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Carl Nielsen

Rhapsodisk ouverture

En fantasirejse til Færøerne

Rhapsody Overture

An Imaginary Journey to the Faroe Islands

CNW 39
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) 60
FSDan Fog & Torben Schousboe: Carl Nielsen kompositioner. En Bibliografi. København 1965. 123

Carl Nielsen Edition

Composition: 1927.

The Royal Theatre commissioned Nielsen to compose music for a gala concert celebrating a visit from the Faroe Islands. Originally, the concert was planned to take place in January 1927, but the event was postponed until November. Nielsen waited with the completion of the music, and the score was first finished on 6 November.

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