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Edvard Grieg
"In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt

 

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Grieg: The Peer Gynt Suite

The Story of Peer Gynt

"In The Hall of the Mountain King" is part of the incidental music Edvard Grieg wrote for Henrik Ibsen's play Peer Gynt. Hear the story of the play as you listen to Grieg's music.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Edvard Grieg wrote incidental music for Peer Gynt, which is a play by

William Shakespeare

Henrik Ibsen

George Bernard Shaw

Thornton Wilder


2.A famous dance from Peer Gynt is

Anitra's Dance

The Blue Danube Waltz

Slavonic Dance

Minuet in G


3. Another famous piece from Peer Gynt is

Aase's Death

Hary Janos

Midsummer Night's Dream

Viennese Musical Clock


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