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Material regarding Edvard Grieg
Compositions
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Compositions

Throughout his life Edvard Grieg wrote about 135 musical works, op. 1-74 and EG 101-183. The Grieg Archives holds many of these works and gives a full overview over both our digitized manuscripts and sources of other known material.
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Correspondence
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Correspondence

The library has digitized almost 6000 letters to and from Edvard Grieg. The collection contains letters from artists such as Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Ibsen and Bjørnson, as well as politicians, publishers, impressarios, friends and family. Many of the letters are transcribed and available in full text search.
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Pictures
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Pictures

The library has digitized a collection of pictures from the Grieg Archives, and sorted them according to persons, locations and themes.
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Edvard Grieg 1843-1907
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Edvard Grieg 1843-1907

On the 15th of June 1843, Edvard Grieg is born in Bergen. The fourth of five children, he first sees the light of day in house Nr.152 on the lively shopping street of Strandgaten.
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Summary of The Grieg Archives
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Summary of The Grieg Archives

Nina og Edvard Grieg's private archive (original documents and digital reproductions), published compositions, and publications about Grieg's professional and personal life.
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The development of The Grieg Archives
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The development of The Grieg Archives

In 1906, 10 months before his death, Edvard Grieg added a codicil to his will. In this will he and his wife, Nina, bequeathed his music manuscripts, articles and letters, printed music, books and other material to Bergen Public Library on condition that the library preserves them and makes them accessible to the population.
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Publisert 02.07.2010, sist endret 08.08.2011 - 17:46
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