Otto Lindblad (1809−1864)

Vårsång ("Glad såsom fågeln i morgonstunden") [Spring song]

  • Year of composition: Probably the 1840s
  • Work category: Mixed choir a cappella
  • Text author: Herman Sätherberg (1812-1897)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Solo voices/choir


Examples of printed editions

Svenska Skolkvartetten. 100 fyrstämmiga sånger, 1:sta samlingen, [Svenska Skolkvartetten. 100 four-part songs, Volume 1] Abr. Lundquist, Musikförlag (Ed. no. is missing) [1952]

Description of work

Marsch B major - E-flat major - B-flat major 4/4 (C)

Work comment

This song also exists in a setting for male choir a cappella (T.T.B.B.). See separate post for that version.

The same poem was also set to music by Prince Gustaf of Sweden and Norway (1827-1852); see separate post for that version.


Glad såsom fågeln i morgonstunden
hälsar jag våren i friska natur'n [sic]