Medievalism and Rued Langgaard's Romantic Image of Queen Dagmar

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A discussion of Rued Langgaard's Ninth Symphony, "From Queen Dagmar's Town" contrasting Langgaard's views and musical practice with those of Thomas Laub. The article discusses Langgaard's use of Laub's version of the ballad melody "Queen Dagmar Lies Ill in Ribe" in the symphony, and gives an interpretation of the symphony as a whole and Langgaard's relation to the Middle Ages and the past.
Translated title of the contributionMiddelalderisme og Rued Langgaards romantiske billede af Dronning Dagmar
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Oxford Handbook of Music and Medievalism
EditorsStephen C. Meyer, Kirsten Yri
Number of pages19
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherOxford University Press
Publication date2020
ISBN (Print)978-0-19-065844-1
Publication statusPublished - 2020

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