Annotation

Royal Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Compilation sourced from:
Track 1: dacapo/Marco Polo 8.224012 (1994): Weyse Symphonies Nos. 1-3
Track 2: Chandos CHAN 9464 (1996): Nordic Light
Track 3: Chandos CHAN 9464 (1996): Nordic Light
Track 4: Danacord DACOCD 368 (1994): Carl Nielsen, Complete Works for a cappella Choir
Track 5: Naxos 8.553333 (1995): Flute Music of the Danish Golden Age
Track 6: dacapo/Marco Polo 8.224022, from dacapo/Marco Polo 8.224021-22, (1995): Hartmann, Complete Works for Violin and Piano
Track 7: Danacord DACOCD 360, from Danacord DACOCD 360-62 (1995): The Historic Carl Nielsen Collection, Vol.4: Chamber Music
Track 8: EMI 754317-2 (1991): Carl Nielsen, Sange / Songs
Track 9: Paula PACD 78 (1994): Contemporary Danish Works for Clarinet
Track 10: Chandos CHAN 9209 (1993): Champagne Galop - Polkas, Mazurkas and Waltzes of Hans Christian Lumbye
Track 11: point PCD 5093 (1989): Lungby-Taarbæk Symphony Orchestra Plays C.F.E. Horneman and N.W.Gade
Track 12: Philips 518 404-2: Drømmebilleder (Pictures form a Dream)
Track 13: Paula PACD 18 (1994): Moderen - o anden scenemusik af Carl Nielsen
Track 14: Danacord DACOCD 405 (1992): Langgaard, The complete Symphonies, Vol 2
Track 15: Danacord DACOCD 355, from Danacord DACOCD 354-356: The Historic Carl Nielsen Collection, Vol2: Concertos; Orchestra Works
Track 16+17: Paula PACD 57 (1988): The Danish Trio (...) / Gudmundsen Holmgreen, Højsgaard, Ruders, Lorentzen
Track 18+19: dacapo/Marco Polo 8.224043 (1996): Oboe and Piano: Carl Nielsen, Niels Viggo Bentzon, Otto Mortensen, Vagn Holmboe, Per Nørgård

Annotation last modified on 2013-10-17 18:59 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 2 in C major: Finale, Allegro
Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse 4:45
2 Kong Valdemars Jagt
Niels Gade 1:51
3 Baracole: "Natten er saa stille"
Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse 1:12
4 Paaske-Liljen
Carl Nielsen 2:50
5 Flute Sonata in B flat major, Opus 1: Scherzo, Allegro molto vivace
Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann 1:41
6 "Fantasi-Allegro" in D major
Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann 9:42
7 Fantasistykker, Opus 2: "Humoresque"
Carl Nielsen 2:38
8 Vocalise-Étude
Carl Nielsen 4:20
9 Clarinet Sonata, Opus 63: I. Allegro
Niels Viggo Bentzon 5:48
10 Mon Salut à Saint-Pétersbourg
Hans Christian Lumbye 3:09
11 Overture to Mariotta
Niels Gade 3:58
12 Livjægerne paa Amager: Concluding Galop
Hans Christian Lumbye 3:38
13 Vi Sletternes Sønner har Drømme i Sind
Carl Nielsen 3:24
14 Drapa
Rued Langgaard 6:24
15 Saga-Drøm
Carl Nielsen 9:03
16 Spejlstykker: 2nd movement
Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen 8:51
17 Spejlstykker: 3nd movement
Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen 0:32
18 Aarresø-billeder: Image No. 1
Per Nørgård 2:12
19 Aarresø-billeder: Image No. 1 (cont.)
Per Nørgård 0:48

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
John Kruse (clarinettist) (track 9)
violin:
Elisabeth Zeuthen Schneider (violinist) (track 6)
oboe:
Max Artved (oboist) (tracks 18–19)
Svend Christian Felumb (oboist and conductor) (track 7)
flute:
Henrik Wenzel Andreasen (flautist) (track 5)
piano:
Kaja Bundgaard (pianist) (track 8)
Christian Christiansen (pianist) (track 7)
Per Salo (pianist) (tracks 9, 18–19)
Anne Øland (pianist) (track 5)
choir vocals:
Canzone-Koret (track 4)
composer:
Niels Wilhelm Gade (Danish composer) (track 11)
Hans Christian Lumbye (tracks 10, 12)
Niels Wilhelm Gade (Danish composer) (1838) (track 2)
Carl Nielsen (Danish composer) (1889) (track 7)
Carl Nielsen (Danish composer) (1907 – 1908) (tracks 13, 15)
Rued Langgaard (1907 – 1909) (track 14)
Carl Nielsen (Danish composer) (1910) (track 4)
Carl Nielsen (Danish composer) (1927) (track 8)
Niels Viggo Bentzon (1950) (track 9)
Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen (1980) (tracks 16–17)
Per Nørgård (1996) (tracks 18–19)
conductor:
Claes Eriksson (conductor, not the director of same name) (track 11)
John Frandsen (conductor) (tracks 12–13)
Stefan Parkman (tracks 2–3)
Frans Rasmussen (track 4)
Ilya Stupel (conductor) (track 14)
Erik Tuxen (conductor) (track 15)
dedicated to:
Bror Beckman (track 15)
Vagn Holmboe (tracks 18–19)
lyricist:
Ludvig Holstein (track 13)
orchestra:
DR SymfoniOrkestret (tracks 10, 15)
Filharmony Łódź (track 14)
Det Kongelige Kapel (Royal Danish Orchestra) (track 1)
LIN ensemble (tracks 16–17)
soprano vocals:
Merete Hjortsø (soprano) (track 8)
tenor vocals:
Ole Hedegaard (tenor) (track 13)
premiered at:
[concert] (1908-04-06) (track 15)
publisher:
Edition Wilhelm Hansen (1920) (track 15)
Alphonse Leduc (1928) (track 8)
was commissioned by:
Alphonse Leduc (1927-06) (track 8)
premiered at:
part of:
Rued Langgaards kompositioner (number: BVN 20) (track 14)
Catalogue of Carl Nielsen’s Works (CNW) (number: CNW 35) (track 15)
Works of Carl Nielsen by opus number (number: op. 39) (track 15)
Catalogue of Carl Nielsen’s Works (CNW) (number: CNW 317) (track 8)
Carl Nielsen, kompositioner (FS) (number: FS 46) (track 15)
Carl Nielsen, kompositioner (FS) (number: FS 124) (track 8)
arrangement of:
Paaske-Liljen, CNW 361 (for voice and piano) (track 4)
Vi Sletternes Sønner har Drømme i Sind, CNW 147 (for voice and piano) (track 13)
part of:
Mariotta (track 11)
Arresø-billeder (tracks 18–19)
Clarinet Sonata, op. 63 (movement) (track 9)
Spejlstykker (tracks 16–17)
Symphony no. 2 in C major, DF 118 (movement) (track 1)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Mariotta: Overture (track 11)
Paaske-Liljen, CNW 361 (for male choir) (track 4)
Saga-Drøm, op. 39 (track 15)
Spejlstykker: II. (track 16)
Spejlstykker: III. (track 17)
Vi Sletternes Sønner har Drømme i Sind (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Vocalise-Étude, CNW 317 (for voice and piano) (track 8)