- Title:Hugo Alfvén: The Prodigal Son; Midsummer Vigil; Songs; Violin Sonata
- Date of release:1988
- Size FLAC version1651 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1250 megabytes
- Size WMA version1816 megabytes
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Hugo Emil Alfvén (Swedish: (listen); 1 May 1872 – 8 May 1960) was a Swedish composer, conductor, violinist, and painter. Alfvén was born in Stockholm, Sweden, and studied at the Royal College of Music (Kungliga Musikhögskolan) from 1887 to 1891 with the violin as his main instrument while receiving lessons from Lars Zetterquist. He also took private composition lessons from Johan Lindegren, a leading counterpoint expert
Album · 2001 · 9 Songs. Den forlorade sonen (The Prodigal Son) Suite: Polka fran Roslagen. Ireland National Symphony Orchestra. 6. Bergakungen (The Mountain King) Suite: Besvarjelse. Niklas Willen & Royal Scottish National Orchestra. 7. Bergakungen (The Mountain King) Suite: Trollflickans dans.
Hugo Alfvén: The Prodigal Son; Midsummer Vigil; Songs; Violin Sonata. 23. Alfvén: The Prodigal Son Suite; Symphony No. 2. Naxos.
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Hugo Alfvén Biography (BBC). Alfvén was an unashamed child of nature and of his time. Born in Stockholm on 1 May 1872, he would admit that nearly all his works were a form of programme music, inspired above all by the Swedish archipelago. My best ideas,’ he wrote, in his four volumes of autobiography,‘come during my sea-voyages at night and, in particular, the wild autumns have been my most wonderful times for composition. After studying at the Stockholm Conservatory from 1887 to 1891, Alfvén went on to take private lessons in composition, violin playing and painting. Midsummer vigil - Swedish rhapsody n. (O. 9).
19, "Swedish Rhapsody N. " from Hugo Alfvén's Alfven: 3 Swedish Rhapsodies for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Alfven: 3 Swedish Rhapsodies.
19, "Midsummer Vigil" 12:35. Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Swedish Rhapsody No. 1, 'Midsummer Vigil' Op. 19 05:13. All songs from The Sound of Scandinavia. Hugo Alfvén, Richard Edlinger, Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra - Midsommarvaka (Midsummer Vigil), Op. 19, Swedish Rhapsody No. 1 13:31 Norwegian National Museum (Dance of Life). Wiener Philharmoniker, Vienna Symphony Orchestra - Scandinavian Twilight Concert: Midsommarvarka (Midsummer Vigil) - Swedish Rhapsody No. 1, Op. 19 12:33 Scandinavian Twilight Concert. Wiener Philharmoniker - Swedish Rhapsody No.
Hugo Alfven - 4th Movement: Finale: Allegro con brio. Hugo Alfven - Rudén 214: The Prodigal Son, ballet suite. Hugo Alfven - Voice and orchestra. Hugo Alfven - Opus 13 Rudén 33: The Bells, baritone and orchestra. Hugo Alfven - Opus 15 Rudén 39: The Lord's Prayer, chorus, soloists, orchestra. Hugo Alfven - Opus 30 Rudén 76: Ballade, baritone, male chorus and orchestra. Hugo Alfven - Opus 33 Rudén 83: Baltic Exhibition Cantata (1914). Hugo Alfven - Opus 40 Rudén 98: Ode on Gustavus Vasa, soli, mixed voices, orchestra. Hugo Alfven - Chamber music.
Swedish Rhapsody No. 19 (Midsummer Vigil). The Philadelphia Orchestra. Eugene Ormandy, conductor. Album: Famous Rhapsodies. The Prodigal Son: Suite. RTE National Symphony Orchestra (Ireland). Niklas Willen, conductor. Album: Alfven Orchestral Music. Neeme Jarvi, conductor.
CreditsEmil Årestrup - Text
Rune Andreasson - Balance Engineer
Conny Arvidsson - Piano
Tove Ditlevsen - Text
Håkan Elmquist - Producer
Alm Nils Ersson - Violin
Jan Eyron - Piano
Kirsten Hed - Text
Frank Hedman - Liner Notes, Producer
Hans-Erik Jarvenhag - Digital Remastering
Varujan Kojian - Conductor
Ellen Lundberg - Text
Bengt Nyquist - Balance Engineer
Margot Rodin - Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Enar Merkel Rydberg - Cover Art
Mircea Saulescu - Violin
Janos Solyom - Piano
Stockholm Royal Opera Orchestra - Orchestra
Karl-Otto Valentin - Balance Engineer
Inger Wikström - Piano
|Prodigal Son, ballet suite, R214|
|2||Festive March (Festmarch)||2:24|
|3||Swedish Polka (Polka från Roslagen)||3:55|
|4||The Four Horsemen (De fyra ryttarna)||2:28|
|5||Polska Gösse (Anders polska)||2:22|
|6||Swedish Rhapsody No. 1, for orchestra ("Midsommarvaka"), Op. 19||11:46|
|Marias Sånger, for voice & piano, Op. 21, R50|
|7||By the House (Ved huset)||1:44|
|8||Sommardofter, for voice & piano, Op. 8/2||2:49|
|9||Saa tag mit Hjerte (Take my heart), for voice & piano (or orchestra), R203||3:18|
|10||Taltrasten, for chorus & piano (or orchestra), R183||3:10|
|Songs (7) for voice & piano, Op. 28, R63|
|11||You Are Quietness (Du är stilla ro)||3:52|
|Sonata for violin & piano, Op. 1, R23|
|12||Allegro molto lugubre||7:27|
|13||Scherzo. Allegro vivace||6:20|
|15||Finale. Allegro vivace||5:07|