Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960)

Notturno elegiaco

opus 5

  • Year of composition: 1897−8
  • Work category: French horn and organ
  • Dedication: To Axel Malm
  • Duration: 7 min
  • Detailed duration: 7' in both Öien and Hermansson

Examples of printed editions

Carl Gehrmans musikförlag, Stockholm, , C.G. 4663, copyright 1952

Location for score and part material

Statens musik- och teaterbibliotek

Examples of recordings

BIS CD 171, 1995
Ingegerd Öien (horn), Geir Henning Braaten (piano)

Opus 3 CD 19501, 1995
Sören Hermansson (horn), Per-Ove Larsson (organ)


Stevensson, Lennart: Alfvéns Elegi = Notturno for horn/violoncello and organ/piano. − 2−3/97, pp. 20−21.
About the creation of these different versions. Earlier publ. in Movitz no. 6, 1995.

Description of work

Adagio, ma non troppo D minor 4/4 (C)

Work comment