Entries by kimrafael

Two nominations to Carl Prisen 2017

A few days ago I received a phone call from Carl Prisen 2017 letting me know that I am so lucky to be nominated for two awards. “Composer of the Year” in the Roots category and “Talent of the Year”. I feel very honoured by this recognition of my work! The award show is on […]

Four Danish Music Awards!

This has been a crazy week for me. A week ago I attended the Danish Music Awards – Folk, where I was nominated as “Best Composer” and Afenginn’s OPUS as “Best release” – and received both awards! Then a week later we were nominated in Danish Music Awards – World for OPUS again: “Composer of the […]

Arrangements on new Aske Jacoby album

The fabulous Aske Jacoby has a new album out! It is called Luna Plena Super Me and was released by Sony Music on April 16th this year. I had the big honor to write string and brass arrangements on a couple of tunes on the album and I’m really happy, impressed and a bit blown […]

Composer’s grant from Danish Arts Foundation!

I have received a grant from the Danish Arts Foundation for continuous compositional work over the next year. I am very happy and grateful for this honor and will keep doing my best and working on new music. The road as a self-employed composer/musician is uncertain most of the time, and getting a grant really […]

OPUS is out!

I haven’t been updating this site for quite a while. The last 12 months or so has been pretty turbulent as I’ve been composing and producing the new Afenginn album. It is now finally ready and released. It’s called OPUS and really turned out great, if I may say that myself. The reviews so far […]

Back from Tasmania

In January Afenginn toured in Australia for the second time. It was great to be back and we played at some amazing festivals and did a bunch of clubgigs in the weekdays…and did even have time for some relaxing days in the Blue Mountains. After ca 20 days of touring we hit Tasmania, where I unfortunately injured […]

Composer of the year!

Yesterday I received the statue for “Best Composer” in the Danish Music Awards – World for my work with Afenginn. I am totally thrilled and honoured by this recognition! The jury said: Sound-wise and melodiously, the music pulls in many directions, but at the same time the composer is deeply rooted in his own sound. The […]

Spændende tider i Dánjal lejren

Det sidste stykke tid har gået på at få flyttet kanonerne i stilling til den kommende Dánjal udgivelse i efteråret. Det bliver vores største satsning hidtil og til gengæld med den bedste plade vi har lavet 🙂 Vi har været igang i et par år og i starten af denne uge landede pladerne fra fabrikken. […]