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Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer Grieg, Edvard Hagerup (1843-1907), Composer, Pianist, Conductor
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Autograph fragment of a letter from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

In this small fragment Nina informs Anna that Edvard's last work, Four Psalms, op.74, was very well sung. Edvard made the corrections in the summer, received them but never heard the work. Nina found them very moving and the reviews praised...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter [incomplete] signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

This letter was probably written early in 1892 or 1893, not long after the Brodskys had settled in the United States. Nina mentions the problems facing the proposed American trip; mainly Grieg's health. Nina is pleased that the Brodskys con...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter [incomplete] signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

In this letter Nina Grieg mentions the Leeds Festival dates 9, 10, 11, 12 October on one of which days Edvard would play. This would date the incomplete letter as some time early in 1907. The Griegs are still living in a hotel which suggests th...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter [incomplete] signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

This letter may have been written in 1924, the year when Anna Brodsky's sister, Olga managed to leave Russia to come to Bowdon. In this last page of a letter to Anna Brodsky, Nina writes that she often accompanies the lieder at Grieg evening...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Greig to Anna Brodsky

Nina writes to Anna from Troldhaugen. Nina thanks the Brodskys for their letters and expresses her delight that the photographs have turned out so well. Nina's sister Antonie, known as Tony which Nina spells "Tonny", has come out we...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Adolph and Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks Adolph for his charming letter in which he describes the Brodskys' lives. Nina is delighted that Anna is getting better. She enquires if Barker is the only new member of the quartet. Maaskoff is Anna's favourite pupil. Ni...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Adolph and Anna Brodsky

Nina Grieg writes most appreciatively of the Brodskys' friendship and her deep gratitude that "lieber Brodsky" came to Edvard's funeral. She is pleased that the concert will take place: Brodsky will play the quartet and the so...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

From what Nina Grieg writes in this letter to Anna Brodsky, we understand that Anna Brodsky has been in Nancy with her sister Olga Picard who has been ill or has faced some misfortune, while Adolph Brodsky has been in Paris with "der stumme f...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Although Nina has not written to Anna the Brodskys are always in the Griegs' thoughts and they often speak of them. Nina is sad that the Brodskys did not come to Norway this summer especially as June was so wonderful. Nina mentions that th...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina is anxious at not having heard from Anna for some time: no letter from Blackpool. There was no music in Bergen during the summer. Nina is rather upset about the political situation in Norway but does not want a republic and, were she more f...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

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