Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: Impressions of Denmark

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Danish countryside By Old Dane (Own work), via Wikimedia Commons

Composer Carl Nielsen's quartets helped define the national sound of Danish music by drawing inspiration from the Danish countryside. On Wednesday's Performance Today, hear the Danish String Quartet play Nielsen's String Quartet No. 4, from a concert at Lincoln Center.