"Claes Wahlin: Anne-Sophie Mutter takes a special presence in his game"
"This is a kulturartikel which is a part of Aftonbladet's opinionsjournalistik."
"the Year was 1972 and Anne-Sophie Mutter was nine years old when she gave her first concert, Mozart's violin concerto in D major. Piano, she had started four years earlier, and the violin shortly afterwards. On the way it is, you might say. Her exceptional musicality made that she was, in the early teens sagging schooling in order to dedicate himself to the music."
"At the age of 13, she was discovered by Herbert von Karajan. She was his protege, and she made her real, public debut with the berlin philharmonic in Lucerne in 1976. The year after she played in Salzburg and at the age of 15 came the first album: the Mozart third and fifth violin concerto under Karajan."
"nMutters career is simply outstanding. It is at the side of the technical virtuositeten a special presence in her game where violinens toner seems to cover and accentuate the entire känsloregistret in the works she performs. Listen to her ”Méditation” from Jules massenet's opera Thaïs, to take an example somewhat at random."
"Even if she performed the classic 1800-talsrepertoaren, so has the contemporary art music has become all the more space of time. A range of renowned composers have specialskrivit works for her, Henri Dutillieux, Sofia Gubajdulina, Krzysztof Penderecki, Witold Lutoslawski, with several. The closest to waiting for a US tour (Debussy, Poulenc, Mozart ...)."
"nPolarpriset is yet another award in a very wide range of prices. She also said to take, not one, but two Stradivarius-violins."
"nÖvriga prize winner in the year is the hip-hop icon Grandmaster Flash and the foundation Playing for change that drives the music schools for children."