Danish musician KnudÃ¥ge 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 KÃ¸benhavn 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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