Niels Gade (1817-1890)

Episodes

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201701The Wedding Composer20170220Donald Macleod on Gade's early life, leading up to his breakthrough work, Echoes of Ossian

Donald Macleod offers a weekly guide to composers and their music.

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201702Ghosts And Trolls20170221How Gade responded musically to prevailing artistic currents in Copenhagen.

Donald Macleod offers a weekly guide to composers and their music.

201703Fame And Glory20170222Donald Macleod considers Mendelssohn's influence on his protege, Niels Gade.

Donald Macleod offers a weekly guide to composers and their music."

201704The Rising Sun20170223Donald Macleod explores why Gade made a momentous decision to return to Denmark in 1848.

Donald Macleod offers a weekly guide to composers and their music.

201705Tired Of Patriotism20170224Donald Macleod assesses Gade's contribution to Denmark's musical history.

Donald Macleod offers a weekly guide to composers and their music.