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.


Artistic Research

Together with musicologist Thomas Solak, Emil is carrying out a project in Artistc Research at the Royal Danish Academy of Music from August 2021 to September 2023.
Gryesten and Solak’s project “Beethoven Reconstructed” focuses on Beethoven’s late piano sonatas and Schenkerian analysis and will be presented through CD recordings, a series of lecture concerts, and several articles in international journals.
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New album released

On the new album released on Danacord, Emil performs works for cello and piano by Alfred Schnittke together with cellist Carl-Oscar Østerlind.

The CD can be purchased here and will soon be available on online streaming platforms:

Top rating for Scherben in Piano News

In a review by leading German music critic Carsten Dürer in the Piano News magazine, Emil’s album “Scherben – Works for Piano and Ensemble by Søren Nils Eichberg” got a 6 out of 6 rating.


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.