Adolf Fredrik Lindblad (1801−1878)

Vårvisa ("Se, Maj igen, så blid och ljus")

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain
  • Work category: Mixed choir a cappella
  • Text author: Urban (possibly referring to Lindblad's son-in-law Urban von Feilitzen, who wrote the lyrics for the song 'Nattviolen' [the Platanthera bifolia / lesser butterfly-orchid])
  • Arrangement/revision: (David Wikander)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir

S.A.T.B.

Examples of printed editions

Svenska Skolkvartetten. Tredje samlingen, 100 fyrstämmiga sånger [Svenska Skolkvartetten. Volume 3, 100 four-part songs] Abr. Lundquist, Musikförlag Abr. L. 5306 (printed 1929, 1946)

Description of work

Allegretto F major 6/8


Work comment

The song also exists in a setting for men's choir a cappella (T.T.B.B.). See separate post for that version.


Libretto/text

Se, Maj igen, så blid och ljus,
har klappat på sitt sommarhus 


Media files

Edition Swedish Musical Heritage

  • Vocal scores