Morgenhanen atter gol, CNW 395 (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 Morgenhanen atter gol
Alternative. Title Morning cock again did crow
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 395
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Med begejstret sving
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926
Librettist Nikolaj Frederik Severin Grundtvig (1783-1872)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

  • The melody was composed as part of Nielsen's contribution to Nye Melodier til Johan Borups Dansk Sangbog. The idea of setting music to the text apparently came from Adolf Riis-Magnussen, the editor of the songbook.