The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota

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The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota celebrates and promotes the music of Edvard Grieg as well as other Nordic composers through an annual concert series that features both local and international musicians. It was founded in 2005 and is a part of the Norway House, a non-profit organization which convenes, connects and facilitates of Norwegian-American business, educational, social and cultural organizations.  Each series offers unique opportunities to experience all types of music including soloists, choral, piano, chamber, string quartets and traditional instruments in varied, and often intimate, settings.

September 18-20

10th Anniversary Celebration of the Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota
October 9, • 7:30 p.m.
Leif Eriksson International Festival
and Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota
presented Norwegian pianist, Rune Alver
works of Grieg and other Norwegian Composers
Saturday, November 7 • 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Henning Kraggerud Violin Master Class
February 28, 2016 • 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ladyslipper Ensemble, Sahar Hassan, mezzo-soprano,
Claudia Chen, piano, Arek Tesarczyk, cello
April 2, 2016 • 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Diane Jarvi and Dan Newton
Singer, guitarist and kantele player (Finnish folk harp) with Accordion

For more information, contact:

Advisory Board
Sharon Carlson, President
Inger Dahlin
Ruth Donhowe
Dan Dressen
Jorunn Henrikssen
Turid Aavik Ormseth
Shirley Santoro
Kristin Sundt
Maxine Wallin
Arlene W. Wilson
Nancy Olson
Sonja Thompson
Rolf Erdahl
Christina Carleton
William Halverson
Carsten Slostad
Jim Lewis