“Scandinavian Works For Wind Quintet”
|Hans Abrahamsen||Wind Quintet No. 2, "Walden".|
|Vagn Holmboe||Notturno, Op. 19 (Music for Five Winds).|
|Carl August Nielsen||Wind Quintet, Op. 43 (FS 100).|
|Per Nørgård||Whirl's World.|
Scandinavian Wind Quintet.
This disc illustrates successive generations of Danish composers.
Per Nørgård belongs to a group of composers who have used the techniques of Modernism to their own ends.
Hans Abrahamsen represents another trend that has rejected the complexity of serialism, but upholds its demand for rigid control of the compositional process.