Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871−1927)

Sonate II ur Barndomskompositioner 1878-1881 [solopiano] [Sonate II from Childhood compositions 1878-1881]

Print

[I.] Allegro
[II.] Andante
[III.] Finale. Allegro

  • Year of composition: March - May 1881 (according to the autograph)
  • Work category: Piano
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min
  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Wilhelm Stenhammar's archive

Literature

Wallner, Bo: Wilhelm Stenhammar och hans tid, bd 1-3 (Norstedts Förlag, Stockholm, 1991)

Description of work

[I.] Allegro C minor 4/4 (C)
[II.] Andante A-flat major 3/4
[III.] Finale. Allegro C minor 3/4


Work comment

The collection inlcudes:
Julafton ("Hell dig Julafton")
Bevara mig, Herre! ("Jag har en krona") [no. 1] [duet]
Vallflickans visa ("Tidigt med solen") [also exists separately as Opus 1]
[Movement, piano, in F minor]
Hvad Jesus är ("O Jesu kär") [no. 1]
Julafton i kojan ("Djupt i skogen") [chorus]
Sonate I [for piano]
Fantasie [for piano]
Sonate II [for piano]
Hemåt ("Jag är en pilgrim här")
Bevara mig, Herre! ("Jag har en krona") [no. 2] [duet]
Hvad Jesus är ("O Jesu kär") [no. 2]

See individual posts for each piece

(The material also includes some untitled bars in E-flat minor)