Carl Nielsen: Selected Letters and Diaries

David Fanning, Michelle Assay

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This is a selection, translation and annotation of the letters and diaries of Carl Nielsen (1865-1931), Denmark's national composer and one of the most important international figures in the transition from Romanticism to Modernism in music. 739 letters and diary entries are translated in the 832-page volume. Fanning is responsible for ca. 60% of the annotations and 80% of the Introduction and translations, including ca. 1000 of the 1489 footnotes
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCopenhagen
PublisherMuseum Tusculanum Press
Number of pages832
ISBN (Print)978-87-635-4596-9
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2017

Publication series

NameDanish Humanist Texts and Studies


  • Carl Nielsen


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