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Review in Seismograf

Danish Seismograf/DMT – dubbing itself the oldest and most modern music magazine in Scandinavia – reviewed Gageego!’s Nordic concert recently. The ensemble is praised for a gritty choice of music and a no-compromises, first-class performance. The review also touches upon the sometimes problematic polemics between different modern schools (the traditional instruments …

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Gageego! i Stenhammarsalen. Foto: Rockfoto för Dagens Nyheter

Review: “Unison jungle roars”

Critic Martin Nyström från Stockholm daily DN visited Gageego!’s jubilee concert – and he liked what he heard.  The review also includes a super compact recap of the 20 first years of Gageego!, from the first concert to todays position as one of Sweden’s leading ensembles for contemporary music. Here, the collaborations with and interest in female composers is emphasized, …

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Föreställningsbild från Prosperos trädgård. Foto: Kristin Lidell

Review: “Superbly performed”

More acknowledgments from major Swedish daily DN, noting “the teeming world of sound, superbly performed by Gageego! under David Björkman’s leadership, which in itself is worth the visit. “ DN visited the Swedish premiere of Prospero’s Garden, a chamber opera by Ming Tsao. Gageego! appeared as the opera chapel. Read the review (in Swedish) at DN.se! SparaSpara

Gageego! Gig!

Concert

Claude Debussy SonatHeinz Holliger Sequenzen über Johannes 1:32Víctor Varela Axle-asimétrica 2 (uruppförande)Toru Takemitsu And then I knew ‘twas windGeorge Crumb An Idyll for the Misbegotten Review in Göteborgs-Tidningen 18 January 1999 Gageego! reflects the 20th century, Margaret Myers “Gageego! Yes! A great ensemble… ” “… We western Swedes can be proud that we …

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Stenungsund kammarmusikfestival

Salong Modern

The contemporary music of the 20th century, presented by Sixten Nordström. Richard Strauss  All mein Gedanken • Du meines Hertzens Krönelein • Kling! excerpts from: Arnold Schönberg  Pierrot Lunaire Kammarsymfonie opus 9 (arr Anton Webern) Alban Berg  Violinkonzert Béla Bartók  Kontraste Olivier Messiaen  Mode de valeurs et d’intensités Sven-Erik …

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Gageego! Gig!

Concert

Fredrik Österling Nature morteBéla Bartók KontrasteGeorge Crumb Vox BalaenaeArnold Schönberg Kammarsymfonie opus 9 (arr Anton Webern) Review in Göteborgs-Posten, January 19, 1998Gageego! offered the audience something extraordinary, Håkan Dahl”… Of course, every piece was followed by a storm of applause, and rarely has it felt more appropriate than this evening.”