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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 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 enthuses over the Brodskys' visit which was medicine for body and soul. The photographs have arrived from Brodsky and brought the visit to mind. Grieg believes that he ought to have been sending photographs to Brodsky but will try to ...

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

Autograph letter signed from Edvard Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Edvard Grieg is writing to Anna Brodsky on behalf of his wife Nina who is ill. She has been lying in a clinic for 3 weeks as she has a problem with her knees which may be the consequence of too much mineral water. Nina has been taking mineral wa...

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

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