God help me!, CNW 6 (Nielsen, Carl)


Sheet Music


PDF typeset by New Notations
IS (2016/7/4)

PDF typeset by New Notations
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Editor Niels Bo Foltmann
Publisher. Info. Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series I, No.6
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Det Kongelige Bibliotek, 2007.
Made available by courtesy of the Danish Centre for Music Publication.
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General Information

Work Title God help me!
Alternative. Title Song for Gustav Wied and Jens Petersen's Play Atalanta
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 6
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Tempo giusto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1901
Librettist Gustav Wied (1858-1914)
Jens Petersen (1856-1902)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

Nielsen received the text for the song along with a letter dated 3 September 1901. It also included the poet's instructions on which form the song should have.