Johan Fredrik Berwald (1787−1861)

Hymne [sic] from Marsch och Hymn [sic] premiered at Their Majesties the King and Queen's coronation on 28 Sept. 1844

  • Year of composition: Likely 1844
  • Work category: Mixed choir and instruments
  • Dedication: 'To His Majesty the King, most humbly by Joh. Berwald' [sic] (according to the printed score)
  • First performed: Likely 28 September 1844 at the Stockholm Cathedral
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min



Solo voices/choir


Examples of printed editions

J. C. Hedbom & Co., Stockholm (lithographic printing; Printed by J. P. Meijer)

Description of work

Andante A major 4/4 (C)

Work comment

The royal couple that was crowned was Oscar I and Joséphine.


1 v. Vår Konung och vårt Fosterland
O Fädrens Gud beskydda

2 v. Slut Kärlekens och Fridens band
omkring palats och hydda 

Media files

Edition Swedish Musical Heritage

  • Vocal scores
    • Hymne - Score (1 page, pdf - 147 kB  |  Downloaded 1669 times)