Joseph Martin Kraus (1756−1792)

'Bröder, se bålen' G major

VB 109

  • Year of composition: Stockholm 1789 (according to van Boer)
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: Anna Maria Lenngren (see more below)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min
  • Detailed duration: 2'25 (according to the Bluebell LP edition)

Solo voices/choir


Examples of printed editions

Musikaliskt tidsfördrif (1790)

Location for score and part material

Transcript at Uppsala University Library (according to van Boer)

  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph lost (according to van Boer)


van Boer Jr, Bertil H: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus. Systematisch-thematisches Werkverzeichnis, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music series no. 56, Stockholm (1988); an updated edition in English with a partly revised VB-numbering was published in 1998 by Pendragon Press under the title 'Joseph Martin Kraus. A Systematic-Thematic Catalogue of His Musical Works and Source Study' (the numbering of this work is however unchanged).

Description of work

Vivace molto G major 3/8


Bröder, se bålen, den fröjdar och röker