Ludvig Norman (1831−1885)

New Album Leaves. Minor Pieces for Piano-forte

opus 14

1. Tillegnan: Andantino grazioso
2. Förhoppning. Sång utan ord: Con moto
3. Elegie: Andante, mesto
4. Idyll: Allegretto grazioso
5. Humoresk: Allegro vivace e giocoso

  • Year of composition: 1: 'Sthm 15/5 1871"; 2: "4/7 1872'; 3: 'Lysekil 23 July 1872'; 4: 'Sthm 8 September 1872"; 5. 'd. 3 July 50'
  • Work category: Piano
  • Dedication: To Mrs Ida Åqvist, née Hjort.
  • Duration: Approx. 20-25 min

Examples of printed editions

Stockholm, Abr. Hirsch, no. 1499, publ. 1873.

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: No. 1-4 in Norman's collection, under op. 14, in 'Små Skizzer för Pianoforte, Sommaren 1872', no. 5: Humoresk in Norman's coll. M-Å, in an album with the title 'Normansches Schatz-Kästlein für Clavier', p. 21; the entire collection 1-5 under Z/Sv. in a bound damaged autograph.

Literature

Julius Bagge: 'Förteckning öfver Ludvig Normans tonverk, upprättad af Julius Bagge.' Stockholm 1886, p. 7.

Description of work

1. Tillegnan: Andantino grazioso C major 4/4 (C)
2. Förhoppning. Song without words: Con moto E majorr 9/8
3. Elegie: Andante, mesto A minor 2/4
4. Idyll: Allegretto grazioso A major 6/8
5. Humoresk: Allegro vivace e giocoso [In the autograph: No 2. Aus dem Bummelglücken. Bei Döderlein, Gemächlich, zufrieden] D major 2/4