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“Halvcirkel” (DK/SE) is a Copenhagen based string quartet, consisting of four classically trained musicians, Pernille Kristiansen, Bettina Ezaki, Mika Persdotter and Nicole Hogstrand.
The group has recorded works of Shostakovich, Pärt and Riley, amongst others, specializing in a more modern and minimalistic repertoire. Known for their way of working with improvisation and their collaborations with contemporary composers, they are unique in their skill set and therefore sought after by various venues and artist.
Halvcirkel has been known for their take on a new frame for the string quartet, that takes account of the audience and the performative narrative of the concert, yielding an intimate and inclusive atmosphere.