Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Sveagaldrar. Prelude (Tribute March)

  • Year of composition: 1897
  • Work category: Orchestral works in one movement
  • Text author: Wilhelm Peterson-Berger
  • First performed: 21 September 1897, Kungliga Teatern, cond: Conrad Nordqvist (?)
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min
  • Detailed duration: 6.59

Instrumentation

3*.2.2.2 / 4.3.3*.1 / timp, perc / str
(picc, bass tbn)

Location for score and part material

Score and parts in facsimile at Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Z/Sv

Examples of recordings

Prelude recorded by Norrköpings Symfoniorkester (cond: Michail Jurowski), CD (1998), CPO 999 564-2

Description of work

Allegro vivo à la marcia A major 4/4 (C)


Work comment

See also "Sveagaldrar. Ett sångdramatiskt festspel (till Oscar II:s 25-åriga regeringsjubileum) i 4 bilder".