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Title: Hans Christian Andersen
Post by: dhibbard on December 25, 2016, 09:16:38 pm
Didn't know if we did this before...  what composers have written music based on the tales of Hans Christian Andersen?

I'll start with Henning Wellejus suite based on the Swan (Our Childhood Friends).


Title: Re: Hans Christian Andersen
Post by: dhibbard on December 28, 2016, 08:07:50 pm
I found the motherlode:   August Enna
C.E.F. Weyse
Poul Schierbeck
JPE Hartmann
Louis Glass
Finn Hoffding


Title: Re: Hans Christian Andersen
Post by: Hattoff on December 29, 2016, 12:35:08 pm
Prokofiev,  The Ugly Duckling.