Olof Åhlström (1756-1835)

11 Cantatas for the feast days of the liturgical year for Soli, Choir and Pianoforte

See the separate registration of each cantata.

  • Year of composition: Dating uncertain (Åhlström worked in St James' Church in 1792- 1835; two of the cantatas are dated 1801 [No. 1] resp. 1802 [No. 7], a third [No. 10] has the note 'performed in Jacobs kyrka 1799')
  • Work category: Mixed choir and instruments
  • First performed: See the separate registration of each cantata.
  • Duration: Approx. 90-120 min
  • Detailed duration: See the separate registration of each cantata.

Instrumentation

pno (according to the autograph: Forte Piano [sic])

Solo voices/choir

solo voices: 1 soprano, (1 alto), 1 tenor, (1 bass)
choir: S.A.T.B.
See the separate registration of each cantata.

Examples of printed editions

11 Kantater för kyrkoårets högtider för Soli, Kör och Pianoforte. Urtext-Edition by Holger Schmitt-Hallenberg. Archive of Swedish Vocal Music, Vol. V, Edition Gran Tonante HB, 2010. Archive of Swedish Vocal Music, Vol. V, Edition Gran Tonante HB, 2010

6 of the cantatas are also published by Rune Elmehed, SMB 2003/362-367 (see the separate registration of respective cantata.

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Z/Sv ('Andeliga Sånger af Åhlström'; bound cantatas for the feast days of the liturgical year)

Description of work

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Libretto/text

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