Otto Olsson (1879−1964)

Three organ etudes

opus 45

1. Fantasia cromatica: Allegretto
2. Sestetto: Andante
3. Berceuse: Lento e dolce

  • Year of composition: 1911 (?)
  • Work category: Organ
  • Dedication: To Oskar Merikanto, Helsinki
  • First performed: 23 March 1915, Gustaf Vasa Church, Stockholm, the composer (Berceuse)
  • Duration: 9 min
  • Detailed duration: Estimated playing time from tempo marks: 9 minutes

Examples of printed editions

Included in Augener, 144315, London 1912: The series Original Organ Compositions

Eriks förlag, Stockholm 1976

Description of work

1. Fantasia cromatica, study for pedale doppio: Allegretto C-sharp minor 4/8
2. Sestetto: Andante 3/4 G major
3. Berceuse: Lento e dolce H major 4/4


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