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Edvard Grieg in England

Author: Lionel Carley
Publisher: Woodbridge ; Rochester, NY : Boydell, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Grieg came to give his first concerts in London, he had the world at his feet. As the first major Norwegian composer to transmute the sights and sounds of his own spectacular country into music, he was held to be both prophet and pioneer, and English writers described him as the most popular of all living composers, commenting, when he returned to London the following year, on the 'Grieg fever' that raged in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Edvard Grieg; Edvard Grieg; Edvard Grieg; Edvard Grieg
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lionel Carley
ISBN: 1843832070 9781843832072
OCLC Number: 70777937
Description: xx, 488 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm
Contents: Prelude --
First successes in England --
Interlude (1) --
Grand tour --
Interlude (2) --
Final curtain calls --
Closure.
Responsibility: Lionel Carley.
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When Edvard Grieg came to give his first concerts in London, he had the world at his feet. As the first composer to transmute the sights and sounds of his own spectacular country into music, he was  Read more...

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