Byg paa Sletten, ej paa Tinden, CNW 385 (Nielsen, Carl)


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Editor Niels Bo Foltmann
Peter Haugen
Elly Bruunshuus Petersen
Kirsten Flensborg Petersen
Publisher. Info. Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series III, No.5
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Det Kongelige Bibliotek, 2009.
Made available by courtesy of the Danish Centre for Music Publication.
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General Information

Work Title Byg paa Sletten, ej paa Tinden, CNW 385
Alternative. Title Build on lowland, not above it
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 385
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 [no tempo]
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1923–24
Librettist Zakarias Nielsen (1844-1922)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

The song was composed while Nielsen was working on Melodier til Sangbogen "Danmark" in 1923–24.