Rung, Henrik , Danish conductor and composer, father of Frederik Rung; b. Copenhagen, March 3, 1807; d. there, Dec. 13, 1871. He founded the Cecilia Soc. (1851). He wrote a number of choral works and popular songs.
C. Thrane, Caeciliaföreningen og dens Stifter (Copenhagen, 1901).
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