Nielsen, Carl August (1865 – 1931) 

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-Sep-2017 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Date Title / Tracks Performers Parameters
1892–
1894

Symphony No. 1 in g, FS 16, Op. 7
  1. Allegro orgoglioso
  2. Andante
  3. Allegro comodo — Andante sostenuto
    — Tempo I
  4. Finale. Allegro con fuoco
  1. London Symphony Orchestra,
    Andre Previn
  1. RCA Victor Red Seal
    LSC-2961 (1967) LP
    1. 9:46, 13720, S
    2. 8:40, 12186, S
    3. 8:55, 12526, S
    4. 8:34, 12040, S
1888
revised
1900
String Quartet No.1 in g, FS 4, Op.13
  1. Allegro energico
  2. Andante amoroso
  3. Scherzo: Allegro molto
  4. Finale: Allegro (inquieto)

  1. Vertavo Quartet
  1. BBC R3, 20-Feb-2013
    24:52, 34920, S
1898-
1901
Saul and David, FS 25
  1. (Prelude to Act Two)
    London Symphony Orchestra,
    Andre Previn

  1. RCA Victor Red Seal
    LSC-2961 (1967) LP

    5:20, 7505, S
1901–
1902
Symphony No. 2, 'The Four Temperaments', FS 29,
Op. 16
  1. Allegro collerico (Choleric)
  2. Allegro comodo e flemmatico (Phlegmatic)
  3. Andante malincolico [sic] (Melancholic)
  4. Allegro sanguineo — Marziale (Sanguine)
 

  1. Tivoli Concert Hall Symphony,
    Carl Gargully
  1. Turnabout TV 34049S
    (1966) LP
    1. 9:59, 14024, S
    2. 4:03, 5698, S
    3. 10:52, 15277, S
    4. 6:35, 9260, S
1907–
1908
Saga-Drøm, (Gunnar’s Dream), Overture,
FS 46, Op. 39
  1. New Philharmonic Orchestra,
    Jascha Horenstein
  1. Nonesuch H-71236
    () LP
    8:34, 12049, S
1910–
1911
Symphony No. 3, Sinfonia espansiva, FS 60,
Op. 27
  1. Allegro espansivo
  2. Andante pastorale
  3. Allegretto un poco
  4. Finale: Allegro
  1. Ruth Guldbaek (soprano),
    Niels Moller (tenor),
    The Royal Danish Orchestra,
    Leonard Bernstein
  1. Columbia MS 6769
    (1965) LP
    1. 11:53, 16717, S
    2. 9:59, 14027, S
    3. 6:31, 9164, S
    4. 9:34, 13448, S



1914–
1916
Symphony No. 4, 'The Inextinguishable',
FS 76, Op. 29
  1. Allegro —
  2. Poco allegretto —
  3. Poco adagio quasi andante —
  4. Allegro
  1. The Royal Danish Orchestra,
    Igor Markevitch
  2. City of Birmingham Symphony
    Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  1. Turnabout TV 34050S
    (1966) LP
    I-II: 14:39, 20579, S
    III-IV: 18:30, 25989, S 
  2. EMI CDC 7 47503-2
    (1984) DDD
    1. 11:46, 16534, S
    2. 5:18, 7460, S
    3. 10:48, 15166, S
    4. 8:47, 12341, S

1918 Pan and Syrinx, FS 87, Op. 49
  1. City of Birmingham Symphony
    Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  1. EMI CDC 7 47503-2
    (1984) DDD
    8:40, 12180, S
1921–
1922
Symphony No. 5, FS 97, Op. 50
  1. Tempo giusto—Adagio non troppo
  2. Allegro—Presto—Andante un poco
    tranquillo—Allegro
  1. (original version)
    New Philharmonic Orchestra,
    Jascha Horenstein
  1. Nonesuch H-71236
    () LP
    1. 18:43, 26298, S
    2. 17:25, 24468, S

1922
Wind Quintet, FS 100, Op.43

  1. Galliard Ensemble
  1. BBC R3, 21-Feb-2013
    25:23, 35660, S
1924–
1925
Symphony No. 6, Sinfonia semplice,
'Simple Symphony', FS 116
  1. Tempo giusto
  2. Humoreske: Allegretto
  3. Proposta seria: Adagio
  4. Tema con variazioni: Allegro
  1. Music for Westchester
    Symphony Orchestra,
    Siegfried Landau
  1. RCA Victor Red Seal
    LSC-2961 (1967) LP
    1. 14:02, 19732, S
    2. 4:36, 6476, S
    3. 5:37, 7898, S
    4. 11:39, 16375, S

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