August Söderman (1832−1876)

Hjertesorg

  • Year of composition: One sketch is dated 'Dresden 19 Jan. 1870'
  • Work category: Mixed choir with solo voice(s) and orchestra
  • Text author: Carl Wetterhoff
  • First performed: 26 April 1883 Musikföreningen in Stockholm. Score compiled by Ludvig Norman.
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min

Instrumentation

2.2.2.2 / 4.2.0.0 / timp, perc / str
perc: trgl

Solo voices/choir

Solo voice: soprano
Mixed choir, S.S.A.S.T.T.B.

Examples of printed editions

Huss & Beer, H. B. 273 (piano reduction)

Location for score and part material

Choir parts at Musik- och teaterbibliotekets samlingar (Söderman. Dep II, No. 26).
The library also has handwritten piano reduction, only for soprano and piano, not choir.

Description of work

Allegretto A major (varying keys) 6/8-2/4


Libretto/text

Då häggarna stodo i blom och svalorna byggde bo (soprano solo)

Så står hon i tanken sänkt invid den älskades graf (choir)


Media files

Edition Swedish Musical Heritage

  • Scores and parts