Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783−1847)

Songs for the Piano. 9th Book. [1.] Den enfaldiga Visan

  • Year of composition: Ca 1840-1850; According to notes in pencil on the music in the collection at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket the 7th book was printed in 1841; however there are no notes on this book
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: Erik Gustaf Geijer
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Examples of printed editions

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

Description of work

Allegretto F minor 3/8


Work comment

The collection includes:
[1.] Den enfaldiga Visan
[2.] Arbetarens Visa
[3.] Skridskovisa
[4.] Den nalkande stormen
[5.] Sånger utan Ord. No 1 [B-flat major]
[6.] Sånger utan Ord. No 2 [F major]


Libretto/text

Ack vore jag, ack vore jag,
ack vore jag mäktig och rik!