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Edvard Grieg – Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16 – Public Domain

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The work is among Grieg’s earliest important works, being written in 1868 in Sollerod in Denmark, during one of Grieg’s visits there to benefit from the warmer climate than that of his native Norway. It is written for solo piano, two flutes, two oboes, two clarinets, two bassoons, four horns, two trumpets, three trombones, timpani, violins, violas, cellos and double basses. It is in three movements: 1. Allegro molto moderato 2. Continua a leggere