Niklas Willén

Born 1961
Niklas Willén
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1961
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Niklas Willén

Niklas Willén Biography (Wikipedia)

Niklas Willén (born March 30, 1961) is a Swedish conductor. He was born in Stockholm and studied conducting and composition there at the Royal College of Music. His conducting teachers were Professors Jorma Panula and Kjell Ingebretsen and his composition tutors were Ingvar Karkoff and Daniel Börtz.

Niklas Willén has served as Principal Guest Conductor of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Chief Conductor of the Nordic Chamber Orchestra in Sweden and the South Jutland Symphony Orchestra in Denmark. He has also been General Music Director of the Volkstheater Rostock and Chief Conductor of the North German Philharmonic Orchestra and he is currently Chief Conductor of the WDR Radio Orchestra in Cologne, Germany. Willén works with major orchestras and opera houses in Scandinavia, the rest of Europe and the USA. He has recorded for a number of labels including Naxos, BIS and Hyperion. He has 4 children, Linnea, Julius, Hugo and Ossian.

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Hugo Alfvén
King Gustav II Adolf, Op 49 (Suite)
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King Gustav II Adolf, Op 49 (Suite)
Dag Wirén
Serenade for Strings (Op.11)
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Serenade for Strings (Op.11)
Carl Nielsen
Symphony No.3 (Op.27) "Sinfonia espansiva"
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Symphony No.3 (Op.27) "Sinfonia espansiva"
Hugo Alfvén
Young Love - Synnove on the Mountain Pasture (Synnove Solbakken)
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Young Love - Synnove on the Mountain Pasture (Synnove Solbakken)
Hugo Alfvén
Festspel Op.25 for orchestra
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Festspel Op.25 for orchestra
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén, Niklas Willén & Ludvig Norman
Andante Sostenuto for orchestra
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Andante Sostenuto for orchestra
Carl Nielsen
Aladdin's Dream; Dance of the Morning Mists (Aladdin Suite)
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Aladdin's Dream; Dance of the Morning Mists (Aladdin Suite)
Tor Aulin
4 Swedish Dances: No. 1
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4 Swedish Dances: No. 1
Tor Aulin
Four Swedish Dances - No. 4
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Four Swedish Dances - No. 4
Ture Rangström
Partita for Violin and Orchestra
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Partita for Violin and Orchestra
Franz Berwald
The Battle of Leipzig - Musical Painting
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The Battle of Leipzig - Musical Painting
Tor Aulin
1st Movement (Moderato marcato) from Swedish Dances for Orchestra (Op.32)
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1st Movement (Moderato marcato) from Swedish Dances for Orchestra (Op.32)
Franz Berwald
Concerto In C Sharp Minor
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Concerto In C Sharp Minor
Carl Nielsen
Helios, FS32
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Helios, FS32
Jean Sibelius
Symphony no. 7 in C major Op.105
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Symphony no. 7 in C major Op.105
Carl Nielsen
Helios - overture Op.17
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Helios - overture Op.17
Wilhelm Stenhammar
2 Sentimental romances Op.28 for violin and orchestra
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2 Sentimental romances Op.28 for violin and orchestra
Niels Wilhelm Gade
Echoes from Ossian - overture Op.1
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Echoes from Ossian - overture Op.1
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