John von Daler:
composer, arranger, musician and writer.


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Bachelor of Arts:  

Princeton University. Creative Writing with Philip Roth. Senior thesis on symbolism in Karen Blixen's stories.



Bookseller:

Munksgaard Boghandel. Department leader, English department.



Teaching Assistent: 

University of Copenhagen, Dept.of English. Odense University (now Syddansk Universitet), Dept. of English.



Writer:

Libretto for Bo Holten's opera, "The Bond".

Co-author (with Ebbe Knudsen) “Siden” Café Teatret. Author of  “Smilet ved Stigens Fod” Rialto Teater.

Song lyrics for Povl Dissing, Lone Kellermann, Michael Vesterskov.



Violinist:

Tivoli's Promenade Orchestra. Concertmaster for three years.

Recordings: with Otto Brandenburg, Leif Pedersen, Grete Ingemann, Povl Dissing, Benny Andersen, Fuzzy, Annika Hoydal, Kim Larsen, TV2, Gangway, Goldfinger, Mew, Düreforsög, Daimi, Ole Hoyer, Erik Paaske, Helge Engelbrecht, Sound of Seduction, Miss B. Haven, Dodo and the Dodos, Alberte, Laura Illeborg, Joachim Holbek, Elisabeth, Jeans-Yves Marie Tourbin, Bent Fabricius Bjerre, Niels Bernhart, Ivan Leth, Lene Siel, Maria Stenz, Frits Helmut, Tommy Kenter, Eva Madsen, John Kofoed Larsen, Bamse, Cardigans, Dunderhoney, Torben Kjær, Thomas Negrin, Hans Sydow, Merete Kingo, Bente Kure, Svenn Skipper, Michael Vesterskov, Ulle Bengtsson, Simon Lynge, von Daler & Low Pressure, Jacob Davidsen.


Concerts: with Povl Dissing, Maria Stenz, Mike Mantler, Henrik Krogsgaard, Lene Siel, Ulle Bengtsson, Jacob Davidsen, Vitek Musil, Svenn Skipper, Tommy Kenter, Ivan Leth, Niels Bernhart, Daimi, Jytte Abildstrøm, Ole Koch Hansen, Annika Hoydal, Benny Andersen, Kurt Larsen, Fuzzy.


Theater productions: “Faust”, “Livets Kamp”, “Den Store Komet”,  “Doktor Hjertesvimmel”,  “Alle Gode Børn Skal Få”, “De Spiller Min Sang”,  “Oliver”, “Lagkagerevy nr. 1”, “Lagkagerevy nr. 2”, “Halfdan”, “Vejrliget”, “Kristihimmelfartsfesten”,  “Piger til Søs”, “Pigen der Trådte på Brødet”, “Søndag i Parken Med George”, “South Pacific”, “Frændeløse”, “Annie”,  “Uden hat og briller”, “Arabesques”, “Hvad Skal Vi Hitte På”, “Et juleeventyr”, “Den Sidste Rejse”,  “Studie i Blaat”, “Tanne”,”Flemming Jensen Cabaret”, “Milne”, “Knive i Høns”, "Stjernefamilien".


Radio productions: with Palle Mikkelborg, Ivan Leth, Alan Botchinsky, Fuzzy, Bent Axen, Willie Grevelund, Svenn Skipper, “Røde Mor”, Maria Stenz, Ole Koch Hansen, Jacob Davidsen.


Television productions: “Turneen”, “Grand Prix” , “Blå Mandag”,  “Stalten Mette”, “Liva”, “Bryggeren”, soloist with Palle Mikkelborg, Henrik Krogsgaard,  Willy Grevelund, Poul Godske, Ole Koch Hansen, Niels Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Fuzzy, Povl Dissing, Benny Andersen, Maria Stenz, Bent Fabricius Bjerre, Fini Høstrup.


Composer:


Theater: Co-composer of “Den Store Komet”, “Doktor Hjertesvimmel”, “Lagkagerevy nr.1”, “Lagkagerevy nr.2”, “Halfdan”, “Pigen der trådte på brødet”, “Benny Andersen Cabaret”, “Arabesques”.

Sole composer of “Hvad skal vi hitte på?”, “Den Sidste Rejse”, “Studie i Blaat”, “Knive i Høns”, “Smeden og Djævlen”,  “Siden”, “Smilet ved Stigens Fod” , “Trappen”, "Stjernefamilien".

Songs: For Povl Dissing, Lone Kellermann.

Other compositions: Jytte Abildstrøm's Christmas Calendar, "Round About Round Midnight" and "Twilight Waltzes" for The Copenhagen Chamber Ensemble.




Arranger:

For Povl Dissing, Benny Andersen, Helge Engelbrecht, The Danish National Chamber Orchestra, Bamse, Annika Hoydal, Frits Helmut, Maria Stenz, Sound of Seduction, Simon Lynge.




Ensembles:

Strygergruppe 80 (with Palle Mikkelborg), Rhapsodi (Tivoli), StudieStrygerne, Zahrada (Vitek Musil), Mangfoldighed (Jacob Davidsen), God's Band (Jeans-Yves Marie Tourbin), Lyrikspektaklet.



Conductor:

Tivolis Promenade Orchestra (and the Pantomime Theater), "Pan" (movie by Henning Carlsen with music by Hilmar Hilmarsson).



Selected Discography:

"80'er-viser Fra Julius Strandbergs Værksted" Frits Helmuth, "Nattens Sidste Cigaret" Tommy Kenter,
"At Reise Er At Leve" Christian Steffensen, "Skibet Skal Sejle I Nat " Gustav Winckler,
"To Sider" Frits Helmuth, "Hymner Og Ukrudt" Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing,
"Barndommens Gade" Anne Linnet, "Føl Hvor Jeg Brænder" Povl Dissing/Fuzzy,
"Små Fisk" Helge Engelbrecht, "Over Adskillige Grænser" Benny Andersen og Povl Dissing,
"Jazz På Nordisk" Ole Koch Hansen, "Den Sorte Sejler Og Andre Sømandssange" Povl Dissing,
"I Al Slags Vejr" Andersen og Dissing, "Sitting In The Park" Gangway,
"Dissing Synger Bellman", "Voksne Viser" Frits Helmuth,
"Dissing Von Daler Og Søgård" Povl Dissing, "Sange For Larsen" Birgitte Bruun,
"Husker Du" Eva Madsen, "Krakkemut Mat" Povl Dissing,
"Sværger Og Lover" Laura Illeborg, "Det Store Blå" Eva Madsen,
"My standards" Mads Hansen, "Stand By Me" Flemming Bamse Jørgensen,
"Stjerner mine venner" Annika Hoydal, "Half The World Is Watching Me" Mew,
"Op Al Den Ting" Valdemar Rasmussens Trio, "Once Upon A Time In The North" Moi Caprice,
"Long Gone Before Daylight" The Cardigans, "Angu" Angu,
"Rime-Djævelen" Andersen-Bengtsson-Sydow, "Confessional" Bryan Rice,
"Mangfoldighed" Jakob Davidsen, "Sonatas en dub" Von Daler & Low Pressure



Special, longtime working relationships:

Fuzzy, Povl Dissing, Benny Andersen, Lene Siel, Jeans-Yves Marie Tourbin, Vitek Musil, Jytte Abildstrøm, Ebbe Knudsen, Maria Stenz, Kurt Larsen, Teddy Andersen, Palle Mikkelborg, Helle, Marianne and Mette Sørensen, Svenn Skipper, Michael Vesterskov, Henrik Krogsgaard, Asger von Daler, Nikoline Werdelin.






It's a good life!


 


 Contact John von Daler at: johnvondaler@gmail.com