Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783−1847)

Songs for the Piano. 6th Book

  • Year of composition: Ca 1830-1840; According to notes in pencil on the music in the collection at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket the book was printed in 1840 (see further each song's individual post)
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: Erik Gustaf Geijer; excepting no. 8 "Orden af Böttiger" (according to the printed music)
  • Dedication: See each song's individual post
  • Duration: Approx. 15-20 min
  • Detailed duration: Playtime uncertain (see each song's individual post)

Solo voices/choir

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Examples of printed editions

Stockholm at J.C. Hedbom. Lithograph by J. Meijer. (Ed. no. is missing.)

Description of work

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Work comment

The collection includes:
[1.] Aftonklockan
[2.] Natthimmelen
[3.] Höstsädet
[4.] Min Politik
[5.] Tal och Tystnad
[6.] På Vattnet
[7.] Studentsång [men's quartet]
[8.] Aftonbetracktelse [sic; quartet]


Libretto/text

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