Johan Fredrik Berwald (1787−1861)

Marsch from Marsch och Hymn premiered at the coronation of Their Majesties the King and Queen on 28 Sept. 1844

  • Year of composition: Likely 1844
  • Work category: Piano
  • Dedication: 'To His Majesty the King, most humbly by Joh. Berwald' [sic] (according to the printed score)
  • First performed: Likely 28 september 1844 at Stockholm Cathedral
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Examples of printed editions

J. C. Hedbom & Co., Stockholm (lithographic print; Printed by J. P. Meijer)

Description of work

Maestoso E major 4/4 (C)


Work comment

The royal couple that was crowned was Oscar I and Joséphine.