Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Sunnanfärd
Symphony no. 2 in E-flat major, for large orchestra

1. Stiltje — Seglats
2. Rosenstaden: Dionysoståget — I Eros tempel — Symposion
3. Hemlängtan — För sunnanvind

  • Year of composition: 1910
  • Work category: Symphony
  • First performed: Göteborg 22 March 1911. Göteborgs Orkesterförening, cond. Tor Aulin
  • Duration: 43 min

Examples of printed editions

Abr. Hirschs förlag, Stockholm, 1912

Examples of recordings

• Phono Suecia PSCD 95 (1996)
Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester, Stig Westerberg, cond.
• CPO 777 160-2 (1998)
Norrköpings Symfoniorkester, Michail Jurowski, cond.

Description of work

1. Stiltje: Andante molto tranquillo E-flat major 3/4
2. Dionysoståget: Vivace strepitando G minor 5/8 (alternating with 4/8)
3. Hemlängtan: Andante, molto tranquillo E-flat minor 3/4