Real Name:
Håkan Hardenberger
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Swedish classical trumpeter (born 1961, Malmö).

He took up the trumpet at the age of eight under the tutelage of Bo Nilsson. Hardenberger pursued further studies at the Paris Conservatoire, with Pierre Thibaud, and in Los Angeles with Thomas Stevens. He quickly established a career as a virtuoso who possesses an impressive command of the classical repertoire.

He has also commissioned many new works from contemporary composers including Harrison Birtwistle, Toru Takemitsu, Hans Werner Henze, Rolf Martinsson, Mark-Anthony Turnage, HK Gruber, Tobias Broström and Arvo Pärt. Hardenberger performs with the world’s leading orchestras, including The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester, The London Symphony Orchestra, Symphonie-Orchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks and NHK Kokyogakudan.

He is currently a professor at the Malmö Conservatoire and the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester. He is also Artist in Residence at the Dresdner Philharmonie; Further afield he is play/directing the Göteborgs Symfoniker (Gothenburg Symphony), the brass of the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and the Swedish Wind Ensemble.
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LP-287 Håkan Hardenberger - The Virtuoso Trumpet - Music by Arban, Francaix, Tisne, Honegger, Maxwell Davies, Rabe and Hartmann album art Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen - The Virtuoso Trumpet - Music by Arban, Francaix, Tisne, Honegger, Maxwell Davies, Rabe and Hartmann(LP, Album) BIS LP-287 UK & Europe 1985 Sell This Version
BIS-CD-287 Håkan Hardenberger - The Virtuoso Trumpet - Music by Arban, Francaix, Tisne, Honegger, Maxwell Davies, Rabe and Hartmann album art Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen - The Virtuoso Trumpet - Music by Arban, Francaix, Tisne, Honegger, Maxwell Davies, Rabe and Hartmann(CD, Album) BIS BIS-CD-287 Sweden 1985 Sell This Version
Håkan Hardenberger - Trumpet Concertos album art Haydn*, Hummel*, Hertel*, Stamitz*, Håkan Hardenberger, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields*, Sir Neville Marriner Haydn*, Hummel*, Hertel*, Stamitz*, Håkan Hardenberger, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields*, Sir Neville Marriner - Trumpet Concertos (Album) Philips Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
Håkan Hardenberger - Telemann: Trumpet Concertos album art Håkan Hardenberger Telemann: Trumpet Concertos (Album) Philips, Philips Germany 1988 Sell This Version
Håkan Hardenberger - Mysteries Of The Macabre album art Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen - Mysteries Of The Macabre Philips Classics US 1989 Sell This Version
422 344-1 Håkan Hardenberger - At The Beach album art Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen - At The Beach(LP) Philips 422 344-1 UK & Europe 1989 Sell This Version
422 344-2 Håkan Hardenberger - At The Beach album art Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen Håkan Hardenberger, Roland Pöntinen - At The Beach(CD) Philips 422 344-2 UK & Europe 1989 Sell This Version
426 311-2 Håkan Hardenberger - Trumpet Concertos - Trompetenkonzerte album art Håkan Hardenberger, London Philharmonic Orchestra*, Elgar Howarth Håkan Hardenberger, London Philharmonic Orchestra*, Elgar Howarth - Trumpet Concertos - Trompetenkonzerte(CD) Philips 426 311-2 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
Håkan Hardenberger - Endless Parade (Trumpet Concertos) album art Birtwistle*Blake Watkins*Maxwell Davies* - Håkan Hardenberger, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra*, Elgar Howarth Birtwistle*Blake Watkins*Maxwell Davies* - Håkan Hardenberger, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra*, Elgar Howarth - Endless Parade (Trumpet Concertos) Philips Germany 1991 Sell This Version
434 114-2 Håkan Hardenberger - Concertos album art Bernd Alois Zimmermann - Schiff*, Holliger*, Hardenberger*, SWF Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden*, Michael Gielen Bernd Alois Zimmermann - Schiff*, Holliger*, Hardenberger*, SWF Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden*, Michael Gielen - Concertos(CD) Philips 434 114-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
442 131-2 Håkan Hardenberger - Baroque Trumpet Concertos album art I Musici, Håkan Hardenberger I Musici, Håkan Hardenberger - Baroque Trumpet Concertos(CD, Album) Philips 442 131-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
Håkan Hardenberger - Brass Concertos album art Vagn Holmboe, Håkan Hardenberger, Christian Lindberg, Jens Bjørn-Larsen, Aalborg Symphony Orchestra*, Owain Arwel Hughes Vagn Holmboe, Håkan Hardenberger, Christian Lindberg, Jens Bjørn-Larsen, Aalborg Symphony Orchestra*, Owain Arwel Hughes - Brass Concertos (Album) BIS Sweden 1996 Sell This Version
446 065-2 Håkan Hardenberger - Emotion album art Håkan Hardenberger Emotion(CD, Album) Philips Classics 446 065-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
Håkan Hardenberger - Concerto For Piano, Trumpet & Strings / Piano Concerto / Légende album art Shostakovich* / Britten* / Enesco* - Leif Ove Andsnes, Håkan Hardenberger, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Järvi Shostakovich* / Britten* / Enesco* - Leif Ove Andsnes, Håkan Hardenberger, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Järvi - Concerto For Piano, Trumpet & Strings / Piano Concerto / Légende (Album) EMI Classics US 1999 Sell This Version
DOYCD088 Håkan Hardenberger - Fireworks: Music Composed By Elgar Howarth Vol. III album art Hakan Hardenberger*, Eikanger-Bjorsvik Musikklag* Directed By The Composer* Hakan Hardenberger*, Eikanger-Bjorsvik Musikklag* Directed By The Composer* - Fireworks: Music Composed By Elgar Howarth Vol. III(CD, Album) Doyen DOYCD088 UK 1999 Sell This Version
BIS-CD-1021, CD-1021 Håkan Hardenberger - Håkan Hardenberger Plays Swedish Trumpet Concertos album art Håkan Hardenberger, Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Gilbert Varga Håkan Hardenberger, Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Gilbert Varga - Håkan Hardenberger Plays Swedish Trumpet Concertos(CD, Album) BIS, BIS BIS-CD-1021, CD-1021 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
BIS-CD-1208 Håkan Hardenberger - Trumpet Concertos album art Martinsson*, Pärt*, Tamberg*, Håkan Hardenberger, Göteborgs Symfoniker, Neeme Järvi Martinsson*, Pärt*, Tamberg*, Håkan Hardenberger, Göteborgs Symfoniker, Neeme Järvi - Trumpet Concertos(CD, Album) BIS BIS-CD-1208 Sweden 2002 Sell This Version
CAP 21572 Håkan Hardenberger - Musica Vitae album art Lidholm*, Håkan Hardenberger, Musica Vitae, Peter Csaba*, Lidholm*, Jennefelt*, Hambræus* Lidholm*, Håkan Hardenberger, Musica Vitae, Peter Csaba*, Lidholm*, Jennefelt*, Hambræus* - Musica Vitae(CD, Album) Caprice Records CAP 21572 Sweden 2002 Sell This Version
BIS-CD-1281, CD-1281 Håkan Hardenberger - Exposed Throat  album art Gruber* I Börtz* I Ruders* I Henderson* I Holloway* I Håkan Hardenberger Gruber* I Börtz* I Ruders* I Henderson* I Holloway* I Håkan Hardenberger - Exposed Throat (CD, Album) BIS, BIS BIS-CD-1281, CD-1281 Europe 2006 Sell This Version
BIS-CD-1884 Håkan Hardenberger - HK Gruber: 3 MOB Pieces, Busking / Kurt Schwertsik: Divertimento Macchiato album art Håkan Hardenberger Plays Gruber* & Schwertsik* Håkan Hardenberger Plays Gruber* & Schwertsik* - HK Gruber: 3 MOB Pieces, Busking / Kurt Schwertsik: Divertimento Macchiato(CD, Album) BIS BIS-CD-1884 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
LSO0744 Håkan Hardenberger - Speranza / From The Wreckage album art Mark-Anthony Turnage - Daniel Harding, Håkan Hardenberger, London Symphony Orchestra* Mark-Anthony Turnage - Daniel Harding, Håkan Hardenberger, London Symphony Orchestra* - Speranza / From The Wreckage(SACD, Hybrid, Multichannel) LSO Live LSO0744 Europe 2013 Sell This Version
SK 58 972 Håkan Hardenberger - Requiem album art Hans Werner Henze - Ensemble Modern, Ueli Wiget, Håkan Hardenberger, Ingo Metzmacher Hans Werner Henze - Ensemble Modern, Ueli Wiget, Håkan Hardenberger, Ingo Metzmacher - Requiem(CD, Album, RE) Sony Classical SK 58 972 US 2016 Sell This Version
CCR0002 Håkan Hardenberger - Scene Of The Crime album art Håkan Hardenberger, Colin Currie Håkan Hardenberger, Colin Currie - Scene Of The Crime(CD, Album) Colin Currie Records CCR0002 UK & Europe 2018 Sell This Version

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