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Carl Nielsen on Record

Carl Nielsen On Record / Various
Release Date: 11/17/2017 
Label:  Danacord   Catalog #: 801  
Composer:  Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Preben TorntoftThyge ThygesenSvend Christian FelumbEmil Telmányi,   ... 
Conductor:  John FrandsenLauny GrondahlGeorg HoebergTor Mann,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Stockholm Philharmonic OrchestraDanish State Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 30 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This release is the most comprehensive collection ever of historic Carl Nielsen recordings, features many of the musicians who knew Nielsen personally. All the performances in this box set are musical documents of considerable historical importance. From the pioneering piano recordings of the 1930s through to the songs and early orchestral works and on to the benchmark recordings of the six symphonies with the Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra, this collection is a unique treasure of Nielsen recordings of immense importance. Not only are original phonogram recordings transferred, but also rare studio and live recordings stemming from the Danish Radio Archive are included. All the major works by Nielsen are here, some in various versions Read more and all newly transferred at the Abbey Road Studios. A large comprehensive booklet Nielsen expert Lyndon Jenkins is also included and the 30 albums are sold at a very low price. A set not to be missed! Read less

Works on This Recording

Work(s) by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Thyge Thygesen (Tenor), Svend Christian Felumb (Oboe),
Emil Telmányi (Violin), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Edith Oldrup (Soprano),
Holger Gilbert-Jespersen (Flute)
Conductor:  John Frandsen,  Launy Grondahl,  Georg Hoeberg,  Tor Mann  ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra,  Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Denmark 

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