Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Två romantiska visor [Two romantic songs]. 1. Zigeunerlied

  • Year of composition: September 1932 (according to the autograph)
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)
  • Duration: 3 min

Examples of printed editions

Abraham Lundquists Musikförlag, Ed. no. 5364

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: P.-B.-sällsk. [The Peterson-Berger Society]


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

Description of work

Feroce con moto E-flat minor - A minor - F-sharp major 2/4

Work comment

According to the cover of the printed edition, this song's title is "Zigeunerlied". (The Swedish equivalent "Zigenarvisa" is added on the first page of the music.)


Im Nebelgeriesel, im tiefen Schnee, im wilden Wald in der Winternacht / I kallvåta dimman i djupa snön i vilda skogen en vinternatt