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Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer
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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 signed from Nina Grieg to Adolph and Anna Brodsky

Nina writes a very warm letter of thanks to the Brodskys for their wonderful hospitality to Nina and her sister Antonie. Fraulein Stockmarr met them at the station and there were flowers and fruit in their rooms. The previous day their hostess h...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina is very impressed that Anna has been able to give a lecture on Tolstoy, the great idealist of her fatherland. For a few weeks a pianist, Ignacy Friedman, [Polish pianist and composer, 1882-1948] with an insurpassable technique, was here and ...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

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

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina wonders if the Brodskys will be able to come to Troldhaugen. Bergen is upside down this summer because of a sporting event which is bringing many people. It is 23-24 degrees C. in the shade. It was very hard to come back to Troldhaugen and...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina Grieg writes before leaving Kristiania in 10 to 12 days. She is relieved that the Brodskys are well again. There is not much to be heard in Kristiania but Nina plays the piano now and again and has had many pupils. She is going to the Beye...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks Anna for her last greeting with the card from Leipzig and for the little "Evening Prayer" which she asks if Anna has written correctly. Nina then quotes from a poem translated into German which bears the same sentiments. Th...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina has been longing to hear from Anna but knows that the Brodskys are still her friends although she has heard nothing from them for a long time. Nina philosophises about being alone: but she has nothing to rue; love was all she had for Edvard...

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

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

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