Niels Gade

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... read moreDenmark's greatest composer of the Romantic era, Niels Gade (1817-1890) expanded the musical boundaries of Scandinavia. His Efterklange af Ossian, Op. 1, won a Copenhagen Musical Society prize. He sent his Symphony No. 1, Op. 5, to Mendelssohn, who accepted Gade as assistant conductor and teacher in...

Key songs

Børnenes Jul, Op.36: No. 2, Barn Jesus I En Krybbe Lå
Niels Gade
1:51
Tango - Jealousy
Niels Gade
2:19
Barn Jesus I En Krybbe Lå
Niels Gade
1:35
Idyller, Op. 34: Iii. 'Traekfugle '
Niels Gade
2:08
Aquarellen, Op. 19: V. 'Barkarole'
Niels Gade
1:53

Biography

Country Of origin: Denmark

An influential Danish composer, conductor, teacher, and admirer of Mendelssohn and Schumann who adopted the German romantic style in his own works. ~ Mary K. Scanlan~ Rovi

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