Emil Sjögren (1853-1918)

"Helig!" [Holy] from Sex hymner och psalmer för soli, blandad kör och orgel [Six hymns and psalms for soloists, mixed choir and organ]

opus 51 (probably; however not indicated in the printed music)

  • Year of composition: 1895
  • Work category: Mixed choir and instruments
  • Text author: Text from the Swedish Mass (according to the printed music)
  • Dedication: Composed for the (Sankt) Johannes Kyrka [St. John's Church, Stockholm] (according to the Musikaliska Konstföreningen's edition)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Instrumentation

org ad lib

Solo voices/choir

S.A.T.B.

Examples of printed editions

• A-B. Carl Gehrmans Musikförlag, C. G. 3725
• Musikaliska Konstföreningen, M.K. 78 (1909)

Description of work

Largo con devozione B-flat major 4/4 (C)


Libretto/text

Helig! Helig! Helig, helig Herre Gud allsmäktige!