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The life and music of Carl Nielsen

November 18, 2012


Carl Nielsen, a composer of Denmark with increasing international recognition, was born on the island of Funen in 9 June 1865; Carl was the seventh born among 12 siblings. Nielsen’s earliest contact with music was provided mainly by the local folk heritage; his parents, who were musically educated people of modest social background. His mother, […]