CARL JONAS LOVE ALMQVIST (1793-1866): Piano Works - Love Almqvist, Marie Louise, Ludvig Carl Wilhelm, Min mors minne, Afske till min Fader, Vendelas mörka lockar, Richard Furumo, Nyniannes rüst, Det doftar i Skogen, Ifrån Leonard, Hjertats Bön, Gurrhanas Dans, En Pingstmorgon, Zingari-Fest, La Caraffa, Niakums Polska, Nicoline, Cecilias Fråga.
Catalogue Number: 06S032
Reference: CDA 1802-2
Description: Poet, composer, social critic and traveller, Almqvist wrote these short “free fantasies”, as he called them, in notebooks over a period of more than a decade in the 1830s and 40s. They were published in 1847 and offer a different slant on Romanticism in Sweden. Lennart Hedwall (1806 and 1813 Söderberg fortepianos). Original 1983 and 1984 Bluebell releases + unreleased 1993 Swedish Radio recordings.