Otto Olsson (1879−1964)

Credo Symphoniacum
Symphony no. 2 [Organ symphony]

opus 50

1. Introduction und allegro (Credo in unum Deum)
2. Choral (Jesus Christus nostra salus)
3. Finale (Veni Creator Spiritus)

  • Year of composition: December 1918
  • Work category: Organ
  • Dedication: Nathan Söderblom, Ecclesiæ Suecanæ Archiepiscopo, dedicatur hoc pous pia et maxima cum reverentia.
  • Duration: Approx. 40-50 min
  • Detailed duration: 41´12 (Nils Larsson)

Examples of printed editions

Elkan & Schildknecht, Emil Carelius 1927
E.C. 623

  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph in private ownership of Curt Carlsson

Description of work

1. Introduction und allegro (Credo in unum Deum): Frei im Tempo A major 4/4
2. Choral (Jesus Christus nostra salus): Molto adagio Dorian mode on D 4/4 (C)
3. Finale (Veni Creator Spiritus): In tempo ordinario A major, D major, B major 3/4