Emil Sjögren (1853-1918)

Heliga Anda / Helige Anda / Helige Ande, sanningens Ande [Holy Spirit, Spirit of truth]

  • Year of composition: 1901 (according to Svenskt Biografiskt Lexikon)
  • Work category: Voice and other instruments
  • Text author: J. O. Wallin [referring to Johan Olof Wallin (1779-1839)]
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min


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Solo voices/choir


  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Emil Sjögren's archive (score, violin part, and sketch in pencil; there is also a version in E major for soloist and four-part choir, with an annotation stating that it is a proposal for revision of 'Helige Ande!' [Holy Spirit!]; the archive list also mentions Swedish hymnals nos. 131 and 134)

Description of work

Moderato [according to the violin part] G major 4/4 (C)


Helige Anda! Sanningens Anda!