Edvard Grieg

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Norway's most famous composer, Grieg was one of the late Romantics whose music was infused with the folk tradition of his homeland.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46 1874 Orchestral
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16 1868 Concerto
Peer Gynt, incidental music, Op. 23 1874 Orchestral
Fra Holbergs tid (From Holberg’s Time), for string orchestra ("Holberg Suite"), Op. 40 1885 Orchestral
Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 2, Op. 55 1874 Orchestral
Elegiac Melodies (2) for orchestra (or piano), Op. 34 1880 Orchestral
Jeg elsker dig! (I Love Thee!), song for voice & piano, Op. 5/3 1864 Vocal Music
Bryllupsdag på Troldhaugen (Wedding Day at Troldhaugen), lyric piece for piano, Op. 65/6 1896 Keyboard
Lyric Suite for orchestra (orchestration of Op. 54) 1904 Orchestral
Sonata for violin & piano No. 3 in C minor, Op. 45 1886 Chamber Music
Lyric Pieces (6) for piano, Book 3, Op. 43 1886 Keyboard
Sigurd Jorsalfar, suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands), Op. 56 1872 Orchestral
An den Frühling (To Spring), lyric piece for piano, Op. 43/6 1886 Keyboard
Våren (Last Spring), elegiac melody for orchestra (or piano) No. 2, Op. 34/2 1880 Orchestral
Symphonic Dances (4) for orchestra (or piano, 4 hands), Op. 64 1896 Orchestral
Nocturne, lyric piece for piano, Op. 54/4 1889 Keyboard
Lyric Pieces (6) for piano, Book 5, Op. 54 1889 Keyboard
Slåtter (Norwegian Peasant Dances) (17) for piano, Op. 72 1902 Keyboard
String Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 27 1877 Chamber Music
Ballade for piano in G minor ("In the Form of Variations on a Norwegian Melody"), Op. 24 1875 Keyboard
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