Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Och riddaren drog uti Österland [And the knight going to the East]

  • Year of composition: 1892
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: August Strindberg (1849-1912)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Examples of printed editions

Carl Gehrmans Musikförlag, Ed. no. 770
Also included in 'Sång-Album', publ. by Carl Gehrmans Musikförlag, Ed. no. 770 [sic]


Karlsson, Henrik: Wilhelm Peterson-Berger. Verkförteckning [List of works] (2004) [available at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket]

Description of work

Moderato con moto D minor 4/4 (C)


Och riddaren drog uti Österland, att bedja för kärestan sin / Der Ritter zog aus nach dem Morgenland, Zu beten fürs Herzliebchen sein / The knight went away to the Eastern-land, For his lady love's health to pray