Ludvig Norman (1831−1885)

Album leaves
Small tone poems

opus 11

1. Prelude: Allegretto grazioso
2. Minuet: Allegro moderato
3. Idyll: Andantino
4. Elegy: Andante
5. Folk dance: Allegro moderato
6. Impromptu: Allegretto quasi Allegro moderato
7. March: Allegro moderato ma con fuoco

  • Year of composition: No. 7. Marcia: '6 July 1850' according to autograph.
  • Work category: Piano
  • Dedication: Mov. 4. Elegy: To Ebba
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min

Examples of printed editions

Stockholm, Abr. Hirsch

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Norman's coll., 'Musikaliska Nyårsgratulationer till Herman Thunman framförda genom Ludvig Norman, 6/1 1855.'; no 7: March: Norman's coll. M-Å, in an album with the title: 'Normansches Schatz-Kästlein für Clavier', pp. 25-27.

Description of work

1. Prelude: Allegretto grazioso G major 2/4
2. Minuet: Allegro moderato A minor 3/4, trio in A major
3. Idyll: Andantino A major 2/4
4. Elegy: Andante D minor 2/4
5. Folk dance: Allegro moderato A minor 4/4
6. Impromptu: Allegretto quasi Allegro moderato D minor 2/4
7. March [In the autograph: 'Spaziergang. No 4 aus dem Bummelglücken. Tempo di Maricia, feurig.' The middle part is here in D major]: Allegro moderato ma con fuoco G major 4/4