Carl Leopold Sjöberg

Carl Leopold Sjöberg (28 May 1861 – 26 January 1900) was a Swedish composer. His song "Tonerna" ("Visions") was a staple of the famous tenor Jussi Björling and still appears in the concert repertory.


Birth and Death Data: Born May 28th, 1861 (Gävle), Died January 26th, 1900 (Hedemora Municipality)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-20902 10-in. 10/19/1917 Tonerna Brooklyn Svenska Mans Kvartetten Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
Victor B-26836 10-in. 8/18/1922 Tonerna Joseph Lycell Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-41429 10-in. 12/28/1927 Tonerna Erling Krogh Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-06667 10-in. 3/16/1937 Visions Ernő Balogh ; Lotte Lehmann Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BS-07874 10-in. 4/27/1937 Tonerna (Tones) Lauritz Melchior ; Ignace Strasfogel Tenor vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor CS-021656 12-in. 3/30/1938 Tonerna Augustana College Choir ; Henry Veld Mixed vocal chorus, unaccompanied composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sjöberg, Carl Leopold," accessed December 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102378.

Sjöberg, Carl Leopold. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102378.

"Sjöberg, Carl Leopold." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102378

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