Repertoire Search

Poul Ruders

Publisher: Edition Wilhelm Hansen

...A highly original ear for harmony and texture, as well as an infectious love of the large gesture, runs through almost every Ruders work - Anthony Tommasini, New York Times

...His orchestrations hallucinate and illuminate in amazing ways. Hear him. Now. - Edward Seckerson, The Independent
Key Works:
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 Grammy nomination in category Best Contemporary Classical Composition for Piano Concerto No. 2 (Bridge records)
  • 2011 Selma Jezková is performed at Lincoln Center, USA
  • 2005 Kafka’s Trial is premiered at The Royal Danish Opera, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2004 Final Nightshade premiered and commissioned by New York Philharmonic
  • 2003 The Handmaid’s Tale is performed at the English National Opera, England as well as The Minnesota Opera, USA
  • 2002 Listening Earth is premiered and commissioned by the Berliner Philharmoniker
  • 2002 Grammy nominations in categories Best Opera and Best Contemporary Composition for The Handmaid’s Tale (Dacapo records)
  • 2000 The Handmaid’s Tale is premiered at The Royal Danish Opera, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1995 BBC Symphony Orchestra commissions and premieres “Concerto in Pieces”

Close X

Newsletter Signup

Enter your email address to keep up to date with the latest news and special offers from Music Sales Classical.
Your data is secure and you can unsubscribe at any time. Read our Privacy Policy

Click here to receive regular news
© Copyright 2019 Music Sales Classical. Part of the Music Sales Group.