String Quartet No.4, Op.44 (Nielsen, Carl)

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PMLP479630-Nielsen String Quartet Op 44.pdf
Editor:

Lisbeth Ahlgren Jensen

Publisher Info.:

Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series II, No.10
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Det Kongelige Bibliotek, 2004.
Made available by courtesy of the Danish Centre for Music Publication.

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Misc. Notes:

Digital release of already printed volumes
Worth checking their accompanying critical report to see whether "sentimento" is indeed correct for the heading of the second movement; it seems everyone else has sentimentio, presumably attributing it to Nielsen's penchant for unusual movement headers... but as with an infamous instruction in the first (posthumous) full score of Symphony 5, this whole Nielsen edition has been a good opportunity to start getting things right that have traditionally been gotten wrong... Likewise the third movement here and innocente.

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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.4
Alternative Title
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.19 / 44 (but see below)
Key F major
Movements/Sections 4 movements:
  1. Allegro non tanto e comodo
  2. Adagio con sentiment[i]o religioso
  3. Allegretto moderato ed innocente
  4. Molto adagio - Allegro non tanto, ma molto scherzoso
Year/Date of Composition 1906 (9 February to 2 July) / revised 1919
First Performance 1907-11-30 in Copenhagen, small hall of the Odd Fellow Palæ (original version)
First Publication 1923
Average Duration 25 minutes
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
External Links Wikipedia article
Edition Silvertrust


Misc. Comments

First composed as a quartet "Piacevolezza" Op.19, later revised in 1919, published in 1923.

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