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Wilhelm Peterson-Berger

Olof Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (pronunciation; 27 February 1867, Ullånger, Ångermanland – 3 December 1942, Östersund) was a Swedish composer and music critic. As a composer, his main musical influences were Grieg, August Söderman and Wagner as well as Swedish folk idiom.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 27th, 1867 (Kramfors Municipality), Died December 3rd, 1942 (Östersund)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-17773 10-in. 6/1/1916 Irmelin rose, op. 3, no. 3 Anna Brandt Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-18428 10-in. 9/14/1916 Irmelin Rose, op. 3, no. 3 Elli Suokas Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-18631 10-in. 10/24/1916 Mor Britta Lydia Lindgren Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-23477 10-in. 11/17/1919 I villande skogen (All in the dim forest) Marie Sidenius Zendt Female vocal solo, with harp and orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-38694 10-in. 6/14/1927 Visa i folkton Folke Andersson Male vocal solo, with violin, cello, and piano composer  
Victor BVE-45092 10-in. 6/5/1928 Jungfru under lind G. Johanson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-45306 10-in. 6/5/1928 Midsommarsnatts drommen G. Johanson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia 38741 10-in. 3/27/1913 Irmelin rose Mme. Agnes Staberg-Hall Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 39693 10-in. 12/15/1914 Irmelin rose Inga Örner Female vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 36547 12-in. 2/5/1913 Mor Britta Mme. Agnes Staberg-Hall Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 85034 10-in. approximately 1919 Mor britta Joel Mossberg Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5041 10-in. 10/3/1916 Vi ska' ställa te en roliger dans Joel Mossberg Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone 289ae 10-in. Mar. 1909 Irmelin Rose Torsten Lennartsson Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103631.

Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103631.

"Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103631

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