Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783−1847)

Songs for the Piano. 9th Book. [2.] Arbetarens Visa

  • 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.)
(Sånger vid piano af E. G. Geijer, Häft. II, Abr. Lundquists Musikförlag, Abr. L. 4436)

Description of work

Allegro B-flat major alla breve


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

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