[UPDATE: The 2nd and 3rd movements of the »Cantabile« suite were performed on June 10th, 2009. Info and MP3 audio excerpts are available here.]
You can now download an excerpt of the first movement of my symphonic poem »Cantabile«. The first movement - »Souffle le vent« (»Cry of the Winds«) - was given it's world premiere performance at the royal gala concert in celebration of H.R.H. Prince Henrik on June 10th, 2004, and it is excerpts of that performance you can now download and listen to.
The MP3-files has been encoded in high quality using LAME v.3.96.1 (--alt-preset extreme).
Click here to download an excerpt (bar 299-387) (4:10 min., 6.8 MB, 227 kbps vbr MP3)
[estimated approximate download time: 56k modem = 16 minutes, 1024Kb DSL/cable = 56 seconds]
Additional shorter excerpts:
Click here to download excerpt 2 (bar 194-277) (3.9 MB, 240 kbps vbr MP3)
Click here to download excerpt 3 (bar 120-164) (3.7 MB, 223 kbps vbr MP3)
The Danish National Symphony Orchestra
The Danish National Choir
Sine Bundgaard (soprano)
Bo Anker Hansen (bass-baritone)
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)
(If you would like to hear the movement in its full lenght, please contact me through "private message" or by email using the Contact Us page).
The symphonic poem »Cantabile« is copyright © Frederik Magle and may not be altered or redistributed in any way without express permission. You are allowed to link freely to this page. You are not allowed to link directly to the MP3 files (hotlinking) without clearly stating the credits and copyright and linking to this page as well. The music has been uploaded to this site for free download with the consent of the copyright holders and in accordance with Danish and international copyright law.