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Emil Sjögren

Johan Gustav Emil Sjögren (16 June 1853, Stockholm – 1 March 1918, Knivsta) was a Swedish composer.

Born in Stockholm, Sjögren entered the Stockholm Conservatory at the age of seventeen and later continued his studies at the Berlin Conservatory.

From 1890, he served as the organist at the Saint John's Church in Stockholm until shortly before his death on 1 March 1918.

Sjögren is remembered best for his lieder and piano music. Other noteworthy works include three preludes and fugues for organ, five violin sonatas, as well as pieces for choir.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 16, 1853 (Klara Parish), Died March 1, 1918 (Q10546691)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-18468 10-in. 9/27/1916 Jeg giver mit digt til våren Sam Ljungkvist Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone 774ah 10-in. 10/13/1910 I drömmen du är mig nära John Forsell Male vocal solo, with piano composer  


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"Sjögren, Emil." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 29 June 2022.

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