Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Frösöblomster, 8 melodies for piano, book I

opus 16

1. Rentrée: Allegro con fuoco
2. Sommarsång: Andante con moto
3. Lawn tennis: Allegro con eleganza
4. Till rosorna: Moderato (poco rubato)
5. Gratulation: Tempo giusto con grazia
6. Vid Frösö kyrka: Lento
7. I skymningen: Scherzando, poco presto
8. Hälsning: Semplice e dolce

  • Year of composition: 1896
  • Work category: Piano
  • Dedication: To Lars Tirén
  • Duration: 27 min
  • Detailed duration: 3:06, 2:37, 2:28, 3:50, 3:43, 4:25, 3:27, 3:47 (Olof Höjer)

Examples of printed editions

Abraham Lundquists musikförlag

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Examples of recordings

Swedish Society: SCD 1097
Olof Höjer, piano

Description of work

1. Rentrée: Allegro con fuoco C major 6/8
2. Sommarsång: Andante con moto F major 2/2
3. Lawn tennis: Allegro con eleganza B-flat major 2/4
4. Till rosorna: Moderato (poco rubato) A-flat major 4/4
5. Gratulation: Tempo giusto con grazia D major 2/2
7. I skymningen: Scherzando, poco presto D minor 3/4
8. Hälsning: Semplice e dolce E major 9/8