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Autograph account of the first evening of the RMCM Club, season 1912-1913

Anna Brodsky writes very enthusiastically about the opening meeting of the 1912-13 season of the RMCM Club on 21 Oct. Nina Grieg was present at the event. After refreshments Anna Brodsky made a speech of welcome to Nina Grieg, then a short music...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Autograph extract from a speech given by Anna Brodsky at the RMCM Club

Extract from Anna Brodsky's remarks at the opening meeting of the season 1912-13 of the RMCM Club on 21 Oct 1912. These words form a very warm welcome to Madame Grieg who is visiting the Club for a second time. The full speech is to be foun...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

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 an hotel which suggests t...

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 Edvard Grieg to Adolph Brodsky

Grieg received Brodsky's letter the previous day. A few weeks ago Nina suddenly became ill and had to be taken to hospital. She had erysipelas and the doctors demand that she spends some weeks in a sanatorium before resuming her domestic du...

Grieg, Edvard Hagerup (1843-1907), Composer, Pianist, Conductor

Autograph letter signed from Edvard Grieg to Adolph Brodsky

Grieg writes enthusiastically to Brodsky from London. He recalls the happy times which he and Nina spent at Kaiser Wilhelm Strasse and Brodsky's wonderful violin playing. Grieg has been playing with Neruda [Wilma Hallé] who has charmed him ...

Grieg, Edvard Hagerup (1843-1907), Composer, Pianist, Conductor

Autograph letter signed from Edvard Grieg to Adolph Brodsky

Grieg replies to Brodsky's letter in which Brodsky announces that he is not coming to Norway. Grieg tried to telegraph him that Nina was better and to come; the Eldorado would be going from Newcastle to Bergen that evening. However the addr...

Grieg, Edvard Hagerup (1843-1907), Composer, Pianist, Conductor

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