Variations and Fugue, Op.37 (Håkanson, Knut)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Stockholm: Musikaliska Konstföreningen, 1930.
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General Information

Work Title Variations and fugue
Alternative. Title 10 Variationer och Fuga över en svensk folkvisa
Composer Håkanson, Knut
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.37
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 sections
Theme: Allegretto (A minor)
Variation I. L'istesso tempo (A minor)
Variation II. Un poco mosso (Fugato) (A minor)
Variation III. Andante (A minor)
Variation IV. Moderato ma poco agitato e rubato (A minor)
Variation V. Allegro con brio (A minor)
Variation VI. Allegro cavalleresco (A minor)
Variation VII. Con fuoco (A minor)
Variation VIII. Tempo I (A major)
Variation IX. Andantino grazioso ed amabile (A major)
Variation X. Lento funebre (A minor)
Fugue. Vivace scherzando (á 3) (A major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1929-7-20
First Performance. 1929-11-15 in Gothenburg, Valand. Gustav Paulson, piano
First Publication. 1930
Average DurationAvg. Duration 13 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano
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Misc. Comments

Variations and fugue over a Swedish folksong is based on the folksong 'En gång i bredd med mig'.