|Genre Categories||; ; ;|
|Work Title||3 Piano Pieces|
|Alternative. Title||Tre klaverstykker|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||CNW 90|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1928|
|First Performance.||1928-4-14 in Copenhagen, Borups Højskole (The New Music Society.|
Performed by Christian Christiansen, performance of the first two movements.
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
The first two movements were composed during January and February 1928. The second movement is end-dated 1 March. After an interval of eight months, during which time Nielsen was mainly occupied with the Clarinet Concerto, he completed the third piece on 6 November. During the preparation of the publication after Nielsen’s death, the piano pieces were given the opus number 59.