Emil Sjögren (1853-1918)

Du väna ros! [You, fair rose!]

  • Year of composition: Stockholm 1901
  • Work category: Voices and piano
  • Text author: T. Gelhaar (according to Svenskt Biografiskt Lexikon)
  • Dedication: To Mrs. Clary Magnusson on the occasion of her 50th birthday on 22nd October, 1901. It was performed by Mrs. Rudberg, née Ge[hh?]ar [probably indicating Gelhaar], Mrs. M[agnusson]'s daughter Mrs. Elin Salomonsen, and Berta Sjögren, with Emil Sjögren at the piano, as a surprise at breakfast (according to the autograph)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

3 female voices (probably S.S.A.)

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph collection (the autograph is in pencil, partly sketch only; also includes some bars of "In modo d'una Maria")

Description of work

(tempo marking missing) varying key signatures 2/4


Du väna ros som dröjer än
du väna ros i sommarfägring