Carl Nielsen

Hymne til Mindefesten paa Niels W. Gades 100-Aarsdag

Hymn for the Commemoration of the Niels W. Gade Centenary

CNW 110
CNUCarl Nielsen Udgaven (The Carl Nielsen Edition. Royal Danish Library: Copenhagen 1998–2009) III/3
CNSCarl Nielsens Samling (The Carl Nielsen Collection, Royal Danish Library, Copenhagen) 315
FSDan Fog & Torben Schousboe: Carl Nielsen kompositioner. En Bibliografi. København 1965. 85

Author: Poul Richardt

Composition: 1917.

At a plenary meeting in The Music Society (Musikforeningen) on 28 September 1916, it was agreed that Nielsen should compose music commemorating the Niels W. Gade centenary on 22 February 1917. Having returned from a journey to Stockholm, Nielsen composed the music in the beginning of February 1917.

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