Schumann and contemporary Danish music: Johannes Wildner and the Sønderjyllands Symphony

A pair of works by Danish composer Anders Koppel opens the two concerts that Johannes Wildner and his Sønderjyllands Symfoni play in Tønder and Flensburg: The Festival Overture and the second concerto for accordion and orchestra, with Bjarke Mogensen as soloist; after the intermission, Schumann’s first symphony complements (and compliments) the modern works.

Sønderjylland Symphony Orchestra
Johannes Wildner: Conductor
Bjarke Mogensen: accordion
Anders Koppel: Festival Ouverture
Anders Koppel: Concerto No. 2 for accordion and orchestra
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 B-flat major op. 38, “Spring”
November 25th — Arts Centre Tønder
November 26th — Idrætshallen Flensburg

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