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Ulf Grahn (1942-     )

Ulf Grahn, composerUlf Grahn studied music at the Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm and at the Stockholm City College where his principal composition studies were with Hans Eklund, violin and viola with Rudolf Forsberg, piano with Herbert Westrell and voice with Bertil During He holds a degree in Violin and Viola from Stockholms Musikpedagogiska Institut, Sweden and a MM from the Catholic University of America. He has also studied Business Administration, Economics and Development Studies at The University of Uppsala and Lund, Sweden. In 1973 he founded the Contemporary Music Forum, Washington, D.C. and served as its Program Director until 1984. During 1988-90 he was Artistic and Managing Director of the Music at Lake Siljan Festival, Sweden. Prior to this he was on the faculty of Catholic University of America, Northern Virginia Community College and at George Washington University. Presently he teaches Swedish language and culture at the Foreign Service Institute. He has received commisions from The Library of Congress Mc Kim Fund, The Swedish Broadcasting Corporation, The Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, National Symphony String Quartet, Washington Music Ensemble, and George Washington University. His residences include those at the Chicago Musical College, University of North Dakota, Swedish Institute in Athens Greece, Jeuness Musical, and James Madison University. Grahn's awards and prizes include Composers’ Forum New York, Charles Ives Center for American Music, Composers’ Conference Johnson Vermont, First prize at the Stockholm International Organ Days, Musik i Dalarnas Carillon contest and the Kil International Piano contest. His music has been performed throughout Europe, North and South America, Japan, Korea. He is also an elected member of Society of Swedish Composers, ISCM Swedish section, a member of American Composers Forum, and The Society of Composers Inc.

COMPOSITIONS                                                            Grahn Links     ~ ~ ~     Works by Genre
Blott en dag, chorus (arr. 1960) [text and music: O. Ahnfeldt]
För vilsna fötter sjunger gräset, voice and piano (1960) [text: Hjalmar Gullberg]
Bön i svaghet, voice and piano/or organ (1961) [text: O. Stavert]
Herre du vet, voice and piano/or organ (1962) [text: R. Olofsson]
Advent, voice and organ (or piano) (1962) [text: Thea Grahn]
Ett enda litet ord, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: G. Nyquist]
Stilla hav ro, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: B. E. Persson]
Jag beder ej, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: B. Malmberg]
Det kan hända, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: J. Lund]
Iakttagelse (Observation) (4 songs), chorus (1963) [text: R. Jonsson]
Afton psalm, chorus (1963) [text: J. L. Runeberg]
Nattvaktens visa, chorus (1963) [text: Svedish rim]
Ensam (26 songs), voice and piano (1961-64) [text: Britt G. Hallqvist and others]
4 andliga sånger (4 Sacred Songs), voice and piano (or organ) (1961-64)
4 Pezzi, violin and cello (1964)
4 Pezzi Per Violino E Violoncello, violin and cello (1964)
Musica da Camera, chamber orchestra (1964)
3 sånger (3 Songs), voice and piano (1964) [text: K. Asplund] [also arr. 1981 for voice and orchestra]
    - Den döda frågar
    - Veronica (Veronika)
    - Visa
Att äga, voice and piano (or organ) (1964) [text: L - E Essen]
År icke ljuset, voice and piano (1964) [text: E. Blomberg]
Jag hörde, voice and piano (1964) [text: L. Fredin]
Räkneramsa, chorus (1964) [text: Svedish Rim]
Närmare, voice and piano (1964) [text: R. Jändel]
Farbror Staffan (Uncle Stefan), chorus (1964) [text: Anna Maria Lenngren]
Himmelriket liknas vid tio jungfrur, voice and organ (or piano) (1964) [text: traditional] [melody from Floda]
Julvisa, voice and organ (or piano) (1964) [text: Thea Grahn]
7 andliga sånger (7 Sacred Songs), voice and piano (or organ) (1963-65)
3 andliga sånger (3 Sacred Songs, voice and piano (1964-65)
    - Närmare, voice and piano (1964) [text: Bengt Jändel]
    - Uppenbarelse, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: Sara Bohlin]
    - Människosonen, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: Viola Renvall]
Vaggsång, chorus (1965) [text: Bo Setterlind]
2 låtar (2 Songs), violin (1968/1994) [Tårtlunk/Cake Walk; Sam's March of the Dragon]
Uppenbarelse, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: S. Bohlin]
Människosonen, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: V. Renvall]
Hopp, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: H. Martinson]
Jag ville säga något, voice and piano (1965) [text: B. Malmberg]
Vandraren, voice and guitar (or piano) (1965) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Det blir något att få, voice and guitar (or piano) (1965) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Opus III, woodwind quintet (1965)
Liten serenad (Little Serenade), 2 oboes (1965)
Fancy, orchestra (1965)
Sonatin, clarinet (1965)
Novemberpsalm, voice and piano (1965) [text: Viola Renvall]
Andliga visor (Sacred Songs), voice and guitar (or piano; or organ) (1965-66) [Johan Gustafsson]
Den smala vägen, voice and guitar (or piano) (1966) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Grund, voice and guitar (or piano) (1966) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Riket, voice and guitar (or piano) (1966) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Kidrons dal, voice and guitar (or piano) (1966) [text: J. Gustasson]
Morgones röst, chorus (1966) [text: P. Backlund]
Kråksonat, chorus (1966) [text: T. Thörngren]
Fan och herr Luther, chorus (1966) [text: P. Backlund]
Four Pieces, guitar (1966)
Tre miniatyrer, viola and piano (1966) [also arr. for bassoon or cello and piano]
    - Tre miniatyrer, bassoon and piano (arr. 2000 from "Tre Miniatyrer" for viola and piano, 1966)
    - Tre miniatyrer, cello and piano (arr. 2000 from "Tre Miniatyrer" for viola and piano, 1966)
Pour Quatre, alto voice, flute, trombone and double bass (1966) [text: Saigyo / P.E. Wahlund]
Arabesk, baritone and 4 percussionists (1966) [text: U. Grahn]
Det år ny afton, voice and piano (or guitar) (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
Ute på havet, voice and piano (or guitar) (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
Det är ny afton, chorus [SAB] (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
Ute på havet, chorus [SAB] (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
Elegi, oboe, horn and cello (1967)
Trio, flute, oboe and clarinet (1967)
Suite [Svit], 2 violins and viola (1967)
    - Suite, violin, viola and cello (arr. 2000 from work for 2 violins and viola, 1967)
To Barbro: three short etudes for the contemporary pianist (1956-67)
Lamento, string orchestra (1967)
Sinfonie No. 1, orchestra (1966-67)
En liten fiol, voice and piano (1967) [text: Britt G. Hallqvist]
Två visor (Two Songs), voice and piano; or 3-part chorus (1967) [text: Harry Martinson]
Hommage a Charles Ives, string orchestra (1968)
Chamber Concerto for Double Bass, double bass and small orchestra (1968)
Pezzo, organ (1968) [arr. for orchestra, 1993]
    - Pezzo, orchestra (1993) [based on organ work "Pezzo", 1968]
Duo, 2 violas (1968)
Pan, alto recorder and guitar (1968)
Intermezzo, 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos, 2 pianos and harpshichord (1968)
Music for Four, violin, clarinet, cello and piano (1968)
Tre skisser (Three Sketches), 2 trumpets, horn and trombone (1968)
Liten Suit [Little Suite], violin and piano (1968) - same as "På en sträng"???
På en sträng: liten svit för förstaårselever (On a String: small suite for freshman), violin and piano (1968)
Musik, oboe (1968)
Kadenza, flute (1968) [to Björn J son Lind]
For Two English Horns (1968)
Scen, soprano, chorus, piano and rock group (1968) [text: K. Jørgensen]
Dialog, flute and clarinet (1968)
Ur Ker Men no. I (Tigsam tystnad); Ur Ker Man no. II (Skogen?), soprano and piano (1969) [text: Pär Wistrand]
Chanson, flute and clarinet (1969)
Beautiful Thoughts for the Voice of a Violoncello (1969) [commissioned by Peter Schuback]
I Västerland, male chorus (1969) [text: Pär Wistrand]
Drömmarnas våg, chorus (1969) [text: Fujiwara no Motoshi/ P.E. Wahlund]
Mist, flute, violin and viola (1969)
Rondo, variable ensemble (1969)
Tale, organ (1969) [arr. for orchestra as "A December Tale", 1993]
    - A December Tale, orchestra (1993) [based on "Tale for Organ", 1969] [also called "A Tale"???]
    - A Tale, orchestra (1993)???
Two Pieces for Piano (1969) [Piece for Piano; For Piano]
Joy for Band (1969)
String Quartet No. 1 (1969) [graphic string quartet]
Intrada, orchestra (1969)
3 Graphic Scores, any number of instruments (1969)
I bokskogen, voice and piano (1970) [text: K-G Ossiannilsson] [also arr. 2006 for chorus]
Thoughts on the Modern World, chamber ensemble (1970)
Dans-melodi, recorder and hand drum (1970)
Varen så till sinnes, chorus (1970)
Halloween, clarinet (1970)
Ancient Music, piano and chamber orchestra (1970)
Cinq Preludes: regard sur musique de la France, piano (1970) [dedicated to Barbro Dahlman]
Calling, electro accoustic music (1970)
Coco Sherry,  electro accoustic music (1970)
Sounding for Piano and Tape, piano, tape and chamber group (1970-71)
The Vagabond, electro accoustic music (1971)
The Visit, a story for tape, electro accoustic music (1971)
    - Lux, ballet music (1972) [choreography: Susan Valentine] ["The Visit", 1971, with a new ending]
Land of the Silver Bird, electro accoustic music (1971)
A Dream of a Lost Century, chamber orchestra (1971)
Snapshots: a contemporary suite for the piano (1971) [8 short pieces]
Två dagsedlar, voice and guitar (1971) [text: S. Dagerman] [för maskens skull; rättstavning]
Signaler, 2 trumpets and 2 trombones (1968-71)
Två Pieces for Eric (Two Pieces for Erik), guitar (1971)
Lockrop, clay flute (1971)
Tensta Emotions, clarinet, trombone and  piano (1971)
Det är någon i närheten, soprano, flute and guitar (1971) [text: Pär Wistrand]
Mosaik, Orff Instruments and voices (1971)
    - Sine Nomine, variable instruments and movements (1972) [based on "Mosaik", 1971]
Cermoni for Grupp Nova, variable instruments and acting/movement (1971)
Landskapsmusik 1, material to collective composition (1971)
Landskapsmusik 2, material to collective composition (1972)
Looking Forward to . . ., organ (1972)
Mirrors, organ (1972)
Once Upon a Time, electro accoustic composition (1972)
Milkyway on My Mind, electro accoustic composition (1972)
Per Gynt's Farewell to Norway, electro accoustic composition (1972)
Lux, ballet music (1972) [choreography: Susan Valentine] ["The Visit", with a new ending]
Alone, flute (1972)
Sine Nomine, variable instruments and movements (1972) [based on "Mosaik", 1971]
Maskrosen, chorus (1972) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Till vågorna, chorus (1972) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Du behöver intet säga, chorus (1972) [text: Bo Setterlind]
This Reminds Me of..., flute, clarinet, horn, trombone and percussion (1972)
Pace, flute and tape (1973)
The Wind of Dawn, orchestra and tape (1973)
Two Dances, large ensemble (1973) [Dance of the Shapes; Dance of the Island]
Music for "The Tempest", incidental music, electro accoustic music (1973)
    - Two Dances from 'The Tempest", chamber ensemble
            - Dance of the Shapes
            - Dance of the Island
Concerto for Orchestra, orchestra and vocalising voices [SATB] (1973)
Soundscape I, flute, bass clarinet, English horn and percussion (1973)
Skugglek, ballet, electro accoustic music (1973) [story: Ulf Grahn]
Picnic in the Jungle I, electro accoustic music (1973)
Picnic in the Jungle II, electro accoustic music (1973)
Picnic in the Jungle, chorus and tape (1973)
Picnic in the Jungle, dance and tape (1973)
Creation, ballet, electro accoustic music (1974) [choreography: Tim Biel]
Music for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest", incidental music, electro accoustic music (1974)
Soundscape II, chamber ensemble [fl, EH, cl, a-sax, 2 trb, 2 vln, vc, cb] (1974)
Order Fragments Mirrors, flute, bass clarinet, piano and percussion (1975)
Hommage to the Soap Opera, ballet, electro accoustic music (1975) [original title "Dance for six birds and one sitting duck"]
Chamber Concerto for Viola D'Amore and Ten Instruments (1975)
Soundscape IV, voice, flute, bass clarinet, piano and percussion (1975)
Vad viskar vinden, voice and piano (1975) [text: V. Grahn]
Pieces for the Nieces (7 pieces), piano (1975) [also arr. for orchestra]
    - Pieces for the Nieces (7 pieces), orchestra (1975/1991) [arr. of piano work "Pieces for the Nieces", 1975]
Outside the Window, trumpet (1976)
Magnolias in Snow, flute and piano (1976)
Sonata for Piano with Flute and Percussion (1976)
Returning (Soundscape V), flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion, w/tape delay ad lib. (1976)
Trombone Unaccompanied?! (1977)
Vaggvisa, voice and piano (1977) [text: Bo Setterlind]
From the Past, recorder and hand drum (1977)
Soundscape III: In memoriam - G, soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion (1975-77) [text: W. Whitman]
In the Shade, 5 percussionists (1977)
Divertimento, 2 oboes, bass clarinet, trumpet, harp and piano (1977-78)
Ou allez-vous?, flute, clarinet, violin and piano (1978)
Sonata Regions of Time, high soprano and piano (1978)
L'arbre de noël, piano (1978)
Interlude, flute, viola and piano 4-hands (1978)
String Quartet No. 2 (1979)
Concertino for Piano and Strings (1978-79)
Du Silence, soprano and bass clarinet (1979) [text: G. Rodenbach] [part 1 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
Aftermath, chorus (1979) [text: H. W. Longfellow]
I'm Nobody, voice and piano (1979) [text: E. Dickinson]
Vad sorg över stranden, voice and piano (1979) [text: P. Lagerkvist]
Stormar, voice and piano (1979) [text: W von Heidenstam]
Jutta kommer till, voice and piano (1979) [text: W. von Heidenstam]
Floating Landscape, 2 piccolos, 2 flutes, 2 alto flutes and 2 bass flutes (1979)
Etude Pour la Salle de Corcoran, flute, clarinet, violin, piano, percussion and audience/choir (1979) [text: Ulf Grahn]
Sonata for Piano (1980)
A Clear Midnight, soprano and clarinet (1980) [text: W. Whitman] [part 2 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
Gentle, piano (1980)
Piano Quartet, violin, viola, cello and piano (1980)
Rondeau, flute, bass clarinet, viola, guitar and percussion (1980)
Paret, voice and piano (1980) [text: H. Martinson]
Summer Deviation, flute, violin, viola, cello and piano (1981)
Three Songs for Soprano and Orchestra (1981) [text: K. Asplund]
For a Friendly Gathering, 2 violins (1981)
Images, bass clarinet and marimba (1981)
Fantasia, organ (1982)
Try Smiling, soprano, flute and piano (1982) [text: unknown]
    - Try Smiling, voice and piano (1984) [text: unknown]
Presto Possiblile, piano (1982)
Two Preludes, piano (1982) [Slow; Presto]
Through the Passage of Time, alto renaissance recorder [low tuning] (1982)
Eldorado, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and piano (1982) [text: E. A. Poe]
Sonata for Violin and Piano (1983)
Matteus 10:43-45, chorus (1983)
Johannes [John] 14:6, 9, 3-part chorus [SAB] (1983)
Christmas Mosaic, any number of instruments (1983)
Sinfonie No. 2, orchestra (1984)
Brighten Up Your Day, voice and piano (1984) [text: Anon.]
    - Try Smiling, voice and piano (1984)
    - Always Finish, voice and piano (1984)
    - Do It Now, voice and piano (1984)
    - A Smile, voice and piano (1984)
Night Images: The Jinni, voice, 3 suspended cymbals and clarinet in A (1984) [text: Ulf Grahn] [part 3 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
Han som vaknade av sång över taken, voice and bass clarinet (1984) [text: T. Tranströmmer] [part 4 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
From Dusk to Dawn, voice, clarinet/bass clarinet and suspended cymbals (1979-84)
    - Du Silence, soprano and bass clarinet (1979) [text: G. Rodenbach]
    - A Clear Midnight, soprano and clarinet (1980) [text: W. Whitman]
    - Night Images: The Jinni, voice, 3 suspended cymbals and clarinet in A (1984) [text: Ulf Grahn]
    - Han som vaknade av sång över taken, voice and bass clarinet (1984) [text: Tomas Tranströmmer]
Lento for Piano (1984)
October 30: A Promise, piano (1984)
Preludes Book I, (1-3), piano (1984)
Three Short Pieces, piano (1980-84) [arr. 1999 for string quartet]
    - Gentle (1980)
    -
Presto Possibile (1982)
    - Lento (1984)
Afton port till evigheten, voice and piano (1984) [text: P. Lagerkvist]
The Red Queens Lullaby, voice and piano (1984) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Morgon, male chorus (1984) [text: H. Stannow]
Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra (1985)
A Due, piano 4-hands (1985)
Three German Folksongs, alto voice, violin, cello and piano (1985)
    - Ännchen von Tharou
    - Die Lorelei
    - Der Mond ist aufgegangen
Ballad, alto saxophone (1985)
Fantasia, guitar (1985)
Barcarole, flute and piano (1985)
The King Fisher Song, voice and piano (1985) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Scherzo, piano 6-hands (1986)
Psaltaren 36: 8-10, chorus, trombone and organ (1986)
Preludes Book II, (4-5), piano (1987)
Lady Muriel's Song, voice and piano (1987) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Un Coupe de Des, soprano, fl, cl, perc, vln, vc and pf (1987) [text: S. Mallarmé]
Encore, piano (1988)
    - ...as time passes by, orchestra (1993) [based on piano work "Encore", 1988]
Nocturne for Piano Trio and Tape, violin, cello, piano and tape (1988)
Celebration, marimba (1988)
Nocturne for Piano 6 Hands (1989)
Music Box Music, any 1 to 3 instruments (1989)
Three Aspects of the River, piano (1989)
A Thorn, voice and piano (1989) [text: Rim]
The Duchess' Lullaby, voice and piano (1989) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Three Dances with Interludes, 6 percussionists (1989-90)
Four Pieces, carillon (1990)
    - Toccata
    - Klockklang över Leksand
    - Why Not
    - Hear the Bells Blow
The Enchanted Forest, instrumental opera for woodwind quintet (1990)
La Gamba, viola da gamba (1990)
Månens hemlighet, soprano, bass clarinet and piano (1991) [text: Edith Södergran/Harriet Löwenhjelm, Harriet]
Puck and the Hummingbirds, piano 4-hands (1991)
Three Water Colors, horn and piano (1991)
    - Coming to Shore, horn and piano (1991)
    - On the Beach, horn and piano (1991)
    - Return to Sea, horn and piano (1991)
Madrigal for Four Trombones, 4 trombones (1991) [a canon in 4 parts]
Three Vocal Canons, chorus (1991) [text: Walt Whitman]
    - The First Dandelion [2-part canon]
    - After the Dazzle of Day, chorus (or female chorus/SSA; or 3 voices) [3-part canon]
    - Memories [2-part canon]
To Susan, piano (1992)
Kurbitsmålning, voice (1992) [text: Erik Axel Karlfelt]
    - Kurbitsmålning, voice and violin (or flute) (1992) [text: Erik Axel Karlfelt]
    - Kurbitsmålning, violin (or flute) (1992)
    - Kurbitsmålning, chorus and violin (1993) [text: Erik Axel Karlfelt]
Notturno [Nocturne], chorus (1993) [text: Alf Henrikson]
Four Bagatelles, piano (1993) [Playful Chase; Bagatelle; Jack and Jill; Bagatelle- Scherzando]
Three Nature Scenes, piano (1993) [... and freely flows the wind; ... to the oceans end; kullerstensgata]
...as time passes by, orchestra (1993) [based on piano work "Encore", 1988]
Pezzo per Orchestra (1993) [based on "Pezzo per Organo", 1968]
A December Tale, orchestra (1993) [based on "Tale for Organ", 1969] [also called "A Tale"???]
Tror ja', piano (1993)
On the Silver Lake, 2 piano (1994) [MORNING SONG???; ON THE LAKE???] [not "On the Silver Pond"???]
    Humoresque, 2 pianos (1994) [from "On the Silver Pond"]
Dalamålaren, 3-part chorus (1994) [text: Erik Axel Karlfeldt] [3-part canon]
Morning Breeze, orchestra (1994) [also no. 1 of "Three Orchestra Pieces"]
The Story of Aron, narrator and piano (1994) [story and text: Ulf Grahn] [dedicated to Aron Primack]
    - Aron's Story, piano (1994)
    - Aron's Interlude, chamber ensemble (1994) [story and text: Ulf Grahn] [dedicated to Aron Primack]
Summer '61, voice, bass clarinet, bassoon, trombone, cello and marmimba (1995) [text: Dag Hammarsköld]
1/2 a century, piano (1992-95)
    - To Susan
    - Aron's Story
Morning Rush, orchestra (1995) [also no. 2 of "Three Orchestra Pieces"]
Morning Whisper, orchestra (1995) [also no. 3 of "Three Orchestra Pieces"]
Three Orchestra Pieces (1994-95)
    - Morning Breeze, orchestra (1994)
    - Morning Whisper, orchestra (1995)
    - Morning Rush, orchestra (1995)
Julpolska, piano; or any 2 instruments (1995)
Tomas T Adagio e Cantabile (B), piano left hand (1995)
The Shore Line, piano left hand (1995)
Arpeggio, piano left hand (1996)
Sailing, piano left hand (1996)
Presto, piano left hand (1996)
Tomas T Adagio e Cantabile (A), piano left hand (1996)
Gallery, piano left hand (1995-96)
    - Tomas T. Adagio e cantabile I (1995)
    - Sailing (1996)
    - Arpeggio (1996)
    - The shore line (1995)
    - Presto (1996)
    - Tomas T. Adagio e cantabile II (1996)
Cikadas (Cicadas), the Sounds of Summer Nights, 4 marimbas (1996)
Psaltaren 9:2-3, 10-12, 2 sopranos (1996) [embellished or simplifed versions available]
Matilda Jane, voice and piano (1996) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Five Christmas Cards, voice and piano (1984-96) [text: Lewis Carroll]
    - The Red Queen's Lullaby (1984)
    - Lady Muriel's Song (1987)
    - The Dutchess' Lullaby (1989)
    - Matilda Jane (1996)
    - The King Fisher Song (1985)
Rememberence, piano (1996)
Flowing, piano (1996)
Humoresque, piano (1996)
Snapshots, Book 2, piano (1996)
    - Humoresque
    - Rememberence
    - Flowing
Om Sommaren, 2 violins and piano (arr. 1997)
Behold the Hour, voice and piano (1997) [text: Robert Burns]
Winter, voice and piano (1998) [text: Robert Burns]
long shadows on the [beach] ..., oboe and guitar (1998)
    - to the vanishing sun
    - whisper - conversation - silence
    - ... a tune while jogging on a shaded beach
    - ... having fun
Three Short Pieces for String Quartet (1999) [Gentle; Lent; Presto Possibile]
To Miss Isabella MacLeod, voice and piano (1999)
Scherzando, piano (2000)
Introduction, voice and piano (2000) [text: William Blake]
Two Pieces, piano right hand (2002) [Sonorus; Prelude]
Four Songs, voice and piano (1997-2001)
    - Behold the Hour (1997) [text: Robert Burns]
    - The Fly (2001) [text: William Blake]
    - Earth's Answer (2001)  [text: William Blake]
    - The Angel (2001) [text: William Blake]
Burlesk, 4 bassoons (2002)
Conversation, 4 percussionists (2002)
Two Pieces, piano right hand (2002) [Sonorous; Prelude]
When a man hath no freedom to fight for at home, voice and piano (2002) [text: Lord Byron]
Trio, viola, alto saxophone (or bassoon) and piano (2003)
Dialog at Sunset, 2 single or non pitched instruments [claves, hand drum, woodblock] (2003)
Shimmering in the Mist at Dusk, 3 cymbal players (2003)
Where to ... ?, 4 tom tom players (2003)
Thy Days Are Done, voice and piano (2003) [text: Lord Byron]
Dark Shadows, concerto for alto recorder and string orchestra (2004)
Three Short Pieces, orchestra (????) - from work for string quartet???
The Forest Pond, Shiobue, Shakuhachi, Katyo, Biwa, Shamisen, Koto, Kin, Kontiki, 3 Oke-Daiko, 5 Mokusyo, O-Daiko (2004)
    - The Forest Pond, 10 players fl, a-fl, violin, mandolin, guitar, harp, percussion (2004)
Rondeau, 2 violins (2004)
Echos of Chimes at Dawn, recorder quintet [SSATB] (2004)
Echos From the Pond, saxophone quartet (2004)
Ballad No. 2, alto saxophone and piano (2004)
Vem är hon, chorus (2004) [text: Höga visan 3:6-11]
When Daises Pied and Violetes Blue, chorus (2004) [text: Shakespeare]
Ceremonies for Christmas, chorus and alto recorder (2004) [text: Robert Herrick]
Ceremonies for Christmas, alto recorder and chorus (2004) [text: Robert Herrick]
Stanzas for Music, voice, melody instrument (or voice) and piano (2004) [text: Lord Byron]
Vid Ales Stenar, orchestra (2005)
The Blue Horizon, clarinet, alto saxophone and piano (2005)
Reflections, oboe, bassoon and piano (2005)
Meditation, 4 bassoons (2005)
Flowing, 4 bassoons (2005)
The Autumn Sky, marimba and vibraphone (2005)
Capriccio, violin (2005)
El columpio, guitar (2005)
3rd of May, guitar (2005)
El aquelarre, guitar (2005)
The Blind Guitarist : a scherzando, guitar (or harpsichord) (2005)
The Witches Dance, harpsichord (2005)
The Swing, harpsichord (2005)
A Christmas Carol, chorus and cello (2005) [text: George Wither]
So we'll go no more a roving, voice, any melody instrument (or voice) and piano (2005) [text: Lord Byron]
The Dawn Beyond the Mountains, orchestra (1979/2006)
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (1996-2006)
The Dawn Beyond the Moutains, orchestra (2006)
Primack's Safari, 5-20 players of various instruments (2006)
String Quartet No. 3: The Lonely Voice (2006?)
Dancing Leaves, flute and harpsichord (2006)
Celebration No. 2, marimba (2006)
Silence Behind the Veil, 2 percussionists (2006)
My Boat is on the Shore, voice and piano (2006) [text: Lord Byron]
Three Character Pieces, saxophone quartet (2006)
Silent, silent night, chorus and guitar (2006) [text: William Blake]
Sinfonie No. 3, orchestra (2007)
Sinfonie No. 4, orchetra (2007)
On an Icy Morning, flute, violin, cello and piano (2007)

Shine, voice and piano (2007) [text: Walt Whitman]
Med Ett Stenkolssmycke, female chorus (2007)
Meditation, contrabass clarinet (2007)
Suspended in the Air, 4 pianos (2007)
Serenade for Brass, 3 tpt, 3 tbn, 3 hn and tuba  (2008)
Serenade for Winds, 2 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn and, 2 hn (2008)
Uppsa Kulle, flute and guitar (2008)
Dusting from the Sky, marimba (2008)
Snow Flakes, voice and piano (2008) [text: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow]
Music for Strings, solo violin and string orchestra (2008)
Lamento: a silent cry in the distance, 10 players [fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, 2 vln, va, vc, cb] (2008)
Sinfonie No. 5, orchestra (2009)
On the Path to Silence, clarinet (2009)
Turning 40, piano (2009)
Timeless lines, 4 viola da gamba (2009)
Moving along a frozen river, flute (2009)
Monolog / Dialog 1, one or two players of log drums or templeblocks (2009)
Monolog / Dialog 2, one or two xylophones (2009)
Whispers, violin, viola, cello and double bass (2009)
Taizé-sånger (Taizé Songs), unison voices (2009) [text: the Psalms]
It blows a snowing gale, voice and piano (or piano 4-hands) (2009) [text: Robert Lewis Stevenson]
Five Moments - a suite, oboe, clarinet and bassoon (2009)
The Timeless Lines of Time, 4 viola da gamba (or 4 cellos) (2009)
Concertino, oboe and orchestra (2010)
Sliding Ice: the Swedish glissando, string orchestra (2010)
Autumn Within, voice and piano (2010) [text: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow]
Daybreak at the river, woodwind quintet (2011)
Three Pieces for Brass Quintet (2011)
    - Awakening
    - Autumn
    - Playing
What Odysseus men couldn't hear,unaccompanied soprano voice (2011)
An argument?, 2 guitars (2011)
Ritornell, 3 voices and percussion/handclaps (2011)
Who's knocking?, violin (2011)
Fetching a thought passing by ..., harp (2011)
Hide and Seek: a humoresque, clarinet (2011)
So it was, piano (2011)

NO DATE OF COMPOSITION
Bär mig nära, chorus (????) [text: Eklund Grundtvig]
Immages from Goya, guitar (????)
    - Immages from Goya, harpsichord (????)
Three aspects of the new piano for young players / Persson, Mats (1943) & Grahn, Ulf (1942) & Gotskosik, Oleg (1951)


WORKS BY GENRE                                                            Grahn Links     ~ top of page ~
Dramatic/Theater
The Enchanted Forest, instrumental opera for woodwind quintet (1990)
The Story of Aron, narrator and piano (1994) [story and text: Ulf Grahn] [dedicated to Aron Primack]

Dance
Lux, ballet music (1972) [choreography: Susan Valentine] ["The Visit", 1971, with a new ending]
Skugglek, ballet, electro accoustic music (1973) [story: Ulf Grahn]
Picnic in the Jungle, dance and tape (1973)
Creation, ballet, electro accoustic music (1974) [choreography: Tim Biel]
Hommage to the Soap Opera, ballet, electro accoustic music (1975) [original title "Dance for six birds and one sitting duck"]

Orchestra
Musica da Camera, chamber orchestra (1964)
Fancy, orchestra (1965)
Lamento, string orchestra (1967)
Sinfonie No. 1, orchestra (1966-67)
Hommage a Charles Ives, string orchestra (1968)
Pezzo, orchestra (1993) [based on organ work "Pezzo", 1968]
A December Tale, orchestra (1993) [based on "Tale for Organ", 1969] [also called "A Tale"???]
    - A Tale, orchestra (1993)????
Intrada, orchestra (1969)
A Dream of a Lost Century, chamber orchestra (1971)
The Wind of Dawn, orchestra and tape (1973)
Concerto for Orchestra, orchestra and vocalising voices [SATB] (1973)
Pieces for the Nieces (7 pieces), orchestra (1975/1991) [arr. of piano work "Pieces for the Nieces", 1975]
Sinfonie No. 2, orchestra (1984)
...as time passes by, orchestra (1993) [based on piano work "Encore", 1988]
Morning Breeze, orchestra (1994) [also no. 1 of "Three Orchestra Pieces"]
Morning Rush, orchestra (1995) [also no. 2 of "Three Orchestra Pieces"]
Morning Whisper, orchestra (1995) [also no. 3 of "Three Orchestra Pieces"]
Three Orchestra Pieces (1994-95)
    - Morning Breeze, orchestra (1994)
    - Morning Whisper, orchestra (1995)
    - Morning Rush, orchestra (1995)

Band
Joy for Band (1969)

Soloist(s) w/Orchestra
Tre miniatyrer, viola and piano (1966) [also arr. for bassoon (or cello) and piano; arr. 2006 w/string orchestra]
Chamber Concerto for Double Bass, double bass and small orchestra (1968)
Ancient Music, piano and chamber orchestra (1970)
Chamber Concerto for Viola D'Amore and Ten Instruments (1975)
Concertino for Piano and Strings (1978-79)
Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra (1985)

Choral
Blott en dag, chorus (arr. 1960) [text and music: O. Ahnfeldt]
Iakttagelse (Observation) (4 songs), chorus (1963) [text: R. Jonsson]
    - Iakttagelse [text: R. Jönsson
    - Aftonpsalm [text: J. L. Runeberg
    - Nattvaktens visa
    - Räkneramsa [text: traditional]
Afton psalm, chorus (1963) [text: J. L. Runeberg]
Nattvaktens visa, chorus (1963) [text: Svedish rim]
Räkneramsa, chorus (1964) [text: Svedish Rim]
Farbror Staffan (Uncle Stefan), chorus (1964) [text: Anna Maria Lenngren]
Vaggsång, chorus (1965) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Två visor (Two Songs), voice and piano; or 3-part chorus (1967) [text: Harry Martinson]
    - Det är ny afton, chorus [SAB] (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
    - Ute på havet, chorus [SAB] (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
Scen, soprano, chorus, piano and rock group (1968) [text: K. Jørgensen]
I Västerland, male chorus (1969) [text: Pär Wistrand]
Drömmarnas våg, chorus (1969) [text: Fujiwara no Motoshi/ P.E. Wahlund]
I bokskogen, voice and piano (1970) [text: K-G Ossiannilsson] [also arr. 2006 for chorus]
Varen så till sinnes, chorus (1970)
Maskrosen, chorus (1972) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Till vågorna, chorus (1972) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Du behöver intet säga, chorus (1972) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Picnic in the Jungle, chorus and tape (1973)
Aftermath, chorus (1979) [text: H. W. Longfellow]
Etude Pour la Salle de Corcoran, flute, clarinet, violin, piano, percussion and audience/choir (1979) [text: Ulf Grahn]
Matteus 10:43-45, chorus (1983)
Johannes [John] 14:6, 9, 3-part chorus [SAB] (1983)
Morgon, male chorus (1984) [text: H. Stannow]
Psaltaren 36: 8-10, chorus, trombone and organ (1986)
Three Vocal Canons, chorus (1991) [text: Walt Whitman]
    - The First Dandelion [2-part canon]
    - After the Dazzle of Day, chorus (or female chorus/SSA; or 3 voices) [3-part canon]
    - Memories [2-part canon]
Kurbitsmålning, chorus and violin (1993) [text: Erik Axel Karlfelt] [from orig. work for voice, 1992]
Notturno [Nocturne], chorus (1993) [text: Alf Henrikson]
Dalamålaren, 3-part chorus (1994) [text: Erik Axel Karlfeldt] [3-part canon]

Chamber
4 Pezzi, violin and cello (1964)
Opus III, woodwind quintet (1965)
Liten serenad (Little Serenade), 2 oboes (1965)
Elegi, oboe, horn and cello (1967)
Trio, flute, oboe and clarinet (1967)
Suite [Svit], 2 violins and viola (1967)
    - Suite, violin, viola and cello (arr. 2000 from work for 2 violins and viola, 1967)
Duo, 2 violas (1968)
Pan, alto recorder and guitar (1968)
Intermezzo, 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos, 2 pianos and harpshichord (1968)
Music for Four, violin, clarinet, cello and piano (1968)
Tre skisser (Three Sketches), 2 trumpets, horn and trombone (1968)
For Two English Horns (1968)
Dialog, flute and clarinet (1968)
Chanson, flute and clarinet (1969)
Mist, flute, violin and viola (1969)
Rondo, variable ensemble (1969)
3 Graphic Scores, any number of instruments (1969)
String Quartet No. 1 (1969) [graphic string quartet]
Thoughts on the Modern World, chamber ensemble (1970)
Dans-melodi, recorder and hand drum (1970)
Sounding for Piano and Tape, piano, tape and chamber group (1970-71)
Signaler, 2 trumpets and 2 trombones (1968-71)
Tensta Emotions, clarinet, trombone and  piano (1971)
Mosaik, Orff Instruments and voices (1971)
Cermoni for Grupp Nova, variable instruments and acting/movement (1971)
Landskapsmusik 1, material to collective composition (1971)
Landskapsmusik 2, material to collective composition (1972)
Sine Nomine, variable instruments and movements (1972) [based on "Mosaik", 1971]
This Reminds Me of..., flute, clarinet, horn, trombone and percussion (1972)
Two Dances, large ensemble (1973) [Dance of the Shapes; Dance of the Island]
Soundscape I, flute, bass clarinet, English horn and percussion (1973)
Soundscape II, chamber ensemble [fl, EH, cl, a-sax, 2 trb, 2 vln, vc, cb] (1974)
Order Fragments Mirrors, flute, bass clarinet, piano and percussion (1975)
Concerto for Viola D'Amore and Ten Instruments (1975)
Sonata for Piano with Flute and Percussion (1976)
Returning (Soundscape V), flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion, w/tape delay ad lib. (1976)
From the Past, recorder and hand drum (1977)
In the Shade, 5 percussionists (1977)
Divertimento, 2 oboes, bass clarinet, trumpet, harp and piano (1977-78)
Ou allez-vous?, flute, clarinet, violin and piano (1978)
Interlude, flute, viola and piano 4-hands (1978)
String Quartet No. 2 (1979)
Floating Landscape, 2 piccolos, 2 flutes, 2 alto flutes and 2 bass flutes (1979)
Etude Pour la Salle de Corcoran, flute, clarinet, violin, piano, percussion and audience/choir (1979) [text: Ulf Grahn]
Piano Quartet, violin, viola, cello and piano (1980)
Rondeau, flute, bass clarinet, viola, guitar and percussion (1980)
Summer Deviation, flute, violin, viola, cello and piano (1981)
For a Friendly Gathering, 2 violins (1981)
Images, bass clarinet and marimba (1981)
Christmas Mosaic, any number of instruments (1983)
Nocturne for Piano Trio and Tape, violin, cello, piano and tape (1988)
Music Box Music, any 1 to 3 instruments (1989)
Three Dances with Interludes, 6 percussionists (1989-90)
The Enchanted Forest, instrumental opera for woodwind quintet (1990)
Madrigal for Four Trombones, 4 trombones (1991) [a canon in 4 parts]
Aron's Interlude, chamber ensemble (1994) [story and text: Ulf Grahn] [dedicated to Aron Primack]
Julpolska, piano; or any 2 instruments (1995)
Cikadas (Cicadas), the Sounds of Summer Nights, 4 marimbas (1996)
Om Sommaren, 2 violins and piano (arr. 1997)
long shadows on the [beach] ..., oboe and guitar (1998)
    - to the vanishing sun
    - whisper - conversation - silence
    - ... a tune while jogging on a shaded beach
    - ... having fun
Three Short Pieces for String Quartet (1984/1999) [Gentle; Lent; Presto Possibile] [arr. from 1984 work for piano]

Instrument and Piano
Tre miniatyrer, viola and piano (1966) [also arr. for bassoon (or cello) and piano; arr. 2006 w/string orchestra]
    - Tre miniatyrer, bassoon and piano (arr. 2000 from "Tre Miniatyrer" for viola and piano, 1966)
    - Tre miniatyrer, cello and piano (arr. 2000 from "Tre Miniatyrer" for viola and piano, 1966)
Liten Suit [Little Suite], violin and piano (1968) - same as "På en sträng"???
På en sträng: liten svit för förstaårselever (On a String: small suite for freshman), violin and piano (1968)
Magnolias in Snow, flute and piano (1976)
Sonata for Violin and Piano (1983)
Barcarole, flute and piano (1985)
Three Water Colors, horn and piano (1991)
    - Coming to Shore, horn and piano (1991)
    - On the Beach, horn and piano (1991)
    - Return to Sea, horn and piano (1991)

Solo Instrument
Sonatin, clarinet (1965)
Four Pieces, guitar (1966)
Musik, oboe (1968)
Kadenza, flute (1968) [to Björn J son Lind]
Beautiful Thoughts for the Voice of a Violoncello (1969) [commissioned by Peter Schuback]
Halloween, clarinet (1970)
Två Pieces for Eric (Two Pieces for Erik), guitar (1971)
Lockrop, clay flute (1971)
Alone, flute (1972)
Pace, flute and tape (1973)
Outside the Window, trumpet (1976)
Trombone Unaccompanied?! (1977)
Through the Passage of Time, alto renaissance recorder [low tuning] (1982)
Ballad, alto saxophone (1985)
Fantasia, guitar (1985)
Celebration, marimba (1988)
Music Box Music, any 1 to 3 instruments (1989)
Four Pieces, carillon (1990)
    - Toccata
    - Klockklang över Leksand
    - Why Not
    - Hear the Bells Blow
La Gamba, viola da gamba (1990)
Kurbitsmålning, violin (or flute) (1992) [from orig. work for voice, 1992]
2 låtar (2 Songs), violin (1968/1994) [Tårtlunk/Cake Walk; Sam's March of the Dragon]

Percussion
Dans-melodi, recorder and hand drum (1970)
Sonata for Piano with Flute and Percussion (1976)
From the Past, recorder and hand drum (1977)
In the Shade, 5 percussionists (1977)
Images, bass clarinet and marimba (1981)
Celebration, marimba (1988)
Three Dances with Interludes, 6 percussionists (1989-90)
Cikadas (Cicadas), the Sounds of Summer Nights, 4 marimbas (1996)

Piano or Organ
To Barbro: three short etudes for the contemporary pianist (1956-67)
Pezzo, organ (1968) [arr. for orchestra, 1993]
Tale, organ (1969) [arr. for orchestra as "A December Tale", 1993]
Two Pieces for Piano (1969) [Piece for Piano; For Piano]
Cinq Preludes: regard sur musique de la France, piano (1970) [dedicated to Barbro Dahlman]
Snapshots: a contemporary suite for the piano (1971) [8 short pieces]  -  IN BOWDOIN COLLEGE LIBRARY
Looking Forward to . . ., organ (1972)
Mirrors, organ (1972)
Pieces for the Nieces (7 pieces), piano (1975) [also arr. for orchestra]
    - Entrance to the land of dreams
    - Dream at the seashore
    - The dreamlight of the horizon
    - Dance of ...
    - Clouds of dreamland
    - The dreambird's lullaby
    - Exit
L'arbre de noël, piano (1978)
Sonata for Piano (1980)
Gentle, piano (1980)
Fantasia, organ (1982)
Presto Possiblile, piano (1982)
Two Preludes, piano (1982) [Slow; Presto]
Lento for Piano (1984)
October 30: A Promise, piano (1984)
Preludes, Book I, (1-3), piano (1984)
Three Short Pieces, piano (1980-84) [arr. 1999 for string quartet]
    - Gentle (1980)
    -
Presto Possibile (1982)
    - Lento (1984)
A Due, piano 4-hands (1985)
Scherzo, piano 6-hands (1986)
Preludes, Book II, (4-5), piano (1987)
Encore, piano (1988)
Nocturne for Piano 6 Hands (1989)
Three Aspects of the River, piano (1989)
Puck and the Hummingbirds, piano 4-hands (1991)
To Susan, piano (1992)
Four Bagatelles, piano (1993)
    - Playful Chase
    - Bagatelle
    - Jack and Jill
    - Bagatelle- Scherzando
Three Nature Scenes, piano (1993)
    - ... and freely flows the wind
    - ... to the oceans end
    - kullerstensgata
Tror ja', piano (1993)
On the Silver Lake, 2 piano (1994) [MORNING SONG???; ON THE LAKE???] [not "On the Silver Pond"???]
    Humoresque, 2 pianos (1994) [from "On the Silver Pond"]
Aron's Story, piano (1994)
1/2 a century, piano (1992-95)
    - To Susan
    - Aron's Story
Julpolska, piano; or any 2 instruments (1995)
Tomas T Adagio e Cantabile (B), piano left hand (1995)
The Shore Line, piano left hand (1995)
Arpeggio, piano left hand (1996)
Sailing, piano left hand (1996)
Presto, piano left hand (1996)
Tomas T Adagio e Cantabile (A), piano left hand (1996)
Rememberence, piano (1996)
Flowing, piano (1996)
Humoresque, piano (1996)
Snapshots, Book 2, piano (1996)
    - Humoresque
    - Rememberence
    - Flowing
Scherzando, piano (2000)
Two Pieces, piano right hand (2002)
    - Sonorus
    - Prelude

Vocal
För vilsna fötter sjunger gräset, voice and piano (1960) [text: Hjalmar Gullberg]
Bön i svaghet, voice and piano/or organ (1961) [text: O. Stavert]
Herre du vet, voice and piano/or organ (1962) [text: R. Olofsson]
Advent, voice and organ (or piano) (1962) [text: Thea Grahn]
Ett enda litet ord, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: G. Nyquist]
Stilla hav ro, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: B. E. Persson]
Jag beder ej, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: B. Malmberg]
Det kan hända, voice and piano/or organ (1963) [text: J. Lund]
Ensam (26 songs), voice and piano (1961-64) [text: Britt G. Hallqvist and others]
4 andliga sånger (4 Sacred Songs), voice and piano (or organ) (1961-64)
3 sånger (3 Songs), voice and piano (1964) [text: K. Asplund] [also arr. 1981 for voice and orchestra]
    - Den döda frågar
    - Veronica (Veronika)
    - Visa
Att äga, voice and piano (or organ) (1964) [text: L - E Essen]
År icke ljuset, voice and piano (1964) [text: E. Blomberg]
Jag hörde, voice and piano (1964) [text: L. Fredin]
Himmelriket liknas vid tio jungfrur, voice and organ (or piano) (1964) [text: traditional] [melody from Floda]
Julvisa, voice and organ (or piano) (1964) [text: Thea Grahn]
7 andliga sånger (7 Sacred Songs), voice and piano (or organ) (1963-65)
3 andliga sånger (3 Sacred Songs, voice and piano (1964-65)
    - Närmare, voice and piano (1964) [text: Bengt Jändel]
    - Uppenbarelse, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: Sara Bohlin]
    - Människosonen, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: Viola Renvall]
Hopp, voice and piano (or organ) (1965) [text: H. Martinson]
Jag ville säga något, voice and piano (1965) [text: B. Malmberg]
Vandraren, voice and guitar (or piano) (1965) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Det blir något att få, voice and guitar (or piano) (1965) [text: J. Gustavsson]
Novemberpsalm, voice and piano (1965) [text: Viola Renvall]
Andliga visor (Sacred Songs), voice and guitar (or piano; or organ) (1965-66) [Johan Gustafsson]
Pour Quatre, alto voice, flute, trombone and double bass (1966) [text: Saigyo / P.E. Wahlund]
Arabesk, baritone and 4 percussionists (1966) [text: U. Grahn]
En liten fiol, voice and piano (1967) [text: Britt G. Hallqvist]
Två visor (Two Songs), voice and piano; or 3-part chorus (1967) [text: Harry Martinson]
    - Det år ny afton, voice and piano (or guitar) (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
    - Ute på havet, voice and piano (or guitar) (1967) [text: H. Martinson]
Ur Ker - Men (Tigsam Tystnad, Skogen), soprano and piano (1969) [text: Pär Wistrand]
I bokskogen, voice and piano (1970) [text: K-G Ossiannilsson] [also arr. 2006 for chorus]
Två dagsedlar, voice and guitar (1971) [text: S. Dagerman] [för maskens skull; rättstavning]
Det är någon i närheten, soprano, flute and guitar (1971) [text: Pär Wistrand]
Soundscape IV, voice, flute, bass clarinet, piano and percussion (1975)
Vad viskar vinden, voice and piano (1975) [text: V. Grahn]
Vaggvisa, voice and piano (1977) [text: Bo Setterlind]
Soundscape III: In memoriam - G, soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion (1975-77) [text: W. Whitman]
Sonata Regions of Time, high soprano and piano (1978)
Du Silence, soprano and bass clarinet (1979) [text: G. Rodenbach] [part 1 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
I'm Nobody, voice and piano (1979) [text: E. Dickinson]
Vad sorg över stranden, voice and piano (1979) [text: P. Lagerkvist]
Stormar, voice and piano (1979) [text: W von Heidenstam]
Jutta kommer till, voice and piano (1979) [text: W. von Heidenstam]
A Clear Midnight, soprano and clarinet (1980) [text: W. Whitman] [part 2 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
Paret, voice and piano (1980) [text: H. Martinson]
Three Songs for Soprano and Orchestra (1981) [text: K. Asplund]
    - ???
    - ???
    - ???
Try Smiling, soprano, flute and piano (1982) [text: unknown]
    - Try Smiling, voice and piano (1984) [text: unknown]
Eldorado, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and piano (1982) [text: E. A. Poe]
Brighten Up Your Day, voice and piano (1984) [text: Anon.]
    - Try Smiling, voice and piano (1984)
    - Always Finish, voice and piano (1984)
    - Do It Now, voice and piano (1984)
    - A Smile, voice and piano (1984)
Night Images: The Jinni, voice, 3 suspended cymbals and clarinet in A (1984) [text: Ulf Grahn] [part 3 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
Han som vaknade av sång över taken, voice and bass clarinet (1984) [text: T. Tranströmmer] [part 4 of "From Dawn to Dusk"]
From Dusk to Dawn, voice, clarinet/bass clarinet and suspended cymbals (1979-84)
    - Du Silence, soprano and bass clarinet (1979) [text: G. Rodenbach]
    - A Clear Midnight, soprano and clarinet (1980) [text: W. Whitman]
    - Night Images: The Jinni, voice, 3 suspended cymbals and clarinet in A (1984) [text: Ulf Grahn]
    - Han som vaknade av sång över taken, voice and bass clarinet (1984) [text: Tomas Tranströmmer]
Afton port till evigheten, voice and piano (1984) [text: P. Lagerkvist]
The Red Queens Lullaby, voice and piano (1984) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Three German Folksongs, alto voice, violin, cello and piano (1985)
    - Ännchen von Tharou
    - Die Lorelei
    - Der Mond ist aufgegangen
The King Fisher Song, voice and piano (1985) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Lady Muriel's Song, voice and piano (1987) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Un Coupe de Des, soprano, fl, cl, perc, vln, vc and pf (1987) [text: S. Mallarmé]
A Thorn, voice and piano (1989) [text: Rim]
The Duchess' Lullaby, voice and piano (1989) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Månens hemlighet, soprano, bass clarinet and piano (1991) [text: Edith Södergran/Harriet Löwenhjelm, Harriet]
After the Dazzle of Day, chorus (or female chorus/SSA; or 3 voices) (1991) [3-part canon] [text: Walt Whitman]
Kurbitsmålning, voice (1992) [text: Erik Axel Karlfelt] [also arr. for chorus and violin, 1993]
    - Kurbitsmålning, voice and violin (or flute) (1992) [text: Erik Axel Karlfelt]
    - Kurbitsmålning, violin (or flute) (1992)
Summer '61, voice, bass clarinet, bassoon, trombone, cello and marmimba (1995) [text: Dag Hammarsköld]
Psaltaren 9:2-3, 10-12, 2 sopranos (1996) [embellished or simplifed versions available]
Matilda Jane, voice and piano (1996) [text: Lewis Carroll]
Five Christmas Cards, voice and piano (1984-96) [text: Lewis Carroll]
    - The Red Queen's Lullaby (1984)
    - Lady Muriel's Song (1987)
    - The Dutchess' Lullaby (1989)
    - Matilda Jane (1996)
    - The King Fisher Song (1985)
Behold the Hour, voice and piano (1997) [text: Robert Burns]
Winter, voice and piano (1998) [text: Robert Burns]
To Miss Isabella MacLeod, voice and piano (1999)
Introduction, voice and piano (2000) [text: William Blake]

Incidental/Film
Music for "The Tempest", incidental music, electro accoustic music (1973)
    - Two Dances from 'The Tempest", chamber ensemble
            - Dance of the Shapes
            - Dance of the Island
Music for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest", incidental music, electro accoustic music (1974)

Electronic
Calling, electro accoustic music (1970)
Coco Sherry,  electro accoustic music (1970)
Sounding for Piano and Tape, piano, tape and chamber group (1970-71)
The Vagabond, electro accoustic music (1971)
The Visit, a story for tape, electro accoustic music (1971)
Land of the Silver Bird, electro accoustic music (1971)
Once Upon a Time, electro accoustic composition (1972)
Milkyway on My Mind, electro accoustic composition (1972)
Per Gynt's Farewell to Norway, electro accoustic composition (1972)
Pace, flute and tape (1973)
The Wind of Dawn, orchestra and tape (1973)
Music for the Tempest, incidental music, electro accoustic music (1973)
Skugglek, ballet, electro accoustic music (1973) [story: Ulf Grahn]
Picnic in the Jungle I, electro accoustic music (1973)
Picnic in the Jungle II, electro accoustic music (1973)
Picnic in the Jungle, dance and tape (1973)
Creation, ballet, electro accoustic music (1974) [choreography: Tim Biel]
Music to One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest, incidental music, electro accoustic music (1974)
Hommage to the Soap Opera, ballet, electro accoustic music (1975) [original title "Dance for six birds and one sitting duck"]
Nocturne for Piano Trio and Tape, violin, cello, piano and tape (1988)


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Grahn @ Wikipedia.nl (in Dutch)
Grahn @ American Composers Forum
Grahn @ Classical Archives
Grahn @ Classical Composers Database
Grahn @ Edition Nglani
Grahn @ Facebook
Grahn @ InstantEncore
Grahn @ LinkedIn
Grahn @ MusicWeb International
Grahn @ MySpaceMusic
Grahn @ The New York Times
Grahn @ operas.com
Grahn @ Project Runeberg
Grahn @ REC Music Foundation /The Lied and Art Song Texts Page
Grahn @ Society of Composers
Grahn @ Svensk Musik (previously Swedish Music Information Centre)    also  here
Grahn @ Vox Novus

Publisher
Grahn @ Composer's website
Grahn @ Divertimento Music Editions Norway
Grahn @ Fleisher Collection of Musical Scores, Philadelphia
Grahn @ Edition Nglani
Grahn @ Seesaw Music Inc.
Grahn @ Subito Music Online
Grahn @ Edition Suecia (Swedish Music Information Center)

Streaming Audio
Grahn @ Composer's website
Grahn @ Classical Archives
Grahn @ Edition Nglani
Grahn @ fst Composer's Radio
Grahn @ MySpaceMusic
Grahn @ Washington Musica Viva

Recordings
Grahn @ Composer's website
Grahn @ ArkivMusic
Grahn @ CD Universe
Grahn @ ClassicsOnline

Video
Grahn @ YouTube
Grahn @ Google Video
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