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Swedish National Day

Jonathan Swain presents a celebration of Swedish music and musicians.

Jonathan Swain presents a celebration of Swedish music and musicians.

12:31 AM
Atterberg, Kurt (1884-1974)
Suite No. 3 for violin, viola and strings (Op. 19 No. 3)
Tomo Keller (violin and director), Eriikka Nylund, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

12:42 AM
Norman, Ludvig (1831-1885)
Symphony No.3 in D minor (Op.58)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Philipp von Steinaecker (conductor)

1:14 AM
Björklund, Staffan (b.1944)
Moonscapes, concerto grosso in C
Mats Wallin (bass clarinet); Lisa Viguier Vallgårda (harp); Women's Chorus; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Harding (conductor)

1:34 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 - 1827)
Symphony No. 2 in D major (Op.36)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Herbert Blomstedt (conductor)

2:10 AM
Larsson, Lars-Erik [1908-1986]
9 Songs to Poems by Hjalmar Gullberg (Op.35) (1946)
Carin Zander (soprano); Mårten Landström (piano)

2:27 AM
Stenhammar, Wilhelm (1871-1927)
Sverige (Sweden)
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson (conductor)

2:31 AM
Olsson, Otto (1879-1964)
Gregorian melodies for organ (Op.30) (1910)
Anders Bondeman (organ)

2:49 AM
Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm (1867-1942)
Frösöblomster (Flowers from Frösön Island), Book 2 (1900)
Johan Ullén (piano)

3:14 AM
Wiren, Dag (1905-1986)
Serenade for Strings (Op.11)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willen (Conductor)

3:29 AM
Stenhammar, Wilhelm (1871-1927)
Varnatt (Spring Night)
Swedish Radio Choir, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Stefan Skold (Conductor)

3:38 AM
Berwald, Franz (1796-1868)
Fantasia on 2 Swedish Folksongs for piano (1850-59)
Lucia Negro (piano)

3:47 AM
Kraus, Joseph Martin (1756-1792)
Quatre Intermèdes et Divertissements for Molière's comedy 'Amphitryon' (Paris-Stockholm, 1785-87) - Intermède IV
Chantal Santon (soprano - La Nuit), Georg Poplutz (tenor - Hérault), Bonn Chamber Chorus, L'Arte del mondo, Werner Ehrhardt (conductor)

3:59 AM
Norman, Ludwig (1831-1885), arr. Niklas Willén
Andante Sostenuto
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén (conductor)

4:09 AM
Rangstöm, Ture (1884-1947)
Partita for Violin and Orchestra
Bernt Lysell (violin), Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén (conductor)

4:23 AM
Wikander, David (1884-1955)
Våren är ung och mild (Spring is young and mild)
Swedish Radio Choir, Gustav Sjökvist (conductor)

4:26 AM
Lindberg, Oskar (1887-1955)
Morgonen
Swedish Radio Choir (women's voices only), Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Maria Wieslander (piano), Gustav Sjökvist (conductor)

4:31 AM
Alfvèn, Hugo (1872-1960)
Suite for Orchestra from 'King Gustav II Adolf' (Op.49)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén (conductor)

4:46 AM
Stenhammar, Wilhelm (1871-1927)
Florez and Blanzeflor (Op.3)
Peter Mattei (baritone), Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

4:55 AM
Sjögren, Emil (1853-1918)
Two Lyrical Pieces
Per Enoksson (violin), Péter Nagy (piano)

5:06 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.88 (H.1.88) in G major
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (Conductor)

5:27 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Two arias: 'E vivo ancore...Scherza infida' (from Act 2 Scene 3) and 'Dopo notte' (from Act 3 scene 8) - from the opera "Ariodante"
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Les Musiciens du Louvre, Marc Minkowski (conductor)

5:47 AM
Nystroem, Goesta (1890-1966)
Tre havsvisioner (3 Visions about the sea)
Swedish Radio Choir, Gustaf Sjökvist (conductor)

5:59 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856) text: Reinick, Robert (1805-1852)
Sonntags am Rhein (Op.36 No.1)
Olle Persson (baritone), Stefan Bojsten (piano)

6:01 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856), arr. Stefan Bojsten
"Hör' ich das Liedchen klingen" - from Dichterliebe (Op.48 No.10) arranged for baritone, piano, violin & cello
Olle Persson (baritone), Dan Almgren (violin), Torleif Thedén (cello), Stefan Bojsten (piano)

6:06 AM
Larsson, Lars-Erik (1908-1986)
Concertino for Piano and Strings (Op.45 No.12) (1957)
Marten Landstrom (Piano), Uppsala Chamber Soloists

6:21 AM
Gounod, Charles (1818-1893)
Roméo et Juliette (extracts from Act 2: "Ah, lève-toi soleil!..."; "Va, repose en paix"]
Nicolai Gedda (tenor); Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Nils Grevillius (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Kurt Atterberg

    Suite No. 3 for violin, viola and strings (Op. 19/1)

    Performer: Tomo Keller. Performer: Eriikka Nylund. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester.
  • Ludvig Norman

    Symphony No.3 in D minor (Op.58)

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Philipp von Steinaecker.
  • Stefan Björklund

    Moonscapes, concert grosso in C

    Performer: Mats Wallin. Performer: Lisa Viguier Vallgårda. Choir: Womens Chorus. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 2 in D major (Op.36)

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
  • Lars‐Erik Larsson

    9 Songs to Poems by Hjalmar Gullberg (Op.35) (1946)

    Performer: Mårten Landström. Singer: Carin Zander.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Sverige (Sweden) [1904-1905]

    Lyricist: Verner von Heidenstam. Choir: Radiokören. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
  • Otto Olsson

    Gregorian melodies for organ (Op.30) (1910)

    Performer: Anders Bondeman.
  • Wilhelm Peterson‐Berger

    Frosoblomster [Flowers from Froson Island] for Piano, Book 2 (1900)

    Performer: Johan Ullén.
    • SESR.
  • Dag Wirén

    Serenade for Strings, Op 11

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • SESR.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Varnatt (Spring Night)

    Choir: Radiokören. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Stefan Sköld.
    • SESR.
  • Franz Berwald

    Fantasia on 2 Swedish Folksongs for piano (1850-59)

    Performer: Lucia Negro.
    • SESR.
  • Joseph Martin Kraus

    Quatre Intermedes for Moliere's comedy 'Amphitryon' - Intermede IV (VB.27)

    Singer: Chantal Santon. Singer: Georg Poplutz. Choir: Bonn Chamber Chorus. Orchestra: l’arte del mondo. Conductor: Werner Ehrhardt.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ludwig Norman

    Andante Sostenuto

    Music Arranger: Niklas Willén. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • SESR.
  • Ture Rangström

    Partita for Violin and Orchestra

    Performer: Bernt Lysell. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
  • David Wikander

    Varen ar ung och mild (Spring is young and mild)

    Lyricist: Nystrom. Lyricist: Bengt E.. Choir: Radiokören. Conductor: Gustaf Sjökvist.
  • Oskar Lindberg

    Morgonen (Morning)

    Performer: Maria Wieslander. Lyricist: Johan Ludvig Runeberg. Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Conductor: Gustaf Sjökvist.
    • SESR.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    King Gustav II Adolf, Op 49 (Suite)

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • SESR.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Florez and Blanzeflor, Op 3

    Singer: Peter Mattei. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • SESR.
  • Emil Sjögren

    Two Lyrical Pieces [1898]

    Performer: Per Enoksson. Performer: Peter Nagy.
    • SESR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.88 (H.1.88) in G major

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Two arias from the opera 'Ariodante'

    Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter. Ensemble: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • GBBBC.
  • Gösta Nystroem

    Tre havsvisioner (3 Visions about the sea)

    Author: Elmer Diktonius. Author: Ebba Lindqvist. Author: Vilhelm Ekelund. Choir: Radiokören. Conductor: Gustaf Sjökvist.
  • Robert Schumann

    Hor' ich das Liedchen klingen - from Dichterliebe Op 48 No 10

    Performer: Dan Almgren. Performer: Torleif Thedéen. Performer: Stefan Bojsten. Music Arranger: Stefan Bojsten. Singer: Olle Persson.
    • SESR.
  • Lars‐Erik Larsson

    Concertino for Piano and Strings (Op.45 No.12) (1957)

    Performer: Mårten Landström. Ensemble: Uppsala Kammarsolister.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Romeo et Juliette (extracts)

    Singer: Nicolai Gedda. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Nils Grevillius.

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