Saga-drøm, Op.39 (Nielsen, Carl)




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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Copenhagen: Wilhelm Hansen, 1920. Plate 17442.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Editor Peter Haugen
Publisher. Info. Vaerker, Series II, No.8
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Kongelige Bibliotek, 2004.
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General Information

Work Title Saga-drøm
Alternative. Title Sagen Traum - Dream of Saga (Epic Vision?)
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.39 ; FS 46
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1907-08
First Performance. 1908 April 6
First Publication. 1920
Dedication Bror Beckman
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 3 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons
4 horns (F), 3 trumpets (F), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, suspended cymbal, glockenspiel, strings
External Links Wikipedia article ; Nielsen catalogue ; MusicBrainz

Misc. Comments

Considered a symphonic poem or a concert overture.

Was it called either by publisher or composer, or with their ok?