Jeg har båret lærkens vinge, CNW 377 (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.6
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 Jeg har båret lærkens vinge, CNW 377
Alternative. Title Skylark wings I used to carry
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 377
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 [no tempo]
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926-27
Librettist Michael Rosing (1830−1904)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation female chorus (SA)
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

The two-part piece survives in autograph manuscript. It was presumably intended for the revised edition of Melodier til Sangbogen "Danmark", which, however, appeared in 1940 after Nielsen's death.