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FRIEDRICH KUHLAU  

(1786 - 1832)

Born near Hanover, Kuhlau settled in Denmark in 1810 as a pianist and composer, winning an important position in Danish music of the period and a reputation as a concert pianist. Much of his music was destroyed in a fire in 1832.

Stage Works

Kuhlau’s operas and incidental music show contemporary French and German influences in the age of Weber. His incidental music for Elverhøj (‘The Elf Hill’) was written in 1828 for royal wedding celebrations and makes use of Danish folk-melodies.

Chamber Music

In addition to his piano quartets and violin sonatas, Kuhlau left a larger quantity of music for the flute, an instrument he himself did not play. These compositions satisfied a contemporary demand and retain a place in present flute repertoire.

Box Set Release Catalogue Number
Nordic Classical Favourites Naxos 8.504037

Role: Classical Composer 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 
150 SCHONSTEN VOLKSLIEDER (DIE) Capriccio
C49349-54
Vocal, Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular
150 SCHONSTEN VOLKSLIEDER (DIE) Capriccio
C7106
Vocal, Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular
Chamber Music - DOPPLER, F. / KUHLAU, F. / MOZART, W.A. / BOHM, T. / HUGUES, L. (Romantic Music for 2 Flutes and Piano) Delos
DE3212
Chamber Music
Choral Concert: Studenter-Sangforeningen (Gaudeamus igitur - Student Songs and Drinking Songs) Naxos
8.572397
Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular
Choral Music - BORTNIANSKY, D. / SCHUBERT, F. / MENDELSSOHN, Felix / SILCHER, F. / GRIEG, E. / BRAHMS, J. / ABT, F.W. / BRUCH, M. Capriccio
C51177
Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular, Opera
Danish Classical Favourites Naxos
8.550995
Orchestral
Danish Classical Favourites Naxos
8.554007
Orchestral
Danish Golden Age Music Dacapo
8.224020
Orchestral, Chamber Music, Instrumental, Opera
DANISH ROMANCE FOR MEDITATION Naxos
8.570557
Orchestral, Chamber Music, Instrumental
DER ER ET YNDIGT LAND Dacapo
8.224141
Orchestral, Opera
FLUTE (THE ART OF THE) Naxos
8.570309
Chamber Music, Instrumental
Flute and Harp Recital: Horgas, Eszter / Vigh, Andrea - BACH, J.S. / FAURE, G. / MOZART, W.A. / RAVEL, M. / IBERT, J. / KUHLAU, F. (Flute and Harp) Capriccio
C10765
Concertos, Chamber Music
Flute Music of the Danish Golden Age Naxos
8.553333
Chamber Music
Flute Recital: Marcusson, Goran - CHEN, G. / HE ZHAN, H. / SIBELIUS, J. / MANCINI, H. / ROTA, N. (Inspiration, Vol. 2: Melodies of a Silver Flute) Naxos
8.570389
Concertos, Orchestral, Film and TV Music
GERMAN FOLK SONGS - ZOLLNER, C.F. / REICHARDT, J.F. / BRAHMS, J. / SCHUBERT, F. / ZUCCALMAGLIO, A.W.F. von / KUHLAU, F. Capriccio
C49303
Vocal, Choral - Secular
GOETHE AND MUSIC, Vol. 2 - WOLF, H. / SCHUBERT, F. / MOZART, W.A. / BEETHOVEN, L. van / SCHUMANN, R. / BRAHMS. J. / LISZT, F. / MENDELSSOHN, Felix Capriccio
C49271-9
Vocal, Choral - Secular
INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL NZ 2001 Naxos
8.555883
Concertos, Orchestral, Chamber Music
King Frederik IX Conducts the Royal Danish Orchestra Dacapo
8.224100
Orchestral, Opera
KUHLAU: Elverhoj Dacapo
8.224053
Opera
KUHLAU: Elverhoj Dacapo
DCCD 8902
Opera
KUHLAU: Flute Quintets Op. 51, Nos. 1- 3 Naxos
8.553303
Chamber Music
KUHLAU: Flute Sonatas Op. 83 Naxos
8.555346
Chamber Music
KUHLAU: Piano Quartets (Complete) Dacapo
8.224044-45
Chamber Music
KUHLAU: Piano Quartets Nos. 1 and 2 Marco Polo
8.223482
Chamber Music
KUHLAU: Piano Sonatas, Op. 59 / Piano Sonatinas, Op. 20 (Jando) Naxos
8.570709
Instrumental
KUHLAU: Piano Sonatinas, Opp. 55, 88 (Jando) Naxos
8.570710
Instrumental
KUHLAU: Sonatas for Flute and Piano (Complete) Dacapo
8.224071-72
Chamber Music
KUHLAU: Trios for 3 Flutes Naxos
8.570220
Chamber Music, Instrumental
LUNDS STUDENTSANGARE SJUNGER IN VAREN BIS
BIS-CD-162
Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular
LUNDS STUDENTSANGARE: Skona Maj (Beautiful May) Naxos
8.557994
Choral - Secular
SOMMER Naxos
8.503045
Concertos, Orchestral, Chamber Music, Instrumental
SWEDISH A CAPPELLA CHORAL MUSIC BIS
BIS-CD-934
Choral - Secular
TRADITIONAL SWEDISH SONGS OF SPRING AND SUMMER BIS
BIS-CD-833
Choral - Secular
VARKANSLOR Naxos
8.554390
Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular
VIRTUOSO FLUTE (THE) BIS
BIS-CD-166
Chamber Music, Instrumental




 
 
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