Johan Severin Svendsen
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1840-09-30
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Johan Severin Svendsen

Biography

Johan Severin Svendsen (30 September 1840 – 14 June 1911) was a Norwegian composer, conductor and violinist. Born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway, he lived most his life in Copenhagen, Denmark. Svendsen's output includes two symphonies, a violin concerto, a cello ...

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Biography

Johan Severin Svendsen (30 September 1840 – 14 June 1911) was a Norwegian composer, conductor and violinist. Born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway, he lived most his life in Copenhagen, Denmark. Svendsen's output includes two symphonies, a violin concerto, a cello concerto, and the Romance for violin, as well as a number of Norwegian Rhapsodies for orchestra. At one time Svendsen was an intimate friend of the German composer Richard Wagner.

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Johan Svendsen, Arve Tellefsen, Peter Hindar, Sven Nyhus, Hans Christian Hauge & The Hindar Quartet
Finale (Allegro assai con fuoco), from Octet in A major Op.3 for Strings
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Finale (Allegro assai con fuoco), from Octet in A major Op.3 for Strings
Johan Svendsen, Trondheim Symfoniorkester & Ole Kristian Ruud
Festpolonese Op.12
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Festpolonese Op.12
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Symphony No.2 in B flat major (Op.15)
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Symphony No.2 in B flat major (Op.15)
Melina Mandozzi, Neeme Järvi, Bergen filharmoniske orkester & Johan Severin Svendsen
Romeo og Julie - fantasy (Op.18)
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Romeo og Julie - fantasy (Op.18)
Johan Svendsen, Arthur Grumiaux, New Philharmonic Orchestra & Edo de Waart
Romance in G major Op.26
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Romance in G major Op.26
Johan Svendsen, Thomas Dausgaard & Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Polonaise No 2 Op 28
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Polonaise No 2 Op 28
Johan Svendsen, Bergen filharmoniske orkester & Andrew Litton
Norwegian Artists' Carnival Op.14
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Norwegian Artists' Carnival Op.14
Johan Svendsen, Neeme Järvi & Bergen filharmoniske orkester
Norwegian rhapsody no. 1 (Op.17)
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Norwegian rhapsody no. 1 (Op.17)
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Symphony No.2 in B flat major (Op.15)
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Symphony No.2 in B flat major (Op.15)
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Festive Polonaise
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Festive Polonaise
Ole Kristian Ruud (conductor) & Johan Severin Svendsen
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
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Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
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Norwegian artists' carnival Op.14
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Norwegian artists' carnival Op.14
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Carnival in Paris, Op.9
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Carnival in Paris, Op.9
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Norwegian Rhapsody No 3 Op 21
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Norwegian Rhapsody No 3 Op 21
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Polonaise no.2 op.28
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Polonaise no.2 op.28
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Johan Severin Svendsen Biography

Johan Severin Svendsen (30 September 1840 – 14 June 1911) was a Norwegian composer, conductor and violinist. Born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway, he lived most his life in Copenhagen, Denmark. Svendsen's output includes two symphonies, a violin concerto, a cello concerto, and the Romance for violin, as well as a number of Norwegian Rhapsodies for orchestra. At one time Svendsen was an intimate friend of the German composer Richard Wagner.

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