Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960)

Four songs from Leksand
Freely adapted for small orchestra

Rudén no. 85

Gånglåt (Marching tune)
Dans (Dance)
Skänklåt (Endowing tune)
Danslek (Dance game)

  • Year of composition: Dated Åkerö January 1934
  • Work category: Orchestral works in several movements
  • First performed: Swedish Radio on 28 May 1934, cond. Nils Grevillius
  • Duration: 9 min
  • Detailed duration: 1. 2,5 minutes, 2. 2,5 minutes, 3. 1 minute, 4. 3 minutes

Instrumentation

2.2.2.2. / 2.0.0.0. / pno / str

Examples of printed editions

Gehrmans 1940, CG 3191 (Nordiska toner för orkester)

Location for score and part material

Gehrmans 1940

  • Location autograph: Stiftelsen Musikkulturens främjande

Description of work

Gånglåt (Marching tune)
Moderato C major 2/4
Dans (Dance)
Allegretto F major 3/4
Skänklåt (Endowing tune)
Moderato, molto energico A minor 4/4
Danslek (Dance game)
Allegretto grazioso G-dur 3/4, 32 takter, Andantino c-moll, 24 takter, Allegretto grazioso G-dur, 32 takter, totalt 88 takter