Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783−1847)

Newer Songs for the Piano [Book 3]. [1.] Barndomsminnen

  • Year of composition: Ca 1830-1840; According to notes in pencil on the music in the collection of the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket the book was printed in 1836
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: Erik Gustaf Geijer
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min

Examples of printed editions

Stockholm at J.C. Hedbom. Lithograph by J. Meijer. (Ed. no. is missing.)
(Sånger vid piano af E. G. Geijer, Häft. II, Abr. Lundquists Musikförlag, Abr. L. 4436)

Description of work

Andante - Allegro vivace - Allegretto - Andante F major 3/4 - 4/4 (C) - 3/4


Work comment

The collection includes:
[1.] Barndomsminnen
[2.] Min hustrus visa
[3.] Gräl – och allt väl
[4.] Husar-brudarna. Duet
[5.] Min musik
[6.] Vallflickans Aftonvisa
[7.] Första aftonen i det nya hemmet
[8.] Marsche [sic; men's quartet]


Libretto/text

Ljufva minnen!
ack, försvinnen
ej från ett bröst
som ännu älskar Er.