Jakob Adolf Hägg (1850−1928)

Drei kleine Suiten im alten Style
[F minor, B minor, E-flat major]

opus 24

Erste kleine Suite F minor
1. Allemande
2. Courante
3. Sarabande
4. Gigue

Zweite kleine Suite B minor
1. Largo - Moderato
2. Sarabande: Andante con moto
3. Vivace ma non troppo

Dritte kleine Suite E-flat major
1. Präludium: Mässig bewegt
2. Dreistimmiges Canon all´ottava: Lento
3. Vivace

  • Year of composition: Suite no. 2 is dated Stockholm 1868
  • Work category: Piano
  • Arrangement/revision: Suite no. 2 also exist in a version for orchestra by the composer
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min

Examples of printed editions

Published in thee books. Det Nordiske Forlag, Köpenhamn, Hofmeister, Leipzig [1898]
Suite no. 2, movement 2 also published in Album,16 leichtere Clavierstücke at the same publisher [1899]

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autographs only for Suite no. 2 and movement 2 from suite no. 3

Description of work

Erste kleine Suite [F minor]
1. Allemande: F minor 4/4
2. Courante: A-flat major 3/4
3. Sarabande: f minor 3/4
4. Gigue: F major 12/8

Zweite kleine Suite [B minor]
1. Largo B minor 3/4
2. Sarabande: Andante con moto D major 3/4
3. Vivace ma non troppo B minor 2/4

Dritte kleine Suite [E-flat major]
1. Präludium: Mässig bewegt E-flat major 4/4
2. Dreistimmiges Canon all´ottava: Lento G minor 3/4
3. Vivace E-flat major 3/8