“Amanda” is one of Erik Johan Stagnelius most beloved poems. Stagnelius grew up in Gärdslösa village in Öland almost 200 years ago and is considered as one of Swedens most important poets.

“Stagnelius In Concert” is an entire concert that tributes Erik Johan Stagnelius and his poems with new music by Harald Erici. The first performance was held in Gärdslösa medieval church in September 2011. The video is recorded in Kalmar Castle the same weekend. Lars Sonnejö, actor from Byteatern Kalmar Läns Teater made a portrait of an aged and sick Erik Johan Stagnelius some time before his early death.

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