Grieg's major works

Edvard Grieg was born on June 15, 1843—which means that 2023 marks his 180th birthday! He is known by audiences everywhere for the beloved Peer Gynt orchestral suites, but the Norwegian legend left behind more than 80 other works… Get acquainted with his unique repertoire in this specially selected playlist! On the menu: the electrifying Piano Concerto in A Minor, the timeless Peer Gynt and its orchestral suites (featuring the sublime Morning Mood and diabolical In the Hall of the Mountain King), the String Quartet No. 1, and excerpts from his gorgeous Lyric Pieces and Elegiac Melodies