Piet Hein’s world-famous poetry has inspired a number of Danish composers to put his
verse into music, including Svend Asmussen, Per Nørgård, Ole Heyde, Amdi Riis, Mogens Jermiin Nissen, all of which are represented on this CD.
The entire compilation of 49 songs on the CD includes:“Summer Ø” (Mogens Jermiin
Nissen), “Little Cat” (Amdi Riis) and “You must plant a tree” (Per Nørgård) and a strip of
Grooks, set to music by the Danish violinist and composer Svend Asmussen