In this year's first issue of Nordic Highlights we focus on soprano saxophonist, composer and environmentalist Anders Paulsson, and Finnish-Canadian composer Matthew Whittall. You also find the latest news about our composers. Due to the ungoing Coronavirus pandemic, many of the performances, premieres, festivals etc. will sadly be cancelled or postponed.
Albert Schnelzer has been awarded the Swedish Music Publishers' Prize 2019 for his Piano Concerto – This is Your Kingdom. The concerto was commissioned by the Swedish RSO for the American pianist Conrad Tao and was premiered om 14 March 2019.