Dacapo Records

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Dacapo Records
Founded 1989 (1989)
Genre Classical music
Country of origin Denmark
Location Copenhagen
Official website www.dacapo-records.dk/en/

Dacapo Records is a Danish classical music record label. It was founded in 1980 to promote the classical music of Denmark and represents itself as "the Danish National label" ("Danmarks nationale pladeselskab"). The board includes university and Danish Radio appointees.[1]

Major projects[edit]

Dacapo's publications have included several large recording projects, in particular the Danmarks Nationale Musikantologi,[2] and Den danske sangskat (Treasury of Danish Songs).[3]

Dacapo music store[edit]

Dacapo Records' web store offers the label's full catalogue in various formats, including as mp3 format and the superior 24-bit digital audio.


The label's artists include:


  1. ^ Dacapo - Board of Directors
  2. ^ The Gramophone - Volume 85, Nos 1020-1023 2007- Page 54 "To be released in December 2007: DANMARKS NATIONALE MUSIK ANTOLOGI Dacapo Records. Denmark's national record label, was founded in 1986 with the purpose of publishing the best of Danish music past and present The majority ..."
  3. ^ Lansing D. McLoskey Twentieth Century Danish Music: An Annotated Bibliography 1998 Page 76 - Reel, James. "From Beginning to End: Danish Music on dacapo." Fanfare. 18:1 (Sept./Oct. 1994): 66-73. Description of the Danish label dacapo, with a brief historical background, focus of the label and survey of major releases"