Richard Andersson (1851−1918)

Swedish National Dances for Piano and four hands. Book 1

Schwedische Tänze
1. Allegro moderato e marcato
2. Allegro moderato e grazioso
3. Andantino
4. Moderato
5. Andantino
6. Allegro deciso

  • Year of composition: Uncertain (Svenskt Biografiskt Lexikon mentions 1881 for 'Schwedische Tänze fur Clavier')
  • Work category: Piano 4 hands
  • Arrangement/revision: 'Edited and revised by S. J.' (according to the printed score)
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min
  • Detailed duration: Uncertain

Examples of printed editions

Abr. Lundquist, Ed. no. 8238
(Hans Ahlborg Musik in collaboration with Svenska Klaverets Vänner)

Description of work

1. Allegro moderato e marcato D minor 3/4 (varying tempo marks, key and time signatures)
2. Allegro moderato e grazioso B-flat major 3/4 (varying tempo marks, key and time signatures)
3. Andantino E-flat major 2/4 (varying tempo marks, key and time signatures)
4. Moderato G minor - G major 3/4 (varying tempo marks, key and time signatures)
5. Andantino E minor - E major 3/4 (varying tempo marks, key and time signatures)
6. Allegro deciso C major 3/4 (varying tempo marks, key and time signatures)