For soprano and orchestra.
Borges, Jorge Luis/trans. Reid, Alastair
S:t Nikolai kyrka, Halmstad
Ann-Christine Larsson, soprano, GöteborgsOperans Orkester, cond. Joachim Gustafsson
In his way Haglund is a romantic, but his music lacks vanity and is well beyond the insouciant use of effects that typifies neo-romanticism. As Erik Wallrup once so aptly said, Haglund’s music “tunes” its audience in the way that a musician tunes an instrument.