David Härenstam solo guitar

DAVID HÄRENSTAM - Classical Guitar

David Härenstam - Solo Guitar

 

Since completing his higher musical studies for an Advanced Diploma under

Professor John Mills at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, David

Härenstam has worked on a long list of CDs and radio and TV recordings. He

has toured Europe and Australia both as soloist and with various ensembles,

performing music that ranges from Baroque to modern art music, often

including improvisations together with his own “David Härenstam Trio”. David

has made seven internationally acclaimed recordings in his own name, and has

participated in numerous recordings with various artists and musicians, including

pianist Bengt Forsberg and violinist Nils-Erik Sparf, as well as actress

Stina Ekblad and singer-song writer Sophie Moleta.

 

Listen:

Folk Song Variations>>

Oración Para Todos>>

 

Program

Santiago de Murcia (1673-1739) Suite en ré majeur  

Allemanda, Corrente, Zarabanda, Allegro,

Rondo, Giga I, Giga II, Gavotta, La Burlesca

 

Atanas Ourkouzounov (1970) Folk Song Variations

 

Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840) From Grand Sonata

Romance Piu tosto largo amorosamente

 

Enrique Granados (1867-1916) Danza Española No 2 opus 37 

 

Erland von Koch (1910-2009) Utanmyra - Variationer

-Interval-

 

Staffan Storm (1964) Lost Summers

 

Agustin Barrios Mangoré (1885-1944) 

Preludio Adagio

Vilancico de Navidad

Oracion para tódos

 

Leo Brouwer (1939) Paisaje Cubano Con Campanas

 

Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829) Grand Overture Op. 61

 

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Reviews:

Sparkling virtuoso pieces … Romantic and shimmering of Azur... Cuban heat ... Manuel de Fallas wondrous Romance ... A glowing musical suite ... Härenstam really wants to give the listener everything ... A perfect listening in the summer night

Dagens Nyheter, SWE

 

David Härenstam knows it all: Perfect virtuoso technique without any weaknesses, great sound, musicality... It is such a beautiful sound! In Härenstams hands it becomes really big music!

Guitaren, Denmark

 

A master in guitar playing... Without a shadow of a doubt, David Härenstam is one of the most interesting musicians in Sweden right now

Lira - Music Magazine, SWE

Brave... Musician of the highest class... Beautifully played

Svenska Dagbladet, SWE

A talented guitarist… clean piercing notes…

It`s a sparse beautiful treatment

Jazz Review, USA

Brilliantly Inventive

Classical Guitar Magazine, UK

It 's alive, breathing, technically perfect

Guitar and Lute Magazine, SWE

Härenstam is one of the big guitarists in Sweden today, positioning himself in between the classical and the contemporary music.

Nordlys, Norway

 

 

Reviews, original language:

David Härenstam kan det hele: Virtuos teknik uden svagheter, lækker lyd, musikalitet… Det er virkelig vellyd for øret! Det bliver stor musik i Härenstams hænder… Denne CD vidner om en musiker, der fortjener at blive kendt langt ud over Sveriges grænser… få øjne og ører op for denne talentfulde guitarist.

Guitaren, Danmark

 

4/5

Gnistrande virtuosstycken… azurblänkande romantik… kubansk hetta… Manuel de Fallas undersköna romans… En skimrande svit … Härenstam vill verkligen bjuda på allt… Perfekt lyssning i sommarnatten

Dagens Nyheter

 

Härenstam er en av Sveriges store gitarister i skillet mellom klassisk- og samtidsmusik.

Nordlys, Norge

 

Gör en sådär euforiskt lycklig... han är en mästerlig gitarrist... Han är utan tvekan en av de mest spännande svenska musikerna

Lira