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Welcome Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer Röntgen, Julius Engelbert (1855-1932), composer English
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Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks Anna for her last letter. Röntgen has already read the corrections to the quartet pieces and sent them back to Hinrichsen: they will soon be published. When Nina receives them from Hinrichsen, she will immediately send the Brodskys a...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina is delighted to have heard from Anna and is relieved to know that the Brodskys are back in England after their visit to Russia. Anna's letter arrived as they were preparing to leave Kristiania where they had spent a few weeks to hear th...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina apologises for not writing to Anna. Nina has been very moved at the love and respect which the whole world has for Edvard. She thinks it remarkable that the English people have so much respect for art and artists. The concert with Edvard&#...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina mentions that the Quartet was played the previous evening in Manchester and wishes that she had been there. The Sevcik Quartet from Bohemia was recently in Kopenhagen and played Edvard's Quartet very well, but not rhythmic nor personal ...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina smiles when she hears that Anna keeps all her old letters to read them through again: Nina considers them to be unworthy of such attention. Nina has been delighted to hear the Brodsky Quartet with three other members, in Kopenhagen but regre...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks Anna for her tale and wonders how long Anna's literary talent has been dormant. Nina has had a good Christmas and New Year though not quite so peaceful as she would have wished. As a Christmas present, Röntgen has sent Nina Edva...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks the Brodskys for their letters and invitations to visit them. She would love to go but has a terrible fear of the journey. She never feels so lonely, so helpless and so forsaken as when she sits in the train. She thinks of the many,...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Anna should have heard from Nina more often this autumn and winter but Nina has had boundless correspondence and each day Nina and Röntgen have to write about Edvard's posthumous works. Nina has sent the songs to Mr. Hinrichsen and in the la...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer