Adolf Fredrik Lindblad (1801−1878)

Vårvisa ("Se, Maj igen, så blid och ljus") [Spring song]

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain
  • Work category: Male choir a cappella
  • Text author: Urban [possibly referring to Lindblad's son-in-law Urban von Feilitzen (1834-1913), who wrote the lyrics for Lindblad's song 'Nattviolen' (The Lesser butterfly-orchid)]
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir


Examples of printed editions

Harmonia. Samling af firestemmige Mandskor udgivne af Erik Hoff. Første Bind, første Hefte, Udgiverns Forlag, Christiania (Oslo), 1868 [Harmonia. A collection of four-part male choruses published by Erik Hoff. Vol. 1, 1st book. Editors' publishing house, Christiania (Oslo), 1868]

Description of work

Allegretto B-flat major 6/8

Work comment

This song also exists in a setting for mixed choir a cappella (S.A.T.B.). See separate post for that version.


Se, Maj igen, så blid och ljus,
har klappat på sitt sommarhus