August Söderman (1832−1876)

[Four songs] 3. I månans skimmer

Rudén no. 113a

  • Year of composition: Arranged for male choir by Hugo Alfvén in 1929
  • Work category: Male choir a cappella
  • Text author: Emil von Qvanten
  • First performed: Uppsala 2 December 1929 by Orphei Drängar, cond. Hugo Alfvén
  • Arrangement/revision: Arranged for male choir by Hugo Alfvén in 1929
  • Duration: 3 min
  • Detailed duration: 2,5 minutes

Solo voices/choir

Male choir T.T.B.B.

Examples of printed editions

3. separate Stockholm 1952. CG 4766. Gehrmans kvartett-bibliotek no. 294a
Lunds studentsångförenings stamrepertoar, 33. Stockholm 1956, Nordiska musikförlaget NMS 4911

  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph missing

Examples of recordings

Caprice CAP 21707, 2005 (rec. May 1943)
Orphei Drängar, cond. Carl Godin

BIS CD-633, 1993.
Orphei Drängar, cond. Robert Sund

Description of work

Allegretto A-flat major 3/4


Libretto/text

3. Över nejdens skönhet glimmar
mild, högtidlig kvällens stund;
bleknad aftonrodna'n simmar,
slocknande kring våg och lund
Re'n de nalkas, nattens timmar,
på det vida valvets rund.