Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960)

Nigare-polska

Rudén no. 124

  • Year of composition: Publishing contract 10 November 1933
  • Work category: Male choir a cappella
  • Text author: Folk dance
  • Arrangement/revision: Freely adapted for male choir by Hugo Alfvén
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

T.T.B.B.

Examples of printed editions

Abraham Hirsch, Stockholm 1933, Hirsch 2785.

  • Location autograph: Uppsala Universitetsbibliotek
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Composition sketch in Book 1 VMhs 188

Description of work

Polska-tempo F major 3/4


Libretto/text

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