Grieg in the Northwest
These are performances of Edvard Grieg’s music throughout the Northwest that are not sponsored directly by NWEGS.
If you’d like to include your concert on this page, please contact us!
Beethoven & Grieg – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
The Kirkland Civic Orchestra is an all-volunteer symphony orchestra offering free concerts in the Seattle area. They perform at locations in the Eastside community and in the Seattle area approximately four times a year. The mission of their orchestra is to offer amateur musicians a great opportunity to play interesting repertoire for our supportive audience – primarily on the Eastside of Lake Washington. They are non-profit group that exists because of the support from their audience and their members.
On the program:
Edvard Grieg – Old Norwegian Romance with Variations, Op. 51
Ludwig van Beethoven – Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61
– Kaia Selden, violin
The Adventures of Peer Gynt
Come with us on a journey through Scandinavia with our friend Peer Gynt! Made popular by Looney Tunes and The Simpsons, Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suite transports you to the lush vastness of Scandinavia with popular tunes like Morning Mood and In the Hall of the Mountain King. Our journey ends in Finland where we’ll need your help to perform Sibelius’ expansive Finlandia. Are you up for the journey? Let’s go!
Grieg at the Summer Festival
On the program:
Maurice Ravel – Sonata for Violin and Cello
Edvard Grieg – Sonata for Cello and Piano in A minor, Op. 36
Antonin Dvorak – String Quartet in G Major, Op. 106