Edvard Hagerup Grieg (1843 – 1907) was a Norwegian composer and pianist who composed in the romantic period. He is best known for his Piano Concerto in A minor, for his incidental music to Henrik Ibsen's play Peer Gynt (which includes In the Hall of the Mountain King), and for his Lyric Pieces for the piano.
Melody repeats throughout. Starts off quietly. Sprightly, fun & dramatic. Volume and speed builds as more sections of the orchestra join in the melody towards a big climax. From THE PEER GYNT SUITE. Performed by the MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, Instrumental, Classical, Romantic, Edvard Grieg
Deep and emotional orchestral recording of this dramatic movement from Edvard Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite. Heavy, powerful strings developing through both tragic and hopeful sections. Similar to Adagio for Strings (Samuel Barber) and great for drama, melodrama, death, morbid topics, TV, film, parody. Instrumental, Action, Action Adventure Pending, Edvard Grieg
Lush string sections produce highly melodic moments of joy and surging emotions. Harp accompaniment. From THE PEER GYNT SUITE. Performed by the MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, Instrumental, Classical, Romantic, Edvard Grieg
A young man tell fantastical stories to his ailing mother, not realising she has died while he is in the process of telling them. Scored for string orchestra this piece combines loyalty, tranquility and tragedy growing from a hush to a climax and then ebbing away to silence. Instrumental, Classical, Romantic, Edvard Grieg