Emil Sjögren (1853-1918)

De Värnpliktiges sång from Fosterjord af [Edvard Evers] for unison choir with piano. [Bohussångerna, no. 4]

opus 55

  • Year of composition: 'Paris 1909' and 'Paris April 1909 21' (according to the autograph)
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: Edvard Evers
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

(unison choir)

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

Literature

Edvard Evers: Fosterjord. Ett folkepos (printed in 1909)

Description of work

In a quick march tempo A minor - E major - A minor - E major 4/4 (C)


Work comment

The collection includes:
[1.] Bohussången
[2.] Skeppsgossarnas sång
[3.] Fiskarfolkets sång
[4.] De Värnpliktiges sång
[5.] Kvinnornas sång


Libretto/text

Gal den röda hane,
gal den röda hane,
Ta'n gevären ned