Norwegian Folk Dance, CNW 74 (Nielsen, Carl)


Sheet Music


PDF typeset by New Notations
IS (2016/7/19)

PDF typeset by New Notations
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Editor Lisbeth Ahlgren Jensen
Lisbeth Larsen
Publisher. Info. Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series IV, No.1
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 Norwegian Folk Dance, CNW 74
Alternative. Title Norsk folkedans
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 74
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Allegretto
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

Norsk folkedans seems to be from the 1880s. The pencil draft does not reveal any details as to when the work might have been composed. It may possibly be a movement which Nielsen discarded when preparing the collection of five piano pieces Op. 3.