Alsted, Birgitte


Birgitte Alsted (b. 1942), Denmark

One of Denmark’s leading women composers. Trained as a violinist. Active as a composer since 1972, and has become known for her experimental music. Has worked with theater and ballet music, improvisation, and recently also electronics.

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Selected works:

2002 Zu versuchen, die Fragen

2002: Odysseus on a Minicruise

2006: Dance with Bells