August Söderman (1832−1876)

Englarnas Hem (Änglarnas hem)

  • Year of composition: Manuscripts dated Stockholm 5 October 1875
  • Work category: Female choir a cappella
  • Text author: Oskar Wijkander
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

S.S.A.A. (according to parts material: Mezzo Soprano, 2nd Soprano, Alto, 2nd Alto)

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Score and parts in transcription (incomplete)

Literature

Jeanson, Gunnar: 'August Söderman. En svensk tondiktares liv och verk', 1926

Description of work

Andante sostenuto F major 6/4


Work comment

The song also exists in a version for mixed choir a cappella (T.T.B.B.). See further the individual post for that version.


Libretto/text

Det bor i Förlossarens himmelska hus
En ängel hvars spanande öga är milt