- Year of composition: Waldemarsudde 14 September 1882
- Work category: Orchestral works in one movement
- Dedication: To the 100th jubilee of the Royal Opera, composed for large orchestra by Ludvig Norman
- First performed: 30 September 1882, the Royal Opera. The Royal Court Orchestra conducted by the composer.
- Duration: Approx. 10-15 min
3*.2.2.2 / 184.108.40.206 / timp, 3 perc / str
Examples of printed editions
Musikaliska Konstföreningen, 1911 (ed. no. 99)
Description of work
Molto maestoso C major 4/4 (C)
The national antheme ('Du gamla, du fria') and an aria from Johann Gottlieb Naumann's national opera Gustaf Wasa ('Ädla skuggor, vördade fäder') compiles the main themes in the composition.