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    Naxos 2020

    Arvo Pärt, Julia Wolfe, Caroline Shaw and songs from Laudario di Cortona.

    "...deep popular roots medieval chants and the spiritual uplifting of Pärt's soaring music... this juxtaposition becomes fascinating." - Le Devoir

  • Crossing Borders

    Dacapo 2017

    Paul Hillier and Ars Nova Copenhagen continue their exploration of Danish vocal music.

  • First Drop

    Cantaloupe Music 2017

    Conducted by Paul Hillier since 2003, Denmark’s Ars Nova Copenhagen has built an immovable reputation as one of the world’s most versatile and inventive vocal ensembles. First Drop is testament to that spirit. Music by Steve Reich, Terry Riley, David Lang, Michael Gordon, Howard Skempton, Luis Andriessen, Gabriel Jackson, Kevin Volans and Pablo Ortiz.

  • Pablo Ortiz - Gallos y Huesos I Notker

    Orchid Classics 2015

    This debut recording on the label Orchid Classics by Ars Nova Copenhagen and Paul Hilleir presents musci by Argentinean composer Pablo Ortiz. Gallos Y Huesos (Roosters & Bones) sets poems by Argentine writer Sergio Chejfec, alongside Notker, featuring texts by Notker the Stammerer, a monk and musician who died in 912.

  • Carl Nielsen

    Songs for choir Dacapo 2014

    “It is strange that when I write these simple melodies, it is as if I am not the composer – it is people from my childhood or the Danish people who want something through me.”

    Carl Nielsen 

  • Carambolage

    Dacapo 2014

    This world premiere recording of four key works by Borup-Jørgensen combines two leading Danish ensembles, Århus Sinfonietta and Ars Nova Copenhagen.

  • THE GOLDEN AGE of Danish Partsongs

    Dacapo 2014

    Danish Golden Age jewels with Ars Nova Copenhagen. Includes Classical and Romantic works as well as music from the subsequent generations right up until our own time.

  • Arvo Pärt: Creator Spritus

    Harmonia Mundi 2012

    Paul Hillier curates this collection of Arvo Pärt's instrumental and choral chamber music drawn from different periods in the composer's career. He brings together his celebrated vocal ensembles, along with chamber group NYYD, and long-time collaborator organist Christopher Bowers-Broadbent, to produce another powerful recording of ethereal sacred music.

  • Requiem

    Dacapo 2012

    The 500 years that separate Renaissance master Johannes Ockeghem (c. 1410-97) and Danish composer Bent Sørensen (b. 1958) seem to disappear in this extraordinary Requiem which is a totality integrated both dramatically and musically; a work that unites the stylistic contrasts in a mode of expression that seems at once timeless and entirely present. The project has been initiated by conductor Paul Hillier and interpreted by his GRAMMY-winning ensemble Ars Nova Copenhagen.

  • The Christmas Story

    Harmonia Mundi 2011

    Inspired by the much-loved service of 'Nine Lessons and Carols' given every Christmas Eve in England, this recording presents the Nativity story told through plainchant, motets, 17th Century dialogues, and traditional folk carols. Paul Hillier leads Ars Nova Copenhagen and Theatre of Voices in music he has culled and arranged from Italian, German, Danish, English, and American sources.