= "Light on your path!" for organ and brass quintet, Part
Track 2 = "Light on your path!" for organ and brass
quintet, Part 2 (03:01)
• The original version of "Light on your path" - the piece,
that was given it's first perfrmance at the baptism of H.H. Prince Nikolai
in Fredensborg castle, november 6, 1999 (Read more about the baptism
here). For this CD, it has been recorded in Concerthall of the Danish
Radio (Which holds the third-largest pipe organ in Denmark) with Frederik
Magle (playing the organ) and The Brass Ensemble of the Royal Danish
"Light on your path" is dedicated to His Highness Prince Nikolai
William Alexander Frederik to Denmark.
Track 3 = "Intermezzo" for brass quintet
• World premiere recording of a new piece for brass quintet, composed
for the CD.
The music was finished the night before the recording session, and
is the newest piece on the CD
Track 4 = "Rising of a new day" for symphony orchestra
• Another world premiere recording. A highly virtuoso orchestral piece
with a cinematic, sound-track like, character.
Track 5 = "Dance of the Planets" (Klodernes Dans)
• A "free" improvisation. A piece composed and recorded
in one take without any kind of preparation.
Track 6 = "Calm Ocean" piano-improvisation (03:38)
Track 7 = "Flying" piano-improvisation (02:43)
Track 8 = "Prière" piano-improvisation (03:32)
• Three free improvisations for piano, where Frederik Magle among
other qualitys demonstrate his abilities as a pianist.
Track 9 = "Sun of the Spring" Fantasia for organ
• This piece was given it's first performance at the Royal Familys
visit to Stubbekøbing in the spring 1999. It was also used
- in a reduced version - as prelude at the baptism of Prince Nikolai
Track 10 = "Sleep sweetly little child" Choral Fantasia
on T.H.Laub's hymn. (13:48)
• "Sleep sweetly little child" was sung by the Danish Radio's
Girls' choir at the royal baptism, and can be heard here in an extended
arrangement, composed by Frederik Magle for this CD.
Track 11 = "Light on your path!" orchestral version
• The last piece on the CD is a new orchestration of "Light on
your path" for symphony orchestra (also written for the CD).
With the addition of new elements, not heard in the original version
Total playing time = 59:36