Ivar Hallström (1826−1901)

Stunderna

  • Year of composition: ‘Drottningholm 26 Juni 1873’ (according to the autograph)
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: D. Klockhoff
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min
  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: SP/Sv Ser. I: 5341

Description of work

Andante E minor (- E major) 4/4 (C)


Work comment

The song is written on a smaller piece of paper (perhaps meant for letter writing?) with Ivar Hallström's initials embossed on the paper.


Libretto/text

Liksom strömmen vågor lifvets stunder hasta.
Stranden, som de söka för att domna, stilla somna,
är en graf.