Grieg’s Life

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Saturday, October 03, 2015

Edvard Grieg exploring the Norwegian fjords on a day out with his Chocolate Labrador. Edvard Grieg exploring the Norwegian fjords on a day out with his Chocolate Labrador. (N/A)

Edvard Grieg was Norway’s most famous composer. You can learn more about his life and music this week on Classics for Kids.

Music used within the program (all by Grieg):

Symphonic Dance No. 1

Lyric Pieces, Wedding Day at Troldhaugen

In Autumn

Butterfly

Brooklet

God Morgen

Piano Concerto in a minor

Holberg Suite

Peer Gynt, In the Hall of the Mountain King

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