Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783−1847)

Songs for the Piano. 6th Book. [7.] Studentsång

  • Year of composition: Ca 1830-1840; According to notes in pencil on the music in the collection at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket the book was printed in 1840
  • Work category: Male choir a cappella
  • Text author: Erik Gustaf Geijer
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

tenor I + II, bass I + II

Examples of printed editions

Stockholm at J.C. Hedbom. Lithograph by J. Meijer. (Ed. no. is missing.)

Description of work

Lento C major 4/4 (C)

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.

The collection includes:
[1.] Aftonklockan
[2.] Natthimmelen
[3.] Höstsädet
[4.] Min Politik
[5.] Tal och Tystnad
[6.] På Vattnet
[7.] Studentsång [men's quartet]
[8.] Aftonbetracktelse [sic; quartet]


Fädernesland, hvars herrliga [sic] minnen
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