On This Day (June 15)…Happy Birthday, Edvard Grieg!

The Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg was born on this day in 1843. Photo and signature of Edvard Grieg in 1888. Retrieved from here. A child prodigy, Grieg entered the Leipzig Conservatory at just fifteen, though he would later say he failed to learn much about his own compositional style. A friendship with fellow Norwegian composer … Continue reading On This Day (June 15)…Happy Birthday, Edvard Grieg!