Otto Olsson (1879−1964)

Ten variations over 'Ave maris stella'

opus 42

Tema: Moderato ma senza tempo
1. Canto in alto: Moderato
2. Andante con moto
3. Canto in Pedal: Andante
4. Fugato: Allegretto
5. Pastorale: Adagio
6. Canon a 2 voci: Allegro energico
7. Carillon: Lento
8. Allegro
9. Allegro maestoso
10. Canon á 4 voci: Andante

  • Year of composition: Probably in 1910
  • Work category: Organ
  • Duration: Approx. 20-25 min
  • Detailed duration: 21:49 (Jan H Börjesson)

Examples of printed editions

• Augeners Ltd, Copyright 1013
• Eriksförlaget AB, 1976

  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph is lost

Description of work

Tema: Moderato ma senza tempo: Dorian mode on D (the entire work)
1. Canto in alto: Moderato 4/4 (C)
2. Andante con moto 3/4
3. Canto in Pedal: Andante 4/4 alla breve
4. Fugato: Allegretto 6/8
5. Pastorale: Adagio 4/4 (C)
6. Canon a 2 voci: Allegro energico 3/4
7. Carillon: Lento 12/8
8. Allegro 6/8
9. Allegro maestoso 4/4 (C)
10. Canon á 4 voci: Andante 4/2