Otto Olsson (1879−1964)

Symphony no. 1 in E-flat major [Organ symphony]

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1. Introduction and Allegro
2. Fugue: Andante con moto
3. Intermezzo: Con moto moderato
4. Andante
5. Finale: Andante maestoso

  • Year of composition: August 1902
  • Work category: Organ
  • Dedication: To Dir. Albert Lindström from his grateful student Otto E. Olsson
  • First performed: 26 November 1905, Albert Lindström, St James's Church Stockholm
  • Duration: 52 min
  • Detailed duration: 44´02

Examples of printed editions

Runa nototext 2005, R.N. 030-23

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Description of work

1. Introduction and Allegro: Andante, quasi recitativo E-flat major 4/4 (C)
2. Fugue: Andante con moto G major 4/4 (C)
3. Intermezzo: Con moto moderato C minor 3/4
4. Andante A-flat major, F major 6/8
5. Finale: Andante maestoso E-flat major 4/4 (C)