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Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer
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Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina writes to Anna about beautiful, peaceful unforgettable Bowdon and the happy time spent there with the Brodskys. She complains about the unpeaceful nature of life in this smallish town. The Norwegians are anxiously awaiting to hear of the d...

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 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 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 writes to Anna that she has just heard in the "Palmgarten" [Palm court] of the hotel Tchaikovsky's Capriccio Italien which she did not know: she would like to know everything the great noble Russian wrote. Nina does have anxie...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina is delighted to have heard from Anna and appreciates the invitation to visit the Brodskys for a third time. Nina hints at Tchaikovsky's homosexuality. In Kopenhagen he has many warm and charmed followers. He is often played at the Kin...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina is delighted to have heard again from the Brodskys and to hear that Brodsky travels, plays magnificently and receives laurel wreaths. They are hoping to come to the Brodskys at the end of April and are looking forward to seeing the Brodskys ...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina writes joyfully that the Brodskys are now safely back in Bowdon after their internment. Nina was one of the artists who signed the petition for their release. Niger, Anna's little dog, actually recognised them after so long. Nina pict...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina has just celebrated her seventieth birthday and received 200 telgrams, half as many letters and many presents including an epergne from 50 ladies in Kristiania, for all of which Nina has had to write thanks. The day was spent quietly at Fugl...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

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