6 Songs, Op.18 (Beckman, Bror)

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PDF scanned by SMH
IS (2016/7/28)

PDF scanned by SMH
IS (2016/7/28)

Editor First edition (corrected reprint)
Publisher. Info. Stockholm: Abraham Lundquists, n.d.[1910]. Plate Abr. L. 4336.
Reprinted Stockholm: SMH, 2014.
Misc. Notes Prefaces and editorial notes are © Levande Musikarv and have been included here courtesy of the copyright owner. The original edition did not have ©1910 - see WorldCat e.g. - but one will take SMH's word for it that it was published in that year.
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General Information

Work Title Six Songs
Alternative. Title Sex sånger för röst och piano
Composer Beckman, Bror
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.18
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IBB 9
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs
  1. Den långa dagen. Andante (E minor)
  2. I Solnedgången. (D-flat major)
  3. Säf, Säf, susa. Lento (D minor)
  4. Elden, som brinner. Molto Adagio (B major)
  5. Hvor skulde jeg. Allegretto poco Andante (B minor)
  6. Aftenstemning. Molto Adagio (D major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1895-1904
First Publication. 1910
Librettist see below
Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804-1877) No.1
Gustaf Fröding (1860-1911) Nos.2, 3
Johnny Roosval (1879-1965) No.4
Sophus Michaëlis (1865-1932) No.5
Aksel Borge (1877-1935) No.6
Language Swedish Nos.1-4, Danish Nos.5, 6
Average DurationAvg. Duration 15-20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
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