|Genre Categories||; ; ;|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.32 ; CNW 86|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1916–17|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
Nielsen first mentioned working on the Chaconne in a letter of 19 December 1916. In another letter dated 18 January the following year, Nielsen mentions that the composition had been completed. The work was published later in 1917.