Celebrated Wind Quintets
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Carl Nielsen

Carl Nielsen (1865-1931)

Nationality: Danish
Born: June 9, 1865, Sortelung, Funen Died: October 3, 1931, Copenhagen (age 66)

Wind Quintet, Op. 43, FS 100

(for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon)
8:20 I. Allegro ben moderato
4:43 II. Menuet
12:09 III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
Duration: 26 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1922 (age 56-57)
Premiere: April 30, 1922
Published: 1923 (age 57-58)
Dedication: To the members of the Copenhagen Wind Quintet
10 recordings, 30 videos
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8:38
Chantily Quintet
I. Allegro ben moderato
4:36
Chantily Quintet
II. Menuet
13:07
Chantily Quintet
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
8:01
Swiss Woodwind Quintet
I. Allegro ben moderato
4:28
Swiss Woodwind Quintet
II. Menuet
11:17
Swiss Woodwind Quintet
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
8:51
Terpsichore Winds
I. Allegro ben moderato
5:04
Terpsichore Winds
II. Menuet
2:04
Terpsichore Winds
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni (part 1)
10:01
Terpsichore Winds
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni (part 2)
8:32
Slowind Quintet
I. Allegro ben moderato
9:12
Slowind Quintet
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni (part 1)
3:10
Slowind Quintet
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni (part 2)
8:16
Prague Wind Quintet
I. Allegro ben moderato
4:49
Prague Wind Quintet
II. Menuet
11:49
Prague Wind Quintet
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
26:46
Musicians from Marlboro
8:21
Melos Ensemble
I. Allegro ben moderato
4:39
Melos Ensemble
II. Menuet
11:00
Melos Ensemble
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
8:28
Kammerensemble de Paris
I. Allegro ben moderato
4:38
Kammerensemble de Paris
II. Menuet
11:34
Kammerensemble de Paris
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
6:05
Jespersen, et. al.
I. Allegro ben moderato
4:26
Jespersen, et. al.
II. Menuet
13:18
Jespersen, et. al.
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni
9:37
Aquillos Ensemble
I. Allegro ben moderato
5:09
Aquillos Ensemble
II. Menuet
2:29
Aquillos Ensemble
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni (part 1)
9:57
Aquillos Ensemble
III. Praeludium. Adagio - Tema con variazioni (part 2)

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Niels Gade (1817-1890)
Teacher
Nationality: Danish
Born: February 22, 1817, Copenhagen Died: December 21, 1890, Copenhagen (age 73)
Jørgen Bentzon (1897-1951)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: February 14, 1897, Copenhagen Died: July 9, 1951, Hørsholm (age 54)
Emilius Bangert (1883-1962)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: August 9, 1883, Copenhagen Died: August 19, 1962, Roskilde (age 79)
Nancy Dalberg (1881-1949)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: July 6, 1881, Bødstrup Died: September 28, 1949, Copenhagen (age 68)
Herman D. Koppel (1908-1998)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: October 1, 1908, Copenhagen Died: July 14, 1998, Copenhagen (age 89)
Rued Langgaard (1893-1952)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: July 28, 1893, Copenhagen Died: July 10, 1952, Ribe (age 59)
Flemming Weis (1898-1981)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: April 15, 1898, Copenhagen Died: September 30, 1981, Hellerup (age 83)
Poul Schierbeck (1888-1949)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: June 8, 1888, Copenhagen Died: February 9, 1949, Copenhagen (age 60)
Rudolph Simonsen (1889-1947)
Student
Nationality: Danish
Born: April 30, 1889, Copenhagen Died: March 28, 1947, Copenhagen (age 57)