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Carl Nielsen and Knud Jeppesen. Connections and Collaborations, Influences and Significances

The Danish musicologist Knud Jeppesen (1892-1974) is best known as a prominent figure in modern musicology during several decades of the twentieth century. Nevertheless, he was a student of Carl Nielsen who remained a life long inspiration and model to Jeppesen. Jeppesen became a permanent part of the composer’s circle of musical friends and collaborators during the last 15 years of Nielsen’s life…