Johan Halvorsen

Johan Halvorsen (1864–1935) was a Norwegian composer, conductor and musician. As well as theatre music, he conducted performances of over 30 operas and composed the incidental music for more than 30 plays. Following his retirement from the theatre he finally had time to concentrate on the composition of his three great symphonies and two well-known Norwegian rhapsodies. Halvorsen's compositions were a development of the national romantic tradition Read more on Last.fm


Classical  20th Century Classical  Post-Romantic  norwegian  composers  
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Bojarernes Indtogsmarsch (Entry March of the Boyars) - Johan Halvorsen
Norwegian Dance No. 2: Allegretto - Johan Halvorsen
Entry of the Boyars - Johan Halvorsen
The Old Fisherman's Song - Johan Halvorsen
Maiden's Song - Johan Halvorsen
Passacaglia in G minor (after G.F. Handel's Keyboard Suite No. 7 in G minor, HWV 432: VI. Passacaille) - Johan Halvorsen
Passacaglia for Violin and Viola - Johan Halvorsen
Entry March of the Boyars - Johan Halvorsen
Andante religioso - Johan Halvorsen
Violin Concerto, Op. 28: III. Allegro moderato - Johan Halvorsen
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