Caroline Ridderstolpe (1793−1878)

Suleika from Åtta Sånger för Piano-Forte med Svensk och Tysk text [Eight songs for piano-forte with lyrics in Swedish and German]

  • Year of composition: Printed in 1848
  • Work category: Voice and piano
  • Text author: By Nybom [probably referring to Johan Nybom]
  • Dedication: To Baroness Aurore Braunerhjelm (according to the printed music)
  • Duration: 3 min

Examples of printed editions

A. J. Salmson, Stockholm

Description of work

Lusingando A-flat major 3/4


Work comment

The collection includes:
De tvenne källorna
Längtan
Naturbetraktaren (ur "Främlingarne")
Nichts und Etwas
Suleika
Dufvoposten
Dig! / Dir!
Den tiggande Modren [sic] / Das Bettelweib

See individual post for each songg


Libretto/text

[1.] Fly Fågel på silfversky! / 
Flich vogel auf goldner Früh!

[2.] Sänk skimrande vingar, tänk / 
Senk schimmernde Schwingen; denk

[3.] Dö, tonernas gulddoft strö / 
Einst auch den Tönen droht