“Danish recorder player Pernille Petersen (born 1983) had her debute from the soloist class at the Carl Nielsen Academy of Music in Odense in September 2010. She has finished her diploma studies in 2008 at the Carl Nielsen Academy of Music in Odense, Denmark with Nikolaj Ronimus. Pernille has also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in Copenhagen with Lene Langballe and a year as a guest student at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm with Dan Laurin. Pernille had her debute from the soloist class at the Carl Nielsen Academy of Music in Odense in September 2010.
Pernille Petersen is active as a soloist and chamber musician in many constellations in Denmark and the nordic countries. Her repertoire has its base in early and contemporary music but she constantly explores new possibilities. Her regular ensembles consist of duos with harpsichord, accordion, recorder and percussion and of bigger baroque groups.
In 2000 Pernille won the gold medal prize at Berlingske Tidende’s Classical Music Competition in Copenhagen, a prestigious classical music competition for young musicians.
In 2009 Pernille was the winner of Moeck/SRP Solo Recorder Competition in London. In May 2010 Pernille won the first Mieke Van Weddingen Recorder Competition in Mechelen, Belgium and was also given the audience award.
Pernille appears on recordings with Trinitatis Kantori and with Ensemble 1700. In november 2010 her first solo recording “Sonatas by Mr. Castrucci and Mr. Geminiani” was released by CDKlassisk, Olufsen Records, Denmark.”
Visit website for more information. (ed.)
Category: Ensembles/Performers/Associations/Societies / Winds - Recorder (solo/consort/orchestra)
Added on: Mar 24, 2012 | Hits: 800