The composer Edvard Grieg died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Leading composer of the Romantic era. His repertoire is still used today. He was known for bringing Norwegian folk music to the world.
His father Alexander worked as a merchant and vice consul in Bergen. His mother Gesine Judithe Hagerup was a music teacher and politician Edvard Hagerup’s daughter.
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.
Suddenly a mist fell from my eyes and I knew the way I had to take.