Kær est du, Fødeland, sødt er dit Navn, CNW 380 (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.5
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 Kær est du, Fødeland, sødt er dit Navn, CNW 380
Alternative. Title So dear my native land, the name so sweet
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 380
Key A-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 [no tempo]
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1923–24
Librettist Axel Juel (1883-1948)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

The song was composed while Nielsen was working on Melodier til Sangbogen "Danmark" in 1923–24.