Concerts for Children

Mathias Madsen Munch has composed several interactive concerts for a variety of ensemble sizes.

He continually develops new interactive concerts and is former house composer at DR Musikariet with support from The Danish Arts Council. 

Press the poster and read more about the currently touring concerts

on behalf of DR Musikariet and Levende Musik i Skolen

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The Endless Labyrinth

(2014)

for 6 musicians

(vln, vla, vlc, db, keys & sound)

The interactive concert based on role play mechanics has toured all over Denmark on behalf of DR Musikariet and has had great success around the world being Munch's most popular work. Performances in Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Perm, Krasnoyarsk) and Latvia (Riga, Madona).

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Baron von Münchhausen (2015)

for 3 musicians

(el. vln, perc & keytar)

The popular concert has toured in Denmark since 2016 and played over 75 concerts on behalf of LMS

(Live Music in Schools). The concert presents the story of the notorious baron who travels all over the Middle East pursuing the best bottle of wine in the world.

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The Dreaded Pirates

(2018)

for 5 musicians

(vocal, drums, db, guitar & keys)

The concert is Mathias' first work as house composer in DR Musikariet. It has been developed together with the Maritime Museum of Denmark and author Merlin P. Mann with assistance from Claus Reenberg. In the concert the audience controls the ship using conducting and singing in different meters.

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"Ragnarok"

Vardlokkur

(2019)

for 5 musicians

(vocal, drums, perc, vln & keys)

The concert is Mathias' second work as house composer in DR Musikariet. It has been developed together with the National Museum of Denmark and designer Jim Lyngvild with assistance from Claus Reenberg. Vardlokkur premiered Fall 2019.

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Circus

(2019)

for 3 musicians

(vocal/perc, guitar & keys/acc.)

The concert is specifically targeted families and smaller children. It is the most accessible of Mathias' concerts as the universe and songs have been developed together with children from Copenhagen on behalf of the Cycling Music School.

RAGNAROK – excerpt from DR Concert HouseArtist Name
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