August Söderman (1832−1876)

I bröllopsgården from Ett bondbröllop

  • Year of composition: 1868
  • Work category: Male choir a cappella
  • Text author: From a poem by Rich. Gustafsson. The text has been abridged by Söderman (according to the printed music)
  • Dedication: To Uppsala Studentkårs Allm. Sångförening [The Choir of Uppsala Studients' Union] (according to the printed music)
  • First performed: According to the printed music, the first performance of this composition took place in Uppsala on 17 February, 1869
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

T.T.B.B., T.T.B.B.B.

Examples of printed editions

Sångarförbundet. Samling fyrstämmiga sånger för mansröster. Third part, Abr. Hirschs Förlag, Ed. no. 2785

Description of work

(no tempo marking -) Lento G minor - G major - C major - G minor - G major 3/4


Work comment

"Ett bondbröllop" also exists in a setting for mixed choir a cappella (S.A.T.B.). See separate post for that version.

The edition of "Ett bondbröllop" in the collection Sångarförbundet, Tredje Delen [Sångarförbundet. Samling fyrstämmiga sånger för mansröster. Third part] includes Bröllops-marsch, I kyrkan, Önskevisa, and I bröllopsgården.


Libretto/text

Uti bondens stuga dansen skall stå,
håhla [sic], ohåhla,
speleman på tunnan spelar för minst två


Media files

Edition Swedish Musical Heritage