoven’s song cycle An die ferne Geliebte, the piano sonata op. 110, and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ song cycle On Wenlock Edge, which will be performed at two festivals:

May 13 at Søholm Kammermusikweekend, Samsø, Denmark

May 23 at Artos Festival, Aarhus, Denmark

Tchaikovsky Concerto

One of the highlights of the 21-22 season will be an appearance as a soloist with South Denmark Philharmonic in Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto no. 1 on January 27th in the Alsion Concert Hall, Sonderborg.


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


Artos Festival

Elværket, Åbyhøj, Aarhus

Beethoven: An die ferne Geliebte. Sonate op. 110. Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge

Jens Krogsgaard, tenor. Artos Strygekvartet



Beethoven: Complete Violin Sonatas III

Mølholm Kirke, Vejle

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

With violinist Benedikte Damgaard




Nordisk Kammermusikfestival

Nordisk Kammermusikfestival, Hillerød


Program: Bach-Busoni: Chaconne; Mussorgsky: Udstillingsbilleder


2022to5 Aug

Odsherreds Kammermusikfestival

Anneberg Kulturpark

Week-long chamber music festival with mixed programme.


Korsør Koncerterne

Kongegaarden, Korsør

Duo with violinist Benedikte Damgaard