Humoreske Bagateller, Op.11 (Nielsen, Carl)


Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Copenhagen: Wilhelm Hansen, n.d. Plate 12115.
Misc. Notes This file is from the MIT archive project.
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Nielsen - 6 Little Pieces, Op.11.pdf

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Editor David Fanning (b.1955)
Publisher. Info. Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series II, No.12
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Det Kongelige Bibliotek, 2006.
Made available by courtesy of the Danish Centre for Music Publication.
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General Information

Work Title Humoreske Bagateller
Alternative. Title
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.11 ; CNW 83
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
  1. Hello! Hello! Allegretto (C major)
  2. The spinning-top. Presto (A minor)
  3. A little slow waltz. Valse lento (F major)
  4. The jumping jack. Poco allegretto (C minor)
  5. Puppet march. Allegro moderato (B-flat major)
  6. The musical clock. Allegretto scherzando (G major)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

  • Little is known of the genesis of the six pieces that comprise Nielsen's Op. 11; it is generally assumed, however, that they were written with his children in mind. The ink fair copy, which served as printer's manuscript for the publication, is end-dated 12 May 1897.