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Carl Nielsen

Ved en ung Kunstners Baare

for strygeorkester

(Andante doloroso)

At the Bier of a Young Artist

for String Orchestra

CNW 36
CNUCarl Nielsen Udgaven (The Carl Nielsen Edition. The Royal Library: Copenhagen 1998–2009) II/8
CNSCarl Nielsens Samling (The Carl Nielsen Collection, The Royal Library, Copenhagen) 49
FSDan Fog & Torben Schousboe: Carl Nielsen kompositioner. En Bibliografi. København 1965. 58

Carl Nielsen Edition

Composition: 1910.

The short piece for string orchestra, Ved en ung Kunstners Baare, was composed following the death of the painter Oluf Hartmann. He had died on Sunday, 16 January 1910, and already by the following Wednesday Nielsen end-dated the pencil draft. The composition was premiered at Hartmann's funeral and also played at Nielsen's own funeral service at the Copenhagen Cathedral on 9 October 1931.

Andante lamentoso

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