March 10, 2014

Memnon – CD of the year!

Booklet for the CD Memnon - Sound Portraits of Ibsen Characters by Ruth Wilhelmine Meyer and Helge Lien

CD OF THE YEAR! and two VIDEOS! Success!

MEMNON – Soundportraits of Ibsen characters recieved very nice reviews in Europe and in the USA during 2013.

The album was titled CD of the year 2013 in the German magazin, Musenblätter:

/… / Dieses perfekte Konzept-Album ist die beste, spannendste neue Musikproduktion, die mir 2013 zu Ohren gekommen ist. Sie ist mehr als unsere Auszeichnung, den „Musenkuß“ wert – es ist unsere Schallplatte des Jahres. Chapeau! /… /

/… / This perfect concept album is the best, most exciting new music production, that reached my ear in 2013. It is worth more than our honor, the “Musenkuß” – it is our record of the year. Chapeau! /… /


In the New York City Jazz Record- New York´s only homegrown jazz gazette , the Memnon CD was among the HONORABLE MENTION – NEW RELEASES (2013) in the “BEST OF 2013” issue – /… /our most highly anticipated and coveted issue by readers, musicians and advertisers alike appearing in our special two-page Best-of-the-Year centerspread …


Two videos with music from the MEMNON CD made by the videoartist Gunleik Groven


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