Katholsk Ungdomssang, CNW 294 (Nielsen, Carl)

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Editor Niels Bo Foltmann
Peter Haugen
Elly Bruunshuus Petersen
Kirsten Flensborg Petersen
Publisher. Info. Vaerker, Series III, No.5
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Kongelige Bibliotek, 2009.
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Work Title Katholsk Ungdomssang, CNW 294
Alternative. Title Catholic Song of Youth
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 294
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICN 110
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 [no tempo]
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1913-5-24
First Performance. 1913-6-15 in Copenhagen, Sankt Ansgars Kirke, (Choir of Sankt Ansgars Kirke).
Librettist Johannes Jørgensen (1866-1956)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
Related Works Hymns and Sacred Songs No.26
External Links Nielsen catalogue

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According to his diary, Nielsen composed the melody on 24 May 1913. It was published in June and performed in connection with the Catholic church's national congress in Roskilde. Nielsen later re-used the melody with another text 'Jeg fandt en Trøst'.