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Posted on March 14th, 2021 by

A typcial Danish dance-orchestra, ca 1890

Constantin Hansen’s 1836 portrait of Andersen

The 9 year old Carl Nielsen’s Polka. This did not please his father….

Carl Nielsen – Polka

Danske spillemænd

Nielsen’s last home, with Børups Hojskole just behind



Nielsen playing chamber music with Julius Röntgen

Inspiration on the practice desk. Telmanyi’s memoir

Here’s Osa, and the Telmanyi Family, at Voss (Emil was scared that he would drop his violin over the side, so he didn’t play!)

The Nielsen Patent mutes