Oliver Knussen

(1952 - )

British

'No figure in British contemporary music is more respected than Oliver Knussen… every piece makes its point perfectly and shows Knussen's mastery of his musical language and influences.'
The Guardian

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Oliver Knussen: New York Portrait

Whilst in the US, Knussen also stopped off at the Miller Theater in New York for a portrait concert given by Ensemble Signal and conductor Brad Lubman. Read more

Knussen returns to Boston

Oliver Knussen’s Boston connections run deep – in the 1970s he studied with the New England Conservatory professor Gunther Schuller, and later went on to hold many important positions at the Tanglewood Festival (run by Boston Symphony Orchestra) – so it was with great warmth that he was welcomed back to Boston this year for a series of portrait concerts to celebrate his 60th birthday. Read more

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