This is the third volume of Carl Nielsen Studies which is an annual publication issuing from the Royal Library of Denmark, also home to the Carl Nielsen edition. Carl Nielsen's status as one of the twentieth-century's foremost composers is now well-established. These volumes provide a forum for the spectrum of historical, analytical and aesthetic approaches to the study of Nielsen's music from an international line-up of contributors. In addition, each volume features reviews and reports on current Nielsen projects and an updated Nielsen bibliography, making Carl Nielsen Studies the most important source for up-to-the minute research on the composer and his work. Carl Nielsen Studies is distributed outside Scandinavia by Ashgate; distribution within Scandinavia is handled by The Royal Library, Copenhagen, PB 2149, DK 1016 K, Denmark.
Contents: Editorial, Niels Krabbe; Carl Nielsen under the influence: some new sources for the 1st symphony, David Fanning; A patriotic song with consequences: 'Du danske Mand' through hundred years, John Fellow; The Rosenhoff affair, Lisbeth Ahlgren Jensen; Carl Nielsen: music and philosophy, Finn Mathiassen; Danishness in Nielsen's folkelige songs, Karen VestergÃ¥rd and Ida-Marie Vorre; Bibliography, Kirsten Flensborg Petersen; Review: Carl Nielsen Brevudgaven: Bind 1, 1886-1897, Bind 2, 1898-1905, Bind 3, 1906-1910 [The Letters of Carl Nielsen]. Compiled, edited and with introductions and notes by John Fellow, David Fanning.