Edvard Grieg

Concertos orchestrate dawn to dusk,
etudes study dancing shadows.
Sonatinas spring wildflowers,
octaves ripple cross the lake.

Confident fingers crescendo,
crossing ivory and ebony.
Norwegian master of the keys
and lover of the land.

Photos taken in Bergen, Norway as we visited the lake home and composition hut of Norwegian composer, Edvard Grieg. Bergen averages 280+ day of rain a year. We had incredibly beautiful weather! 

4 thoughts on “Edvard Grieg

  1. Joyce May 3, 2017 / 5:28 pm

    So good that your travel to Grieg’s lake home inspired this poem and you can share the photos with all of us.


  2. lynn__ May 3, 2017 / 7:07 pm

    I love the composition hut…with a view!


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