Knud Lavard (Gade, Niels)


Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Donald J. Axel
Donald J. Axel (2013/8/23)

Publisher. Info. Copenhagen: Hornemann & Erslev?, n.d. Plate 621.
Misc. Notes Title page lacking. Actually photos inserted in PDF made by LibreOffice-, I do not have a scanner.
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General Information

Work Title Knud Lavard
Alternative. Title
Composer Gade, Niels
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1842
First Publication. 1845 ca.
Librettist Carsten Hauch
Language Danish
Average DurationAvg. Duration 5 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice and piano

Misc. Comments

  • The work also exists in arrangements for choir and orchestra by the composer. Knud Lavard is the first song in his Tre Digte (Three Poems) Opus 21b contains Knud Lavard, Polsk Faedreland and Birken, three texts by Carsten Hauch.