Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Bröllopsmarsch [Wedding March]

  • Year of composition: Umeå September 1894
  • Work category: Piano
  • First performed: Burträsks kyrka [the Burträsk church] 26 September 1894 (according to a letter accompanying the autograph)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Examples of printed editions

Abraham Lundquists Musikförlag, Ed. no. 5711

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Z/Sv


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

Description of work

Maestoso C major 4/4 (C)

Work comment

According to a letter from Arne Aulin on 5 November, 1979, the Wilhelm Peterson-Berger Sällskapet [The Wilhelm Peterson-Berger Society] received this wedding march as a gift from Mrs. Bibbi Bergholtz, Örebro. It was composed by Peterson-Berger on the occasion of her grandparents' wedding in the Burträsk Church on 26 September, 1894.