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|Work Title||Ak, Julesne fra Bethlehem|
|Alternative. Title||Ah, Bethlehem, your Christmas snow|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||CNW 362|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||ICN 4|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1914|
|First Performance.||1914-12-18 in Copenhagen, Vor Frue Kirke (The Students' Choral Society).
|Librettist||Johannes Jørgensen (1866-1956)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||soprano, male chorus (TTBB)|
Nielsen composed the work for Studenter-Sangforeningen, which performed it at a concert for a Christmas collection. According to his diary, Nielsen composed it on 13 December 1914, five days before the concert.