Jakob Adolf Hägg (1850−1928)

Nya sånger och visor

opus 14 (not specified in the printed ed.)

1. Fiskarflickan (Johan Ludvig Runeberg)
2. Svanen (Bernhard Elis Malmström)
3. Hvi suckar det så tungt uti skogen (Bernhard Elis Malmström)
4. Ack, hur skönt (Carl Munthe)
5. I drömmen (author not specified)
6. Sången (Emil von Qvanten)
7. Slåttervisa (Victor Emanuel Öman)
8. Kvarnvisa (from En yngre son, author not specified)
9. Aftonsaga (Emil von Qvanten)
10. Kör, "Men månen träder stilla" (Bernhard Elis Malmström, from Hvi suckar det så tungt uti skogen)
11. Morgonrodnadens sång (author not specified)

  • Year of composition: Year of composition unknown. Most of the songs are probably from the 1860s
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: See below under respective song
  • Dedication: See below
  • Arrangement/revision:
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min

Solo voices/choir

No. 3 is written for soprano solo, male choir and piano
No. 10 for 8-part mixed choir and piano
Remaining songs are for one voice and piano

Examples of printed editions

Self-published, printed in Gävle 1910, Gefle-Postens tryckeri.

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: No less than 53 autographs to the songs exist in this book. Some are arrangements for voice and ensemble, others for piano solo. One autograph exists in private ownership.

Description of work

1. Fiskarflickan (Johan Ludvig Runeberg): Andante A minor 6/8
2. Svanen (Bernhard Elis Malmström): Con moto A minor 3/4
3. Hvi suckar det så tungt uti skogen (Bernhard Elis Malmström): Lento E minor 4/4
4. Ack, hur skönt (Carl Munthe): Andante F-sharp major 2/4
5. I drömmen (author not specified): Andantino D major 6/8
6. Sången (Emil von Qvanten): Andante F major 3/4
7. Slåttervisa (Victor Emanuel Öman): Friskt A major 2/4
8. Kvarnvisa (from En yngre son, author not specified): Allegretto E minor 2/4
9. Aftonsaga (Emil von Qvanten): Andantino E minor 6/8
10. Choir (Bernhard Elis Malmström, from Hvi suckar det så tungt uti skogen): Andante B major 3/8
11. Morgonrodnadens sång (author not specified): Allegretto A major 2/4


Work comment

Dedications:
1. To C. Seger
2. To Fru Signe Hultman
3. To C. Nordqvist
4. To Hofrättsrådet C. Munthe
5. To Herr Gustaf Hägg
6. To Fröken Tora Åslund
7. To Fru Lucia Myrmo
8. To Fröken Signe Hebbe
9. To Fröken Fredrika Wickman
10. To Herr Ernst Nordin
11. To Fröken Elisabet Ehinger