Carl Nielsen

Godnat, opus 21.7

(No wil a sej Jer Godnæt)

Good Night, Opus 21.7

(Now I shall wish you good night)

Opus 21.7
CNW 141
CNUCarl Nielsen Udgaven (The Carl Nielsen Edition. Royal Danish Library: Copenhagen 1998–2009) III/4, 26
CNSCarl Nielsens Samling (The Carl Nielsen Collection, Royal Danish Library, Copenhagen) 134
FSDan Fog & Torben Schousboe: Carl Nielsen kompositioner. En Bibliografi. København 1965. 42

Dedicatee: Bodil Neergaard
Author: Johannes V. Jensen

Carl Nielsen Edition (Editorial Texts)

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Composition: 28 July 1907.

According to his diary, Nielsen composed the song on 28 June 1907. The song was originally the sixth in the collection but was rearranged as the seventh, on what seems to be a request from the publisher.

Instrumentation: voice, pf.pianoforte (piano)
Quasi allegretto (foredrages med en vis, træt Galgenhumor)

No wil a sej Jer Godnæt

Now I shall wish you good night


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