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Edvard Grieg

Grieg in 1888, with signature, portrait published in The Leisure Hour (1889)
Born Edvard Hagerup Grieg
(1843-06-15)15 June 1843
Bergen, Norway
Died 4 September 1907(1907-09-04) (aged 64)
Bergen, Norway
Cause of death Heart failure
Occupation Classical composer
Spouse(s) Nina Grieg (née Hagerup)
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Artists like Bach and Beethoven erected churches and temples on the heights. I only wanted… to build dwellings for men in which they might feel happy and at home.
Edvard Grieg
Suddenly a mist fell from my eyes and I knew the way I had to take.