New Grieg Society in USA

The Edvard Grieg Society of America, Inc. was officially formed on April 2, 2015.  It was created as a response to participants’ requests from the Grieg Festival 2015, to continue promoting the knowledge and visibility of Edvard Grieg and his music.  In addition to arranging concerts, symposia, workshops, masterclasses, and competitions, it assists individuals and groups in forming regional Grieg societies.
September 18-20, 2015
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Edvard Grieg Society of Minneapolis 10th Anniversary Celebrations
Concert of Grieg piano works on September 19, Augsburg College
Sylvia Eckes, piano, William Halverson, speaker
Performances with students at Augsburg College
November 2-5, 2015
Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana
Vocal Master Class and Performances of Grieg songs and choral works
Njål Sparbo, guest artist, Mary Rose Norell and Luke Norell, piano
November 7-10, 2015
Indianapolis University, Indiana
Master class and Performance of Grieg songs
Njål Sparbo, guest artist, Gregory Martin, piano
February 18, 2016
Performance of Grieg songs and piano works
Marla Fodgerud and Darci Bultema, sopranos
Fall 2016
Grieg Competition
Rollins College, Gloria Cook, coordinator
Updated information can be found here.
Board members:
Sylvia Eckes, President
William H. Halverson, Vice President
Gloria Cook, Secretary
Cheryl Christensen, Board member
Marla Fogderud, Board member
Gregory Martin, Board member
Mary Rose Norell, Board member
Contact information:
Mailing address: 7026 Langley Place
University Park, Florida 34201 USA
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