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Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Horn, Trumpet and Euphonium (Messerschmidt)
||Edderkoppens Sang af 'Aladdin', CNW 373
||The Spider's Song from 'Aladdin' (Behold my web, how frail)
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.
||Moderato, quasi allegretto
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||Adam Oehlenschläger (1779-1850)
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Early 20th century
||children's or women's choir (SSA)
The song for three-part children's choir was composed at the end of 1899, as the fair copy is end-dated 4 December 1899. It was dedicated to Nielsen's fellow student Margrete Rosenberg. The work was not published until eight years later.