Emil Sjögren (1853-1918)

"Böndir skulu kluckara fa" (ur gamla Da-le-la-gens kyrkobalk) [sic] for one voice with piano or organ

  • Year of composition: 'Malmsjö 06 Septemb.' [1906] (also 'Malmsjö Septemb 06') according to the autograph
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: (Text from Dalalagen from the beginning of the 14th century)
  • Dedication: 'To Herman Jansson (on his 50th birthday), bell ringer, and teacher and leader of music in St John's Church' (according to the autograph)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min


pno or org

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Emil Sjögrens archive (three copies, of which one has the added written text, 'A bell ringer's obligations as found in "Dale-lagens Kyrkobalk"' [sic]

Description of work

Allegro moderato E minor 4/4 (C)


Böndir skulu kluckare fa,
Böndir skulu kluckare fa
Böndir skulu kluckare fa
Han skal fyrstum i Kirkin [sic] vara
han skal sentum och utfara