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Hilding Rosenberg
Hilding Constantin Rosenberg (June 21, 1892 – May 18, 1985), was the first Swedish modernist composer, and one of the most influential figures in Swedish 20th century classical music.
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Otto Lindblad
Otto Jonas Lindblad (March 31, 1809 – January 26, 1864), was a Swedish composer. He is most famous for the musical score of Kungssången, the Swedish royal anthem. Otto Lindblad was the son of a clergyman. He was born in ...
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Wilhelm Peterson-Berger
Olof Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (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 ...
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Karl-Birger Blomdahl
Karl-Birger Blomdahl (19 October 1916 – 14 June 1968) was a Swedish composer and conductor born in Växjö. He was educated in biochemistry, but was primarily active in music and by his experimental compositions he became one of ...
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... The contents of the Swedish Music Information Centre (MIC) Web site are described. The site ... includes information such as composers' biographies, descriptions of several hundred works, music archives ... , news items, and many other areas of interest. The site also contains an online store for purchasing Swedish CDs. A photograph is included. ...
... Hersey presents a basic guide to Swedish diction for singers. She first explains the background ... and principle of complementary quality, then briefly discusses basics of Swedish grammar and the ... sounds of Swedish vowels and consonants. Hersey presents mapping of orthographic spelling and three steps ...
... The ninth recording in the Swedish Jazz History series compiled by the Swedish National Concert Institute is reviewed. ...
... Wells reviews the new compact disc featuring a variety of 20th Century Swedish composers played by the Swedish Recorder Quartet. ...
... Swedish opera singer Gösta Winbergh died at the age of 58. ...
Nordic Jazz Now: Sweden
Nordic Sounds (2005) , No. 4, pp. 11-12
... The Swedish jazz scene is profiled. The emergence of experimental jazz music among Swedish young people is discussed. ...
... A collection of Swedish classical music performed by violinist Sara Trobäck, pianist Jan Ake ... Hillerud and the Swedish Voices Chamber Choir under Bo Aurehl (Nosag) is reviewed. ...
... Carman reviews a collection of sheet music representing art songs for voice by Swedish composers. ...
... McLachlan reviews a collection of Swedish piano music. ...
Johan Helmich Roman
Johan Helmich Roman (26 October 1694 – 20 November 1758) was a Swedish Baroque composer. He has been called "the father of Swedish music" or "the Swedish Handel." He was the leader of Swedish Opera through most of Swedish Opera...
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Stockholm Records Emerges as Swedish Force
Billboard (1998) Vol. 110, No. 40, pp. 21
... the founding of the Swedish label five years ago, noting its objective of signing Swedish acts which ...
... A book about Joseph Martin Kraus, a Swedish-German contemporary of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, is reviewed. ...
Gruppstoed foer miljoner
Orkester Journalen (1997) Vol. 64, No. 1, pp. 12
... Article lists the Swedish jazz groups which were given government financial support for 1997. A total of 6.8 million Swedish kronor were awarded. ...
... Swedish soprano Jenny Lind (1820-87) was known as "the Swedish Nightingale," and the early career ... of contemporary Swedish soprano Miah Persson suggests she might have the same impact as her ... ), features late-Romantic Swedish songs by Ture Rangström, Wilhelm Stenhammer, Emil Sjögren, and Gösta Nystroem. ...
"I Am a Jew in my soul and heart": Moses Pergament and the Dilemma of Cultural Identities
Ars Lyrica (2015) Vol. 22, pp. 83-94

This article deals with the Swedish-Jewish composer and music critic Moses Pergament (1893-1977). I will touch upon Pergament's Jewish and Swedish identification and the reception of these identifications among the Swedish musical elites during the interwar period. As composer, Pergament ...

... This article deals with the Swedish-Jewish composer and music critic Moses Pergament (1893-1977). I ... inspired not only by Jewish liturgical music and Jewish and Swedish folk music, but also Expressionism. As ... music critic Moses Pergament (1893-1977). I will touch upon Pergament's Jewish and Swedish ...
Reviews: Ghost - "Mellora"
Relix (2016) Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 69
... Reed reviews a recording by Swedish heavy metal band Ghost. ...