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Autograph letter signed frrom Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina has been very moved by a loving and affectionate letter from Anna. The Graingers have also invited Nina to visit in the New Year. It was paradise at the Brodskys' home but Nina is back on earth now. She would like the Brodskys to come...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Programme for the Grieg [in Memoriam] Chamber Concert

The programme includes photographs of Grieg, two of Troldhaugen one of which shows Grieg's house, the Brodsky Quartet, Fraulein Ellen Beck and Mr. Percy Grainger. The concert was held on Wednesday 23 Oct in the Queen’s Hall.

Brodsky Quartet (1880s-1929)

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina writes most appreciatively of the Brodskys' friendship and is delighted that dear Brodsky will be happy to have Edvard's pen, which Nina has put safely in the chest. Nina suggests a "little trip" to Troldhaugen to collect...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

This is a rather sentimental letter from Nina Grieg before embarking the following day. She is very touched that Brodsky himself has written to her and is delighted with the photographs, on one of which is dear little Porcupine and sweet little J...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Programme of a concert given by the Brodsky Quartet

This concert was the second in the Leighton House Chamber Concerts series. It was performed at Leighton House, Kensington, London, on Tue 17 Feb 1914. The Quartet were joined by the solo pianist, Percy Grainger.

Brodsky Quartet (1880s-1929)

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina smiles when she hears that Anna keeps all her old letters to read them through again: Nina considers them to be unworthy of such attention. Nina has been delighted to hear the Brodsky Quartet with three other members, in Kopenhagen but regre...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina is delighted to have Anna's letter which she had been longing for. Percy Grainger's mother sent a mass of press cuttings of reviews after the Grieg concert: many are satisfied but the quartet has been criticised: "its tricky m...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks the Brodskys most enthusiastically after staying with them in Bowdon. Tony [Antonie] chatted about the Brodskys the whole time and the journey passed quickly. Mrs. Grainger and Miss Stockmarr were at the station and there Tony and Ni...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer