Ivar Hallström (1826−1901)

Sång-Album. [5.] Flickan i skogen

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain (Printed ca 1860)
  • Work category: Male choir with solo voice(s) and instrument
  • Text author: E. v. Qvanten
  • Dedication: "Dedicated to Mrs. Helena Petre, née Berg" (according to the printed edition)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

solo voice: soprano
choir: T.T.B.B.

Examples of printed editions

Abr. Lundquists Musikhandel, A:m L. 520

Description of work

Andante con moto F sharp minor 4/4 (C)


Work comment

The book includes:
[1.] Om qvällen [sic]
[2.] O, Arranmore!
[3.] Pauvre Garҫon! / Stackars gosse!
[4.] Sylvias visa
[5.] Flickan i skogen [sopransolo och manskör]
[6.] Till en Flicka. Vid återskickandet af en oskrifven minnesbok
[7.] Der Abendstern / Aftonstjernan. Quatour
(see the individual posts for each song) 


Libretto/text

[1.] (soprano solo): Ensam i dunkla skogens famn, går jag en enslig stig
(men's choir): Doften rosor! Doften blommor och fläktars sus

[2.] (soprano solo): Ensam i mörka skogens djup, går jag enslig stig
(men's choir): Sjungen skogar! Sjungen grottor och källors sus

[3.] (soprano solo): Ensam i gröna skogarnes lund, går jag enslig stig
(men's choir): Vaknen andar! Vaknen andar i lundens sus