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Hugo Alfvén

Hugo Emil Alfvén (Swedish: [alˈveːn] (listen); 1 May 1872 – 8 May 1960) was a Swedish composer, conductor, violinist, and painter.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 1, 1872 (Stockholm), Died May 5, 1960 (Falun)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, choral director

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-18466 10-in. 9/27/1916 Skogen sofver Sam Ljungkvist Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone BK2076 10-in. 5/18/1927 Sjring om studentes lycklige da'r O.D. Kören Male vocal chorus choral director  
Gramophone BK2079 10-in. 5/18/1927 Sveriges flagga O.D. Kören Male vocal chorus choral director, composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Alfvén, Hugo," accessed October 3, 2022,

Alfvén, Hugo. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 3, 2022, from

"Alfvén, Hugo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 3 October 2022.

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