Nielsen, Carl August (1865 – 1931) 

Last Edited: 27
-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
Serenata in vano for clarinet, horn,
bassoon, cello and double bass,
FS.68

  1. Kari Krikku (clarinet), Jonathan Williams
    (horn), Per Hannisdahl (bassoon),
    Eystein Sonstad (cello), Katrine
    Xigaard (double bass)
  1. BBC R3, 25-Feb-2013
    6:46, 9513, 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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