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2L 2L-090-CD-J
String Suite, Op. 1
Trondheim Soloists
Geir Inge Lotsberg, director
(+ Music for strings by Tchaikovsky)
www.2L.no
Accord 476 094-4
Violin Concerto
Symphony no. 1

Silvia Marcovici, violin
Orchestre National de Montpellier
Yoel Levi, conductor
www.universalmusic.fr
Alba ABCD 350
Flute Concerto
(including recording of the original ending)

Mikael Helasvuo, flute
Saimaa Sinfonietta
Tibor Bogányi, conductor
(+Paavo Heininen: Flute Concerto)
Amati AMI 2105/1
Symphony no. 4
Jeunesses Musicales World Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
(+ Barber: Cello Concerto)
www.amati.de
BBC Legends BBCL 4191-2
Symphony no. 5 (live-recording)
Interview with Horenstein on Nielsen

New Philharmonia Orchestra
Jascha Horenstein, conductor
(+ Mahler: Symphony no. 6 and Rossini: Semiramis-overture)
www.mediciarts.co.uk
BBC Legends BBCL 4223-2
Symphony no. 4 (live recording)
Hallé Orchestra
John Barbirolli, conductor
(+ Sibelius: Symphony no. 3)
www.mediciarts.co.uk
BBC MM268
Symphony no. 1
Ulster Orchestra
Janos Fürst, conductor
(+ Sibelius: Symphony no. 1)
BIS CD-1538
Suite for Strings, Op. 1
Nordic Chamber Orchestra
Christian Lindberg, conductor
(+ works by Svendsen, Wesström, Leifs, Linde, Sibelius)
www.bis.se
BIS-1679 SACD
Flute Concerto
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Residentie Orkest Den Haag
Neeme Järvi, conductor
(+ works by Griffes, Reinecke, Chaminade, Tchaikovsky, Poulenc and Rimsky-Korsakov)
www.bis.se
BIS-2028
Symphony No. 4
Symphony No. 5

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Sakari Oramo, conductor
www.bis.se
BIS-2048
Symphony No. 1
Symphony No. 3

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Sakari Oramo, conductor
www.bis.se
Three discs for the price of two
BIS-CD-1839/40
Symphonies nos. 1-6
Helios
Saga Dream
Pan and Syrinx

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
www.bis.se
BIS-SACD-1463
Claerinet Concerto
Martin Fröst, clarinet
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
(+ Clarinet Concerto by Kalevi Aho)
www.bis.se
Brilliant Classics 92885 (3 cd)
Symphonies no. 1-6
Janácek Philharmonic Orchestra
Theodore Kuchar, conductor
www.brilliantclassics.com
Caprice CAP 21649
Clarinet Concerto
Karin Dornbusch, clarinet
Gävle Symphony Orchestra
Petri Sakari, conductor
(+ concertos by Fernström and Kaipainen)
www.capricerecords.se
Centaur CRC 2780
Symphonic Rhapsody
An Evening at Giske: Prelude
Helios. Overture
Aladdin Suite
A Phantasy Journey to the Faeroes
Cupid and the Poet: Overture

New York Scandia Symphony
Dorrit Matson, conductor
www.centaurrecords.com
Classico CLASSCD 462
Clarinet Concerto
John Kruse, clarinet
Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra
Douglas Bostock, conductor
(+ Mozart: Clarinet Concerto)
www.cdklassisk.dk
Classico CLASSCD 638
Violin Concerto
Romance for Violin and Orchestra
(orch. Hans Sitt)
Aladdin Suite

Malcolm Stewart, violin
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Douglas Bostock, conductor
www.cdklassisk.dk
Classico CLASSCD 688
Flute Concerto (incl. the original ending)
Pan and Syrinx
Suite for Strings, opus 1
At the Bier of a Young Artist
Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune

Rune Most, flute
Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice
Douglas Bostock, conductor
www.cdklassisk.dk
Cmajor 710508 (DVD)
Symphony No. 3

Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Ina Kringlebotn, soprano
Erlend Tyrmi, baritone
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
(+ symphonies by Brahms, Dvorak and Sibelius)
www.cmajor-entertainment.com
www.unitelclassica.com
Dacapo 6.220623
Symphony No. 2
Symphony No. 3

New York Philharmonic
Erin Morley, soprano
Joshua Hopkins, baritone
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Recorded in concert
www.dacapo-records.dk
Dacapo 6.220624
Symphony No. 4
Symphony No. 1

New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert, conductor
(recorded in concert)
www.dacapo-records.dk
Dacapo 6.220625
Symphony No. 5
Symphony No. 6

New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert, conductor
(recorded in concert)
www.dacapo-records.dk
Dacapo 8.206002
Symphonies no. 1-6 (in cd og dvd-versions)
Masquerade: Overture and Cockerels Dance
Sir Oluf He Rides: Prelude
Snefrid: Orchestral Suite
Saul and David: Prelude to Act 2
An Imaginary Journey to the Faroe Islands
Willemoes: Prelude to Act 3
Pan and Syrinx
Cupid and the Poet: Overture
Helios

Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Michael Schønwandt, conductor (the symphonies)
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor (all shorter works)
www.dacapo-records.dk
NB! DVD-release
Dacapo dvd 2.110403-05
Symfonier nr. 1-6 (live-recordings)
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Michael Schønwandt, conductor
Light and Darkness - Nielsen's Life and Music
A portrait by Karl Aage Rasmussen
www.dacapo-records.dk
Danacord DACOCD 351-351
The Historic Carl Nielsen Collection Vol. 1
Symphonies no. 1-6

Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Erik Tuxen, Launy Grøndahl and Thomas Jensen, conductors
www.danacord.dk
DG 00289 477 9449
Symphony No. 4
Symphony No. 5

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
(+ symphonies by Sibelius and Bruckner)
www.deutschegrammophon.com
Dutton CDBP 9744
Violin Concerto
Saga-Dream
Clarinet Concerto

Emil Telmanyi, violin
Royal Danish Orchestra
Egisto Tango, conductor
Louis Cahuzac, clarinet
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
John Frandsen, conductor
(Reissues)
www.duttonvocalion.co.uk
EMI 6 02570-2
Violin Concerto
Vilde Frang, violin
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, conductor
(+Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto)
www.emivirginclassics.com
Genuin GEN 88128
Clarinet Concerto
(+works by Rossini, Debussy and Busoni)

Francois Benda, clarinet
Slovak Philharmonic
Christian Benda, conductor
(Reissue)
www.genuin.de
Guild GHCD 2340
Symphony No. 3
Ruth Guldbæk, soprano
Erik Sjøberg, tenor
Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra
John Frandsen, conductor
(Reissue)
Symphony No. 5 (live recording from the Edinburgh Festival)
Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra
Erik Tuxen, conductor
www.guildmusic.com
Intim Musik IMCD 093
Romance for Violin and Orchestra, op. 2, orch. Hans Sitt
Cecilia Zilliacus, violin
Västerås Sinfonietta
Hannu Koivula, conductor
(+ works by Sibelius, Stenhammar, Svendsen and Nelson)
www.intim-musik.se
Linn CKD 367
Flute concerto
Katherine Bryan, flute
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Paul Daniel, conductor
(+ flute concertos by Lowell Liebermann, Georges Huë and Poulenc)
www.linnrecords.com
LSO Live LSO0694
Symphony No. 4
Symphony No. 5

London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Colin Davis, conductor
(recorded live May 2010 and October 2009)
www.lso.co.uk
LSO Live LSO0715
Symphony No. 1
Symphony No. 6

London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Colin Davis, conductor
(recorded live at concerts in October and May/June 2011)
www.lso.co.uk
LSO Live LSO0722
Symphony No.2
Symphony No.3

Lucy Hall, soprano
Marcus Farnworth, baritone
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Colin Davis, conductor
(recorded live at concerts in December 2011)
www.lso.co.uk
Magdalen METCD 8017
Suite for Strings: Intermezzo
Masquerade: Dance of the Cockerels

Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Øivin Fjeldstad, conductor
www.magdalen.biz
Membran 222158-444
Symphonies no. 1-6
Andante tranquillo e scherzo
Paraphrase over ”Nearer my God to Thee”

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Douglas Bostock, conductor
(Reissues)
www.membran.net
Membran 223548-321
The Orchestra of the Royal Danish Theatre
Aladdin: Suite
The Mother: Prelude and National Song
Helios
Suite for Strings, op. 1
Saga-Dream
Clarinet Concerto

The Royal Danish Orchestra
The Royal Opera Chorus
Louis Cahuzac, clarinet
Emil Reesen, Johan Hye-Knudsen, Thomas Jensen, Egisto Tango and John Frandsen, conductors
(+ works by many other composers - 10 cd collection of historical recordings)
www.membran.net
Suggestioni
Milano Dischi STR 33977
String Suite Op.1
(+ works by Grieg, Sibelius and Tchaikovsky)

Gli Archi Ensemble
MSR Classics MS 1150
Masquerade: Overture
At the Bier of a Young Artist
Helios. Overture
Saga-Dream
Pan and Syrinx
An Imaginary Journey to the Faroe Islands
Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune
Aladdin-Suite

Aarhus Symphony Orchestra
Lance Friedel, conductor
www.msrcd.com.
Naïve V 5348
Clarinet Concerto
(+works by Spohr and Debussy)

Dionysis Grammenos, clarinet
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ari Rasilainen, conductor
www.naive.fr
Naxos 8.557164
Aladdin Suite
Cupid and the Poet: Overture
Saga-Dream
Helios
Masquerade: Overture and 2. Act Prelude
Pan and Syrinx

South Jutland Symphony Orchestra
Niklas Willén, conductor
www.naxos.com
Querstand VKJK0507
Symfoni nr. 5 (live recording)
Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
(+ works by Beethoven, Bruckner, Brahms, Hiller, Matthus, Reger and Mendelssohn)
RCA 82876 76237 2
Symphony no. 2
Symphony no. 4

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Morton Gould and Jean Martinon, conductors
The Mother: The Fog is Lifting
James Galway, flute
Sioned Williams, harp
(Reissues)
www.bmgclassics.com
Regis RCC 1208
Violin Concerto
Clarinet Concerto
Flute Concerto

Saeka Matsuyama, violin
Odense Symphony Orchestra
Jan Wagner, conductor
John McCaw, clarinet
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Raymond Leppard, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Steuart Bedford, conductor
(Reissues)
www.regisrecords.co.uk
Retrospective RET 043
Symphony no. 3
Ruth Guldbæk, soprano
Erik Sjøberg, tenor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
John Frandsen, conductor
(+ works by Ravel)
(Reissue)
Skarbo DSK 3101
Flute Concerto
Soyoung Lee, flute
Ensemble of Tokyo
Chang-Kook Kim, conductor
(+flute concertos by Jolivet, Ibert and Kent Kennan)
www.skarbo.fr

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