Duet for Violins, CNW 48 (Nielsen, Carl)



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PDF typeset by New Notations
IS (2016/7/18)

PDF typeset by New Notations
IS (2016/7/18)

Editor Lisbeth Ahlgren Jensen
Lisbeth Larsen
Publisher. Info. Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series IV, No.1
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 Duet for Violins, CNW 48
Alternative. Title Duet for violiner
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 48
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Allegro (A major)
  2. Andante (F major)
  3. Rondo. Allegro vivace (A major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1880-83.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

Apparently the duet for violins was composed while Nielsen was a member of the military band in Odense 1880–83. No further details of its origin or performances are known.