Niels Gade

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Denmark's greatest composer of the Romantic era, Niels Gade (1817-1890) expanded the musical boundaries of Scandinavia.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Octet for 4 violins, 2 violas & 2 cellos in F major, Op.17 1848 Chamber Music
Akvareller (Aquarelles; Aquarellen) for piano, Op. 19 1852 Keyboard
Efterklange Af Ossian (Echoes from Ossian) overture for orchestra, Op. 1 1840 Orchestral
Symphony No.1 in C minor "On Sjoland's Fair Plains" Op. 5 1841 Symphony
Tre Tonestykker (3 Tone Pieces), for organ, Op. 22 Keyboard
Fantasiestücke for clarinet & piano, Op. 43 Chamber Music
Barn Jesus i en krybbe la (Baby Jesus in a Manger Lay), song Vocal Music
Elverskud (Elf-King's Daughter) for 3 voices, chorus & orchestra, Op.30 1853 Vocal Music
From a Sketchbook Keyboard
Sonata for violin & piano No. 2 in D minor, Op. 21 1849 Chamber Music
Idyller for piano, Op.34 Keyboard
Novellette for string orchestra No. 2 in E major, Op. 58 18?? Orchestral
Novellette for string orchestra No. 1 in F major, Op.53 18?? Orchestral
Sonata for piano in E minor, Op.28 Keyboard
Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 56 1880 Concerto
Piano Trio, Op. 42 1862 Chamber Music
Capriccio for violin and orchestra in A minor 1878 Orchestral
String quartet in E minor 1877 Chamber Music
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern for organ Keyboard
Festival chorale prelude for organ ("Lobet den Herren") Keyboard
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