1867 – 1944
Mostly in: Boston and New York
Best Known For: Gaelic Symphony, Piano Concerto, Variations on Balkan themes
Similar To: Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Brahms, Liszt, Wagner
Many influences combined to make Grieg’s music so instantly memorable but, says Jessica Duchen, it took his immaculate sense of balance to make them all work together.