Carl Nielsen

Halloges Sang

(Min Hjelm er mig for blank og tung)

Halloge's Song

(My helmet's weighing far too much)

CNW 292
CNUCarl Nielsen Udgaven (The Carl Nielsen Edition. Royal Danish Library: Copenhagen 1998–2009) III/5, 228
FSDan Fog & Torben Schousboe: Carl Nielsen kompositioner. En Bibliografi. København 1965. 57

Author: Adam Oehlenschläger

Carl Nielsen Edition (Editorial Texts)

Composition: 1910.

The song originates from the music to the play Hagbarth og Signe (CNW 12) which Nielsen composed in connection with a production at the open-air theatre in Dyrehaven in June 1910. The same year, he had two extracts of the music printed in piano arrangements (the other being Ternernes Dans).

Instrumentation: voice, pf.pianoforte (piano)

Min Hjelm er mig for blank og tung

My helmet's weighing far too much


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