Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960)

Incidental music to 'Mostellaria' by Titus Plautus, for flute solo

Rudén no. 77

1. Moderato quasi allegretto
2. Andante
3. Vivace
4. Presto

  • Year of composition: 1912
  • Work category: Incidental music
  • First performed: Intima teatern Stockholm 28 June 1912
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min

Examples of printed editions

• Svensk musiktidning 32 (1912), p. 31.
• Eriks förlag, Stockholm 1982, Eriks K 632 (publ. by Claes Hellman as 'Hugo Alfvén: Liten svit för soloflöjt')

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Year 1972 at the Musikmuseet

Description of work

1. Moderato quasi allegretto Lydian mode 5/8
2. Andante Dorian mode 6/8
3. Vivace Ionian mode (C dur) 2/4
4. Presto Lydian mode 2/4