RECIPIENTS OF Léonie Sonning'S MUSIC PRIZE
Léonie Sonning’s Music Prize is the greatest Danish music prize, which has been given to an internationally recognised composer, musician, conductor or singer within classical music since 1959. The prize money for the award is 1.000.000 Danish Kroner (150.000 USD).
The British Solo Percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie will receive The Léonie Sonning Music Prize 2023 of 1,000,000 Danish kroner at a special tribute concert in DR Koncerthuset on the 15th of June 2023.
Pierre-Laurent Aimard received the Léonie Sonning Music Prize 2022 at a concert in the DR Koncerthus on the 7th of October.