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Edvard Grieg:

About Edvard Grieg

Edvard Grieg was from a music-loving Norwegian family. In addition to becoming the leading Scandinavian composer of his day, Grieg became a big supporter of Norwegian arts and culture.

Music heard in this episode:

Grieg: Lyric Pieces - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Grieg: In Autumn
Grieg: Butterfly
Grieg: Brooklet
Grieg: God Morgen
Grieg: Piano Concerto in a minor
Grieg: Holberg Suite
Grieg: Peer Gynt - In the Hall of the Mountain King

More shows about Edvard Grieg

The Story of Peer Gynt
Other Scandinavian Composers
Incidental Music
Halloween Music

Learn more about Edvard Grieg | This is an Activity Sheet available

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This Week's Quiz!

Edvard Grieg came from what country?

 Norway

 Sweden

 Denmark

 Finland

Grieg studied music in which city?

 Paris, France

 London, England

 Leipzig, Germany

 Rome, Italy

Which instrument did Grieg play?

 violin

 piano

 flute

 trumpet

 clarinet

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Edvard Grieg:

About Edvard Grieg

Edvard Grieg was from a music-loving Norwegian family. In addition to becoming the leading Scandinavian composer of his day, Grieg became a big supporter of Norwegian arts and culture.

Music heard in this episode:

Grieg: Lyric Pieces - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Grieg: In Autumn
Grieg: Butterfly
Grieg: Brooklet
Grieg: God Morgen
Grieg: Piano Concerto in a minor
Grieg: Holberg Suite
Grieg: Peer Gynt - In the Hall of the Mountain King

More shows about Edvard Grieg

The Story of Peer Gynt
Other Scandinavian Composers
Incidental Music
Halloween Music

Learn more about Edvard Grieg | This is an Activity Sheet available

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz!

Edvard Grieg came from what country?

 Norway

 Sweden

 Denmark

 Finland

Grieg studied music in which city?

 Paris, France

 London, England

 Leipzig, Germany

 Rome, Italy

Which instrument did Grieg play?

 violin

 piano

 flute

 trumpet

 clarinet