Danish musician Knudåge Riisager was born to a Danish family living in Estonia. He composed stage and symphonic works, instrumental concertos, chamber music and songs, and wrote several musicological writings. Riisager graduated from København University, and then studied further in Paris and Leipzig. His international fame was largely due to his extensive work in ballet music. From 1956-67 Riisager was director of the Royal Danish Academy of Music.
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