Chaconne, Op.32 (Nielsen, Carl)



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Publisher. Info. Copenhagen: Wilhelm Hansen, 1917. Plate 16743.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. (file 2)
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Editor David Fanning (b.1955)
Publisher. Info. Vaerker, Series II, No.12
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Kongelige Bibliotek, 2006.
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General Information

Work Title Chaconne
Alternative. Title
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.32 ; CNW 86
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Tempo giusto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1916–17
First Publication. 1917
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue
Wikipedia article

Misc. Comments

Nielsen first mentioned working on the Chaconne in a letter of 19 December 1916. In another letter dated 18 January the following year, Nielsen mentions that the composition had been completed. The work was published later in 1917.