Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783−1847)

Double sonata for piano in F minor

[1.] Allegro non tanto
[2.] Andante sostenuto
[3.] Presto

  • Year of composition: Printed in 1820 (according to the edition)
  • Work category: Piano 4 hands
  • Dedication: 'In memory of Mrs Anna Elisabeth Löwenhjelm, née af Geijerstam, Dedicated to her mourning Husband, and Mother from E. G. Geijer' (according to facsimile in the edition)
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min
  • Detailed duration: 25' according to radio broadcast with the pianists Mats Jansson and Yoriko Asahara (1992)
    20'44'' according to the Fermat LP edition

Examples of printed editions

Monumenta Musicae Svecicae: 19, Edition Reimers ER 107029 (2000); Ed.: Bertil Wikman

Description of work

[1.] Allegro non tanto F minor - B minor - F minor 4/4 (C)
[2.] Andante sostenuto F major 4/4 (C)
[3.] Presto F minor 4/4 (C)