Ivar Hallström (1826−1901)

Trenne sånger vid Piano [5th Book]. [3.] Vid Elfven

  • Year of composition: Year of composition unknown. Printed in 1870
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Dedication: ‘To Julius Günther’ (according to the printed edition)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Examples of printed editions

Abr. Lundquist, Abr: [sic] L. 1160

Description of work

Andante D-flat major 6/8


Work comment

The book includes:
[1.] Venetiansk Gondolvisa
[2.] Kung Erik och Liten Karin
[3.] Vid Elfven
(see individual posts for each song) 


Libretto/text

I den djupa skogens gömma smyger jag i aftonstund,
att om dig, o flicka, drömma vid den stilla elfvens grund