Hilding Rosenberg (1892-1985)

Suite no. 1 from the ballet pantomime Yttersta domen

opus 49 (according to data from Svensk Musik)

1. Polska och scen
2. De rena jungfrurnas dans
3. Smärtornas dans
4. Pantomimisk duett

  • Year of composition: 1929
  • Work category: Orchestral works in several movements
  • Text author: Scenario by Sandro Malmquist after Erik Axel Karlfeldt's poem
  • First performed: 5 November 1930, Stockholm Concert Hall, the Concert Society Orchestra conducted by Vaclav Talich
  • Duration: 17 min

Instrumentation

2*.2.2.2 / 3.2.2.0 / timp, perc, hp, cel / str
(picc). Hn 3 and tbn 2 can be excluded

Examples of printed editions

Edition Suecia, Stockholm 1935

Examples of recordings

Description of work

1. Polska och scen: Vivace G minor 3/2
2. De rena jungfrurnas dans: Poco Allegretto A-flat major 3/4
3. Smärtornas dans: Moderato D minor
4. Pantomimisk duett: Allegretto G minor 3/4