Til Snapsen i 'Bel Canto', CNW 360 (Nielsen, Carl)



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Editor Niels Bo Foltmann
Peter Haugen
Elly Bruunshuus Petersen
Kirsten Flensborg Petersen
Publisher. Info. Vaerker, Series III, No.6
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Kongelige Bibliotek, 2009.
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Work Title Til Snapsen i 'Bel Canto', CNW 360
Alternative. Title To the Schnapps in 'Bel Canto' (Although I'm more convinced than not)
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 360
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICN 207
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Allegretto (med underfundigt Skælmeri)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1909
Librettist Aage Berntsen (1885-1952)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation mens choir (TTBB)
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As the title suggests the drinking song was commissioned by the men's choir Bel Canto. Nielsen's autograph score is dated 16 September 1909.