Emil Sjögren (1853-1918)

Lyriska Dikter [Lyrical Poems]

from opus 3

1. Andante con moto
2. Allegretto
3. Allegro agitato
4. Allegretto

  • Year of composition: ca 1890-1900
  • Work category: Violin and piano
  • Arrangement/revision: transcription by Tor Aulin
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min
  • Detailed duration: 1. 3'08'', 2. 2'07'', 3. 2'13'', 4. 5'03''

Examples of printed editions

Abr. Hirschs förlag (2437a)

Description of work

1. Andante con moto D minor 6/8
2. Allegretto G major 6/8
3. Allegro agitato B-flat major 4/4 (C)
4. Allegretto G major 4/4 (C)


Work comment

The music corresponds to the following songs in Emil Sjögren's Sju sånger ur Tannhäuser av Holger Drachmann, opus 3 (1880):
1. Hvil over Verden, du dybe Fred
2. Du sidder i Baaden, som Svömmer
3. Og jeg vil drage fra Sydens Blommer
4. Jeg ser for mit Öje, som det fineste Spind