Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Rasmussen CV, English

1969-2008 appointed by the State Conservatory in Aarhus, 1988-2008 as full professor of composition
1975 initiated The Elsinore Players, a chamber ensemble touring widely in Europe, South Korea and South America
1977-81 member of the Danish Music Counsil
1978 founded the Aarhus NUMUS-festival, artistic directer until 2002
1983 organized and directed the ISCM World Music Days in Aarhus
1986 founded the music theatre group Danish Piano Theatre
1991-97 artistic director for the Esbjerg Ensemble
1997-2002 artistic director for Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen
2000-08 vice president in the board of the Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen
2003-07 member of the Danish Music Council

Since 1986 Rasmussen resides partly in Denmark, partly in Rome, Italy

Other activities have included producing programmes about new music for the Danish Radio, lectures all over Europe and the USA and being chairman of the Danish Art Foundation section for music.

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