August Söderman (1832−1876)

På den röda älvens botten (På den röda elfvens botten) [Auf dem Grund des roten Stromes]

  • Year of composition: Year of composition missing in Monumenta Musicae Svecicae: 11 (Runeberg's poem publ. in 1870)
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: From 'De fångna' by Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804-1877) (trans. of Söderman's title unknown)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Examples of printed editions

Monumenta Musicae Svecicae: 11 (appendix), Edition Reimers AB, ER 40110


Jeanson, Gunnar: August Söderman. En svensk tondiktares liv och verk, 1926

Description of work

Allegro moderato G major 6/8

Work comment

This piece is incomplete in Monumenta Musicae Svecicae: 11


På den röda elfvens [sic] botten
Fiskade en gosse perlor [sic]