List of compositions by Edvard Grieg

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The following is a sortable list of compositions by Edvard Grieg (1843–1907).[1] The works are categorized by genre, catalogue number, date of composition and titles. Works without opus number have been assigned an EG number, a catalogue compiled by Dan Fog and the Edvard Grieg Committee.

Genre Catalogue No. Date Norwegian title (original title) English title Notes
Piano EG 101 1858? Larvikspolka Polka from Larvik spurious[2]
Piano EG 102 1858–1859 Tre klaverstykker
  1. Lengsel
  2. Allegro con moto
  3. Allegro assai
3 Piano Pieces
Piano EG 103 1858–1859 Ni barnestykker
  1. Allegro agitato
  2. Perler
  3. Ved Gellerts Grav
  4. Bønn
  5. Tap
  6. Femårsdagen
  7. Allegretto con moto
  8. Scherzo
  9. En Drøm
9 Pieces for Children
Piano EG 104 1858–1859 23 Småstykker
  1. Allegretto agitato
  2. Lengsel
  3. Allegro desiderio
  4. Andante quasi allegretto
  5. Allegro assai
  6. Allegro con moto
  7. En drøm
  8. Allegro assai
  9. Perler
  10. Ved Gellerts Grav
  11. Vivace
  12. Preludium
  13. Allegretto con moto
  14. Allegretto con moto
  15. To-stemmig Preludium
  16. Scherzo
  17. Molto adagio religioso
  18. Femårsdagen
  19. Bønn
  20. Allegro vivace
  21. Tap
  22. Nicht zu schnell, ruhig
  23. Assai allegro furioso
23 Little Piano Pieces
Vocal EG 121 1859 Siehst du das Meer Look to the Sea for voice and piano; words by Emanuel Geibel
Vocal EG 122 1860 Den syngende Menighet The Singing Congregation for alto and piano; words by N. F. S. Grundtvig
Piano EG 105 1860 Tre klaverstykker
  1. Allegro agitato
  2. Allegretto
  3. Allegro molto e vivace, quasi presto
3 Piano Pieces
Hardanger fiddle EG 178   Halling Halling Notated Harding fiddle tune, fragment
Piano EG 179 1860 Canon a 4 voci Canon in 4 Voices
Piano Op. 1 1861 Fire pianostykker
  1. Allegro con leggerezza
  2. Non allegro e molto espressivo
  3. Mazurka: Con grazia
  4. Allegretto con moto
4 Piano Pieces
Vocal Op. 2 1861 Fire Sanger
  1. Die Müllerin
  2. Eingehüllt in grauen Wolken
  3. Ich stand in dunkeln Träumen
  4. Was soll ich sagen?
4 Songs
  1. The Maid of the Mill
  2. Closely Wrapped in Misty Billows
  3. I Stood Before Her Portrait
  4. What Shall I Say?
for alto and piano
1. words by Adelbert von Chamisso
2. words by Heinrich Heine
3. words by Heinrich Heine
4. words by Adelbert von Chamisso
Chamber music EG 114 1861 Fuge i f-moll Fugue in F minor for 2 violins, viola and cello
Choral EG 159 1862 Dona nobis pacem Dona nobis pacem for mixed chorus for mixed chorus
Piano Op. 3 1863 Poetiske Tonebilder
  1. Allegro ma non troppo
  2. Allegro cantabile
  3. Con moto
  4. Andante con sentimento
  5. Allegro moderato
  6. Allegro scherzando
Poetic Tone Pictures
Choral EG 160 1863? Fire sanger for mannsstemmer
  1. Norsk Krigssang
  2. Fredriksborg
  3. Studereliv
  4. Den sildige rose
4 Songs for Male Chorus for male chorus
1. words by Henrik Wergeland
2. words by Christian Richardt
3. words by Christian Richardt
4. words by Andreas Munch
Vocal Op. 4 1863–1864 Seks Digte
  1. Die Waise
  2. Morgenthau
  3. Abschied
  4. Jägerlied
  5. Das alte Lied
  6. Wo sind sie hin?
6 Poems
  1. The Orphan
  2. Morning Dew
  3. Parting
  4. Hunting Song
  5. The Old Song
  6. Where Have They Gone?
for alto and piano
1. words by Adelbert von Chamisso
2. words by Adelbert von Chamisso
3. words by Heinrich Heine
4. words by Ludwig Uhland
5. words by Heinrich Heine
6. words by Heinrich Heine
Orchestral EG 119 1863–1864 Symfoni i c-moll Symphony No. 1 in C minor movements II and III arranged for piano 4-hands as 2 Symphonic Pieces, Op. 14
Vocal EG 123 1864 Til kirken hun vandrer Devoutest of Maidens for voice and piano; words by Benjamin Feddersen
Vocal EG 124 1864 Claras sang Clara's Song for voice and piano; from Frieriet paa Helgoland (Courting on Helgoland) by Benjamin Feddersen after Ludwig Schneider; see No. 3 from 5 Songs Dedicated to Louis Hornbeck
Choral EG 161 1864 Danmark Denmark for mixed chorus and piano; words by Hans Christian Andersen
Vocal Op. 5 1864–1865 Hjertets melodier
  1. To brune Øine
  2. Du fatter ei Bølgernes evige Gang
  3. Jeg elsker dig!
  4. Min Tanke er et mægtigt Fjeld
Melodies of the Heart
  1. Two Brown Eyes
  2. The Poet's Heart
  3. I Love But Thee!
  4. My Mind Is Like a Mountain Steep
for voice and piano; words by Hans Christian Andersen

2. also for piano: Op. 52 No. 3
3. also for piano: Op. 41 No. 3
Piano EG 106 1865 Agitato Agitato
Piano Op. 6 1865 Humoresker
  1. Tempo di valse
  2. Tempo di Menuetto ed energico
  3. Allegretto con grazia
  4. Allegro alla burla
Humoresques
Piano Op. 7 1865, 1867 Sonate for piano i e-moll
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Andante molto
  3. Alla Menuetto, ma poco più lento
  4. Finale. Molto allegro
Sonata for Piano in E minor
Chamber music Op. 8 1865 Sonate nr. 1 i F-dur Sonata No. 1 in F major for violin and piano
Vocal EG 125 1865 Soldaten The Soldier for voice and piano; words by Hans Christian Andersen; see No. 2 of 5 Songs Dedicated to Louis Hornbeck
Vocal EG 126 1865 Min lille fugl My Little Bird for voice and piano; words by Hans Christian Andersen
Vocal EG 127 1865 Dig elsker jeg! I Love You, Dear for voice and piano; words by Caralis, i.e. Caspara Preetzmann
Vocal EG 128 1865 Tåren The Tear for voice and piano; words by Hans Christian Andersen
Vocal Op. 9 1863–1866 Romancer og Ballader
  1. Harpen
  2. Vuggesang
  3. Solnedgang
  4. Udfarten
Romances and Ballades
  1. The Harp
  2. Cradle Song
  3. Sunset
  4. Outward Bound
for voice and piano; words by Andreas Munch

2. also for piano: Op. 41 No. 1
3. see No. 5 of 5 Songs Dedicated to Louis Hornbeck
Vocal Op. 10 1864 Fire Romancer
  1. Taksigelse
  2. Skovsang
  3. Blomsternes tale
  4. Sang paa Fjeldet
4 Romances
  1. Thanks
  2. Woodland Song
  3. Song of the Flowers
  4. Song on the Mountain
for voice and piano; words by Christian Winther
Piano Op. 11 1866 I Høst In Autumn for piano 4-hands; also orchestrated
Orchestral Op. 11 1866 I Høst In Autumn orchestrated 1887; original for piano 4-hands
Chamber music EG 115 1866? Intermezzo Intermezzo in A minor for cello and piano
Piano Op. 12 1866–1867 Lyriske stykker, hefte I
  1. Arietta
  2. Vals
  3. Vægtersang
  4. Elverdans
  5. Folkevise
  6. Norsk
  7. Stambogsblad
  8. Fædrelandssang
Lyric Pieces, Book I
  1. Arietta
  2. Waltz
  3. Watchman's Song
  4. Elves' Dance
  5. Folk Song
  6. Norwegian Melody
  7. Album Leaf
  8. National Song
Piano EG 107 1866 Sørgemarsj over Rikard Nordraak Funeral March in Memory of Rikard Nordraak in A minor also orchestrated
Orchestral EG 107 1866 Sørgemarsj over Rikard Nordraak Funeral March in Memory of Rikard Nordraak in A minor revised 1878; orchestrated 1892; original for piano
Vocal EG 129 1866 Vesle gut Little Lad for voice and piano; words by Kristoffer Janson
Vocal EG 130 1867 Den blonde Pige (I) The Fair Haired Maid (I) for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Choral EG 162 1867 To sanger av Jørgen Moe
  1. Aftenstemning
  2. Bjørneskytten
2 Songs of Jørgen Moe for male chorus; words by Jørgen Moe
Chamber music Op. 13 1867 Sonate nr. 2 i G-dur Sonata No. 2 in G major for violin and piano
Piano Op. 14 1863–1864 To symfoniske stykker
  1. Adagio cantabile
  2. Allegro energico
2 Symphonic Pieces for piano 4-hands; based on the second and third movements of Symphony No. 1, EG 119
Vocal Op. 15 1864–1868 Romancer
  1. Margretes Vuggesang fra "Kongsemnerne"
  2. Kjærlighed
  3. Langelandsk Folkemelodi
  4. Modersorg
Romances
  1. Margaret's Cradle Song from "Kongsemnerne"
  2. Love
  3. Folk Song from Langeland
  4. A Mother's Grief
for voice and piano;
1. words by Henrik Ibsen; also for piano: Op. 41 No. 2
2. words by Hans Christian Andersen; also for piano: Op. 52 No. 5; see No. 1 of 5 Songs Dedicated to Louis Hornbeck
3. words by Hans Christian Andersen; see No. 4 of 5 Songs Dedicated to Louis Hornbeck
4. words by Christian Richardt; also for piano: Op. 52 No. 1
Concertante Op. 16 1868 Klaverkonsert i a-moll Piano Concerto in A minor for piano and orchestra
Choral EG 158 1868 Kantate ved avsløringen av Christie-stauen Christie Cantata for male chorus and orchestra; words by Andreas Munch
Choral EG 163 1869 Sjømannssang Seamen's Song for male chorus; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Piano Op. 17 1869 25 Norske Folkeviser og Danser
  1. Springdans
  2. Ungersvenden han bad sin pige
  3. Springdans
  4. Niels Tallefjorn den kaute karen
  5. Jølstring
  6. Brulåt
  7. Halling
  8. Aa grisen hadde eit tryne
  9. Naar mit øie
  10. Aa Ole engang i sinde
  11. På Dovrefjeld i Norge
  12. Solfager og Ormekongen
  13. Reiseslaatt
  14. Jeg sjunger med sorrigfuldt hjerte
  15. Den sidste laurdags kvelden
  16. Je veit ei lita jente
  17. Aa kleggen han sa no te flugga si
  18. Stabbe-Låten
  19. Hølje Dale
  20. Halling
  21. Sæbygga
  22. So lokka me over den myra
  23. Saag du nokke te kjæringa mi
  24. Brulåten
  25. Rabnabryllaup i Kraakeland
25 Norwegian Folk Songs and Dances
  1. Spring Dance[3]
  2. The Young Man Asked His Maiden
  3. Spring Dance[3]
  4. Niels Tallefjorn, Proud Fellow
  5. Dance from Jølster
  6. Wedding Tune
  7. Halling
  8. Oh, the Pig Had a Snout
  9. When My Eyes
  10. Ole Once in Anger
  11. On the Dovrefjeld in Norway
  12. Solfager and the Snake King
  13. Wedding Recessional March
  14. I Sing with a Sorrowful Heart
  15. The Last Saturday Night
  16. I Know of a Little Maiden
  17. The Gadfly Said to the Fly
  18. Stumping Dance
  19. Hølje Dale
  20. Halling
  21. The Woman from Setesdal
  22. Cattle Call
  23. Did You See Anything of My Wife?
  24. Wedding Tune
  25. The Raven's Wedding in Kraakeland
Vocal Op. 18 1865–1869 Romancer og Sange
  1. Vandring i Skoven
  2. Hun er saa hvid
  3. En digters sidste Sang
  4. Efteraarsstormen
  5. Poesien
  6. Ungbirken
  7. Hytten
  8. Rosenknoppen
  9. Serenade til Welhaven
Romances and Songs
  1. Moonlit Forest
  2. My Darling Is as White as Snow
  3. The Poet's Farewell
  4. Autumn Storms
  5. Poetry
  6. The Young Birch Tree
  7. The Cottage
  8. Rosebuds
  9. Serenade for Welhaven
for mezzo-soprano or baritone and piano except No. 9
1. words by Hans Christian Andersen
2. words by Hans Christian Andersen; also for piano: Op. 41 No. 4
3. words by Hans Christian Andersen
4. words by Christian Richardt
5. words by Hans Christian Andersen
6. words by Jørgen Moe
7. words by Hans Christian Andersen
8. words by Hans Christian Andersen
9. for baritone solo and male quartet; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Vocal EG 131 1870 Odalisken synger The Odalisque for voice and piano; words by Carl Brun
Vocal EG 132 1870 Bergmanden The Miner for voice and piano; words by Henrik Ibsen
Piano Op. 19 1870–1871 Folkelivsbilder
  1. Fjeldslåt
  2. Brudefølget drar forbi
  3. Fra Karnevalet
Scenes of Country Life
  1. Mountain Dance
  2. The Bridal Procession Passes
  3. From the Carnival
Vocal EG 133 1871 Prinsessen The Princess for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson; also for piano: Op. 41 No. 5
Choral Op. 20 1871 Foran Sydens Kloster Before a Southern Convent;
also known as At the Cloister Gate
for soprano, alto, female chorus and orchestra; words from Arnljot Gelline by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Vocal Op. 21 1870–1872 Fire Dikte fra "Fiskerjenten"
  1. Det første møte
  2. God morgen
  3. Jeg giver mit digt til våren
  4. Tak for dit råd
4 Poems from "Fiskerjenten"
  1. The First Meeting
  2. Good Morning
  3. To Springtime My Song I'm Singing
  4. Say What You Will
for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
1. also for piano: Op. 52 No. 2; and string orchestra: Op. 53 No. 2

3. also for piano: Op. 41 No. 6
Stage Op. 22 1872 Sigurd Jorsalfar
  1. Innledning til Akt I
  2. Borghilds Drøm
  3. Ved Mandjevningen
  4. Kvad: Norrønafolket
  5. Hyldningsmarsch
  6. Mellomspill I
  7. Mellomspill II
  8. Kongekvadet
  9. Hornsignaler
Sigurd Jorsalfar
  1. Prelude to Act I
  2. Borghild's Dream
  3. At the Matching Game
  4. Song: The Northland Folk
  5. Homage March
  6. Interlude I
  7. Interlude II
  8. The King's Song
  9. Horn Signals
Incidental music to the play by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson for tenor or baritone, male chorus and orchestra; orchestral excerpts: Op. 56
Vocal EG 134 1873 Suk Sighs for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Vocal EG 135 1873 Til L. M. Lindemans Sølvbryllup For L. M. Lindeman's Silver Wedding Anniversary for voice and piano; words by V. B. Nicolaysen
Vocal EG 136 1873 Til Generalkonsul Chr. Tønsberg To Chr. Tønsberg for voice and piano; words by Johan Bøgh
Vocal EG 137 1873 Den hvite, røde rose The White and Red, Red Roses for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Choral EG 165 1873 Ved J. S. Welhavens Båre   for male chorus; words by Jørgen Moe
Vocal EG 138 1874 Den blonde Pige (II) The Fair Haired Maid (II) for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Choral EG 164 1874 Kantate til Karl Hals Cantata to Karl Hals for tenor, female chorus, mixed chorus and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Choral EG 166 1874 Oppsang for frihetsfolket i Norden   for male chorus; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Choral EG 167 1874 Ved Halfdan Kjerulfs minnestøtte At the Halfdan Kjerulf Statue for tenor and male chorus; words by Andreas Munch
Vocal EG 108 1874–1875 Norges melodier Norwegian Melodies for voice and piano
Piano EG 108 1874–1875 Seks Norske fjellmelodier 6 Norwegian Mountain Melodies transcriptions from Norges melodier (1886)
Vocal EG 139 1875 Morgenbønn på skolen Morning Prayer at School for voice and piano; words by Fredrik Gjertsen
Stage Op. 23 1875 Peer Gynt Peer Gynt Incidental music to the play by Henrik Ibsen
Piano Op. 24 1875–1876 Ballade i form av variasjoner over en norsk folkvise i g-moll Ballade in the Form of Variations on a Norwegian Folk Song in G minor
Vocal Op. 25 1876 Sex Digte (Ibsensangene)
  1. Spillemænd
  2. En Svane
  3. Stambogsrim
  4. Med en Vandlilje
  5. Borte
  6. En fuglevise
6 Poems (Ibsen Songs)
  1. Fiddlers
  2. A Swan
  3. Album Lines
  4. With a Water Lily
  5. Departed
  6. A Bird-Song
for voice and piano; words by Henrik Ibsen
Vocal Op. 26 1876 Fem Digte
  1. Et Håb
  2. Jeg reiste en deilig sommerkvæld
  3. Den ærgjerrige
  4. Med en primula veris
  5. På skogstien
5 Poems
  1. Hope
  2. I Walked One Balmy Summer Eve
  3. You Whispered That You Loved Me
  4. The First Primrose
  5. Autumn Thoughts
for voice and piano; words by John Paulsen
Chamber music EG 116 1877 Andante con moto i c-moll Andante con moto in C minor for violin, cello and piano; probably part of a Piano Trio in A or G[4]
Chamber music Op. 27 1877–1878 Strykekvartett i g-moll String Quartet in G minor for 2 violins, viola and cello
Piano Op. 28 1864–1878 Albumblad
  1. Allegro con moto i Ass-dur
  2. Allegretto espressivo i F-dur
  3. Vivace i A-dur
  4. Andantino serioso i ciss-moll
Album Leaves
  1. Allegro con moto in A major
  2. Allegretto espressivo in F major
  3. Vivace in A major
  4. Andantino serioso in C minor
Piano EG 109 1878 Albumblad Album Leaf
Piano Op. 29 1878 Improvisata over to norske folkeviser
  1. Guten og gjenta på fjøshellen
  2. Dæ var eigong en Kungje
Improvisations on Two Norwegian Folk Songs
Choral Op. 30 1877–1878 Album for Mannsang
  1. Jeg lagde mig så sildig
  2. Bådn-Låt
  3. Torø liti
  4. Halling
  5. Dæ æ den største Dårligheit
  6. Går e ut ein Kveld
  7. Han Ole
  8. Halling
  9. Deiligste blandt Kvinder
  10. Den store, hvide Flok
  11. Fantegutten
  12. Røtnams Knut
Album for Male Voices for tenor, baritone, bass-baritone and male chorus; 12 arrangements
Choral Op. 31 1872 Landkjenning Land Sighting for baritone, male chorus and harmonium; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Piano EG 113 1876–1877 Piano II til fire sonater av Mozart Second Piano Part to 4 Mozart Sonatas K.533/494, K.475/457, K.545, K.189h
Vocal Op. 32 1877–1878 Den Bergtekne The Mountain Thrall for baritone, string orchestra and horns
Vocal Op. 33 1873–1880 Tolv Melodier (Vinjesangene)
  1. Guten
  2. Våren
  3. Den sårede
  4. Tytteæret
  5. Langs ei Aa
  6. Eit Syn
  7. Gamle Mor
  8. Det Første
  9. Ved Rondane
  10. Et Vennestykke
  11. Trudom
  12. Fyremål
12 Melodies (Vinje Songs)
  1. The Youth
  2. Last Spring
  3. The Wounded Heart
  4. The Berry
  5. Beside the Stream
  6. A Vision
  7. The Old Mother
  8. The First Thing
  9. At Rondane
  10. A Piece of Friendship
  11. Faith
  12. The Goal
for voice and piano; words by Aasmund Olavsson Vinje






7. also for piano: Op. 52 No. 6




12. also for string orchestra: Op. 53 No. 1
Piano Op. 34 1880 To elegiske melodier
  1. Hjertesår
  2. Våren
Two Elegiac Melodies
  1. The Wounded Heart
  2. The Last Spring
also arranged for string orchestra
Orchestral Op. 34 1880 To elegiske melodier
  1. Hjertesår
  2. Våren
Two Elegiac Melodies
  1. The Wounded Heart
  2. The Last Spring
for string orchestra; original for piano
Vocal EG 140 1880 På Hamars ruiner On the Ruins of Hamar for voice and piano; words by Aasmund Olavsson Vinje
Vocal EG 141 1880 Jenta The Lass for voice and piano; words by Aasmund Olavsson Vinje
Vocal EG 142 1880 Attegløyma The Forgotten Maid for voice and piano; words by Aasmund Olavsson Vinje
Vocal EG 143 1880–? Dyre Vaa Dyre from Vaa for voice and piano; words by Johan Sebastian Welhaven; fragment
Piano Op. 35 1881 Norske danser
  1. Allegro marcato
  2. Allegretto tranquillo e grazioso
  3. Allegro moderato alla marcia
  4. Allegro molto
Norwegian Dances for piano 4-hands; orchestrated by Hans Sitt
Orchestral Op. 35 1881 Norske danser Norwegian Dances Nos. 2 & 3 arranged for orchestra by Frank van der Stucken, rewritten by Grieg (ms)
Choral EG 169 1881 To Mannskorsanger
  1. Min deiligste tanke
  2. Vårt løsen
2 Male Choruses for male chorus; words by Olav Lofthus
Choral EG 170 1883 Sangerhilsen   for male chorus; words by Sigvald Skavland
Chamber music Op. 36 1883 Sonate i a-moll Sonata in A minor for cello and piano
Piano Op. 37 1883 Valse-kapriser
  1. Tempo di Valse moderato i ciss-moll
  2. Tempo di Valse i e-moll
Valse Caprices
  1. Tempo di Valse moderato in C minor
  2. Tempo di Valse in E minor
for piano 4-hands; arranged for solo piano in 1887
Piano Op. 38 1883 Lyriske stykker, hefte II
  1. Vuggevise
  2. Folkevise
  3. Melodie
  4. Halling
  5. Springdans
  6. Elegie
  7. Vals
  8. Kanon
Lyric Pieces, Book II
  1. Cradle Song
  2. Folk Song
  3. Melody
  4. Halling
  5. Spring Dance[3]
  6. Elegy
  7. Waltz
  8. Canon
Chamber music EG 118 1883 Fragmenter av en pianokvintett Piano Quintet in B major (fragment) for 2 violins, viola, cello and piano; main theme taken from EG 120[4]
Concertante EG 120 1883–? Fragmenter av Pianokonsert i h-moll Concerto No. 2 in B minor (fragment) for piano and orchestra[4]
Vocal Op. 39 1869–1884 Romancer (ældre og nyere)
  1. Fra Monte Pincio: Nocturne
  2. Dulgt kjærlighed
  3. I liden høit deroppe
  4. Millom rosor
  5. Ved en ung hustrus båre
  6. Hører jeg sangen klinge
Romances (Earlier and Later)
  1. From Monte Pincio: Nocturne
  2. Hidden Love
  3. Upon a Grassy Hillside
  4. Among Roses
  5. At the Grave of a Young Wife
  6. Hearing a Song or Carol
for voice and piano;
1. words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
2. words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
3. words by Jonas Lie
4. words by Kristoffer Janson
5. words by Olaf Peder Monrad
6. words by Nordahl Rolfsen after Heinrich Heine
Vocal Op. 39   Ved en ung hustrus båre At the Grave of a Young Wife for voice and reed organ; arranged from Op. 39 No. 5
Piano Op. 40 1884 Fra Holbergs tid
  1. Prelude
  2. Sarabande
  3. Gavotte
  4. Air
  5. Rigaudon
Holberg Suite
Orchestral Op. 40 1884–1885 Fra Holbergs tid
  1. Prelude
  2. Sarabande
  3. Gavotte
  4. Air
  5. Rigaudon
Holberg Suite for string orchestra
Choral EG 171 1884 Holberg-kantate Holberg Cantata for baritone and male chorus; words by Nordahl Rolfsen
Piano Op. 41 1884 Klaverstykker etter egne sanger, hefte I
  1. Vuggesang
  2. Liden Håkon
  3. Jeg elsker dig
  4. Hun er saa hvid
  5. Prinsessen
  6. Jeg giver mit digt til våren
Piano Pieces after Original Songs, Volume I
  1. Lullaby
  2. Little Håkon
  3. I Love Thee
  4. She Is So White
  5. The Princess
  6. To Springtime
for piano
1. original version: Op. 9 No. 2
2. original version: Op. 15 No. 1
3. original version: Op. 5 No. 3
4. original version: Op. 18 No. 2
5. original version: EG 133
6. original version, Op. 21 No. 3
Vocal EG 144 1885 Under Juletraeet Beneath the Christmas Tree for voice and piano; words by Nordahl Rolfsen
Vocal Op. 42 1871, 1885 Bergliot Bergliot Melodrama for speaker and piano or orchestra; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Piano Op. 43 1886 Lyriske stykker, hefte III
  1. Sommerfugl
  2. Ensom vandrer
  3. I Hjemmet
  4. Liden Fugl
  5. Erotik
  6. Til Foråret
Lyric Pieces, Book III
  1. Butterfly
  2. Solitary Traveler
  3. In My Native Country
  4. Little Bird
  5. Erotikon
  6. To Spring
Vocal EG 180   Andante Andante (sketch) for orchestra; sketch; related to Haugtussa, Op. 67?
Vocal EG 181 1886 Ragnhild   alternate version, edited version as Op. 44 No. 3; words by Holger Drachmann
Vocal Op. 44   Reiseminder fra Fjeld og Fjord
  1. Prolog
  2. Johanne
  3. Ragnhild
  4. Ingebjørg
  5. Ragna
  6. Epilog
Reminiscences from Mountain and Fjord for voice and piano; words by Holger Drachmann
Chamber music Op. 45 1886–1887 Sonate nr. 3 i c-moll Sonata No. 3 in C minor for violin and piano
Orchestral Op. 46 1874–1875 Peer Gynt suite nr. 1
  1. Morgenstemning
  2. Åses Død
  3. Anitras Dans
  4. I Dovregubbens Hall
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 revised 1885, 1888
Piano Op. 47 1885–1888 Lyriske stykker, hefte IV
  1. Valse-Impromptu
  2. Albumblad
  3. Melodie
  4. Halling
  5. Melankoli
  6. Springdans
  7. Elegie
Lyric Pieces, Book IV
  1. Valse-Impromptu
  2. Album Leaf
  3. Melody
  4. Halling
  5. Melancholy
  6. Spring Dance[3]
  7. Elegy
Vocal Op. 48 1884, 1889 Seks Sange
  1. Hilsen (Gruß)
  2. Jeg ved, min Tanke (Dereinst, Gedanke mein)
  3. Verdens Gang (Lauf der Welt)
  4. Nattergalen (Die verschwiegene Nachtigall)
  5. I Rosetiden (Zur Rosenzeit)
  6. En Drøm (Ein Traum)
6 Songs
  1. Greeting
  2. One Day, O Heart of Mine
  3. The Way of the World
  4. The Nightingale's Secret
  5. The Time of Roses
  6. A Dream
for voice and piano; Norwegian translation by Nordahl Rolfsen
1. words by Heinrich Heine
2. words by Emanuel Geibel
3. words by Ludwig Uhland
4. words by Walter von der Vogelweide
5. words by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
6. words by Friedrich von Bodenstedt
Vocal Op. 49 1886–1889 Seks Dikte
  1. Saa du Knøsen?
  2. Vug, O Vove
  3. Vær hilset, I Damer
  4. Nu er Aftnen lys og lang
  5. Julesne
  6. Forårsregn
6 Poems
  1. Tell Me Now, Did You See the Lad
  2. Rocking, Rocking on Gentle Waves
  3. Kind Greetings, Fair Ladies
  4. Now Is Evening Light and Long
  5. Christmas Snow
  6. Spring Showers
for voice and piano; words by Holger Drachmann
Stage Op. 50 1873
1888–1889
Olav Trygvason Olav Trygvason projected opera; three scenes completed, libretto by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Vocal EG 146 1889 Påskesang Easter song for voice and piano; words by Adolf Böttger
Vocal EG 147 1889 Simpel sang A Simple Song for voice and piano; words by Holger Drachmann
Vocal EG 148 1889 Du retter tidt dit øjepar You Often Fix Your Gaze for voice and piano; words by Holger Drachmann
Piano Op. 51 1890 Gammel norsk melodi med variasjoner Old Norwegian Melody with Variations for 2 pianos; also orchestrated
Orchestral Op. 51 1890 Gammel norsk melodi med variasjoner Old Norwegian Melody with Variations orchestrated 1900–1905; original for 2 pianos
Piano Op. 52 1890 Klaverstykker etter egne sanger, hefte II
  1. Modersorg
  2. Det første møte
  3. Du fatter ei Bølgernes evige Gang
  4. Solveigs sang
  5. Kjærlighed
  6. Du gamle Mor
Piano Pieces after Original Songs, Volume II
  1. A Mother's Grief
  2. The First Meeting
  3. The Poet's Heart
  4. Solveig's Song
  5. Love
  6. The Old Mother
for piano
1. original version: Op. 15 No. 4
2. original version: Op. 21 No. 1
3. original version: Op. 5 No. 2
4. original version from Peer Gynt, Op. 23
5. original version: Op. 15 No. 2
6. original version, Op. 33 No. 7
Chamber music EG 117 1890–? Strykekvartett nr. 2 i F-dur String Quartet No. 2 in F major (fragment) for 2 violins, viola and cello; only 2 movements completed[4]
Orchestral Op. 53 1891 To Melodier for Strykeorkester etter egne Sanger
  1. Norsk
  2. Det første Møte
2 Melodies for String Orchestra after Original Songs
  1. Norwegian Melody
  2. The First Meeting

1. original version: Op. 33 No. 12
2. original version: Op. 21 No. 1
Piano Op. 54 1891 Lyriske stykker, hefte V
  1. Gjætergut
  2. Gangar
  3. Troldtog
  4. Notturno
  5. Scherzo
  6. Klokkeklang
Lyric Pieces, Book V
  1. Shepherd's Boy
  2. Gangar
  3. March of the Dwarfs
  4. Nocturne
  5. Scherzo
  6. Bell Ringing
4 numbers also orchestrated as Lyric Suite
Orchestral Op. 54 1891 Lyrisk suite
  1. Gjætergut
  2. Gangar
  3. Notturno
  4. Troldtog
Lyric Suite
  1. Shepherd's Boy
  2. Gangar
  3. Nocturne
  4. March of the Dwarfs
orchestrated 1904, as revision of orchestrations made in 1894 by Anton Seidl; original for piano
Orchestral Op. 55 1875, 1891 Peer Gynt suite nr. 2
  1. Bruderovet – Ingrids Klage
  2. Arabisk Dans
  3. Peer Gynts Hjemfart
  4. Solveigs Sang
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
  1. The Abduction of the Bride – Ingrid's Lament
  2. Arabian Dance
  3. Peer Gynt's Homecoming (Stormy Evening on the Sea)
  4. Solveig's Song
Orchestral Op. 56 1872, 1892 Tre Orkesterstykker fra Sigurd Jorsalfar
  1. Prelude: Ved Mannjevningen
  2. Intermezzo: Borhilds Drøm
  3. Hyldningsmarsch
3 Orchestral Pieces from "Sigurd Jorsalfar"
  1. Prelude: At the Matching Game
  2. Intermezzo: Borghild's Dream
  3. Homage March
from Op. 22
Vocal EG 177 1892
1894–1895
Seks sanger med orkester
  1. Solveigs sang
  2. Solveigs Vuggevise
  3. Fra Monte Pincio
  4. En Svane
  5. Våren
  6. Henrik Wergeland
6 Songs with Orchestra
  1. Solveig's Song
  2. Solveig's Lullaby
  3. From Monte Pincio
  4. A Swan
  5. The Last Spring
  6. Henrik Wergeland

1. words by Henrik Ibsen
2. words by Henrik Ibsen
3. words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
4. words by Henrik Ibsen
5. words by Aasmund Olavsson Vinje
6. words by John Paulsen
Piano Op. 57 1893 Lyriske stykker, hefte VI
  1. Svundne Dage
  2. Gade
  3. Illusion
  4. Hemmelighed
  5. Hun dances
  6. Hjemve
Lyric Pieces, Book VI
  1. Vanished Days
  2. Gade
  3. Illusion
  4. Secret
  5. She Dances
  6. Homesickness
Vocal EG 149 1893 Valgsang Election Song for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson; originally composed for male chorus
Vocal EG 150 1893 Ave, maris stella Ave, maris stella for voice and piano; Latin hymn
Choral EG 172 1893 Flaggvise   for male chorus; words by Johan Brun
Vocal Op. 58 1893–1894 Norge
  1. Hjemkomst
  2. Til Norge
  3. Henrik Wergeland
  4. Turisten
  5. Udvandreren
Norway
  1. Homeward
  2. To the Motherland
  3. Henrik Wergeland
  4. The Shepherdess
  5. The Emigrant
for voice and piano; words by John Paulsen
Vocal Op. 59 1893–1894 Elegiske Digte
  1. Når jeg vil dø
  2. På Norges nøgne fjelde
  3. Til Én I
  4. Til Én II
  5. Farvel
  6. Nu hviler du i jorden
Elegiac Poems
  1. Autumns Farewell
  2. The Pine Tree
  3. To Her I
  4. To Her II
  5. Good-bye
  6. Your Eyes Are Closed Forever
for voice and piano; words by John Paulsen
Vocal Op. 60 1893–1894 Digte
  1. Liden Kirsten
  2. Moderen synger
  3. Mens jeg venter
  4. Der skreg en fugl
  5. Og jeg vil ha mig en hjertenskjær
Poems
  1. Little Kirsten
  2. The Mother's Lament
  3. On the Water
  4. A Bird Cried Out
  5. Midsummer Eve
for voice and piano; words by Vilhelm Krag
Vocal Op. 61 1894 Barnlige Sange
  1. Havet
  2. Sang til Juletæet
  3. Lok
  4. Fiskervise
  5. Kveldsang for Blakken
  6. De norske fjelde
  7. Fædrelandssalme
Children's Songs
  1. The Ocean
  2. The Christmas Tree
  3. Farmyard
  4. Fisherman's Song
  5. Good-night Song for Dobbin
  6. The Norwegian Mountains
  7. Hymn of the Fatherland
for voice and piano; Norwegian translations by Nordahl Rolfsen
1. words by Nordahl Rolfsen
2. words by Johan Krohn
3. words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
4. words by Petter Dass
5. words by Nordahl Rolfsen
6. words by Nordahl Rolfsen
7. words by Johan Ludvig Runeberg
Vocal EG 151 1894? Fædrelandssang National Song for voice and piano; words by John Paulsen
Piano Op. 62 1895 Lyriske stykker, hefte VII
  1. Sylphe
  2. Takk
  3. Fransk Serenade
  4. Bækken
  5. Drømmesyn
  6. Hjemad
Lyric Pieces, Book VII
  1. Sylph
  2. Gratitude
  3. French Serenade
  4. Brooklet
  5. Phantom
  6. Homeward
Orchestral Op. 63 1895 To nordiske melodier
  1. I folketonestil
  2. Kulok og Stabbelåten
2 Nordic Songs
  1. In Folk Style
  2. Cattle Call and Peasant Dance
for string orchestra; also transcribed for piano
Piano Op. 63 1895 To nordiske melodier
  1. I folketonestil
  2. Kulok og Stabbelåten
2 Nordic Songs
  1. In Folk Style
  2. Cattle Call and Peasant Dance
original for string orchestra
Choral EG 173 1895 Kristianiensernes Sangerhilsen   for baritone and male chorus; words by Jonas Lie
Vocal EG 152 1895–? Sanger fra Haugtussa som ikke er med i opus 67
  1. Prolog
  2. Veslemøy ved rokken
  3. Kvelding
  4. Sporven
  5. Fyrevarsel
  6. I slåtten
  7. Veslemøy undrast
  8. Dømd
  9. Den snilde guten
  10. Veslemøy lengtar
  11. Skog-glad
  12. Ku-lok
Haugtussa, Songs Not Included in Opus 67
  1. Prologue
  2. Veslemøy at the Spinning Wheel
  3. Evening
  4. The Sparrow
  5. Warning
  6. In the Hayfield
  7. Veslemøy Wondering
  8. Doomed
  9. The Nice Boy
  10. Veslemøy Longing
  11. Forest Joy
  12. Cow Call
for voice and piano; words by Arne Garborg
Orchestral Op. 64 1896–1898 Symfoniske Danser
  1. Allegro moderato e marcato
  2. Allegretto grazioso
  3. Allegro giocoso
  4. Andante - Allegro molto e risoluto
Symphonic Dances
Piano Op. 65 1896 Lyriske stykker, hefte VIII
  1. Fra Ungdomsdagene
  2. Bondens Sang
  3. Tungsind
  4. Salon
  5. I Balladetone
  6. Bryllupsdag på Troldhaugen
Lyric Pieces, Book VIII
  1. From Early Years
  2. Peasant's Song
  3. Melancholy
  4. Salon
  5. Ballad
  6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Vocal EG 145 1896 Blåbæret The Blueberry for voice and piano; words by Didrik Grønvold
Vocal EG 153 1896 Jeg elsker I Loved Him for voice and piano; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Choral EG 174 1896 Jædervise   for male chorus; words by Jonas Dahl
Choral EG 175 1896 Impromptu til Griegs Mandskor i Fort Dodge, Iowa Impromptu to Grieg Men's Chorus in Fort Dodge, Iowa for male chorus; words by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Piano Op. 66 1896 19 norske folkeviser
  1. Kulok
  2. Det er den største Dårlighed
  3. En Konge hersked i Østerland
  4. Siri Dale Visen
  5. Det var i min Ungdom
  6. Lok og bådnlåt
  7. Bådnlåt
  8. Lok
  9. Liten va Guten
  10. Morgo ska du få gifta deg
  11. Det stander to Piger
  12. Ranveig
  13. En liten grå Man
  14. I Ola-dalom, i Ola-Kjønn
  15. Bådnlåt
  16. Ho vesle Astrid vor
  17. Bådnlåt
  18. Jeg går i tusind Tanker
  19. Gjendines Bådnlåt
19 Norwegian Folk Songs
  1. Cattle Call
  2. It Is the Greatest Folly
  3. A King Ruled in the East
  4. A Song of Siri Dale
  5. It Was in My Youth
  6. Cattle Call and Lullaby
  7. Lullaby
  8. Cattle Call
  9. Small Was the Lad
  10. Tomorrow You Shall Marry Her
  11. There Stood Two Girls
  12. Ranveig
  13. A Little Gray Man
  14. In Ola Valley, in Ola Lake
  15. Lullaby
  16. Our Little Astrid
  17. Lullaby
  18. I Wander Deep in Thought
  19. Gjendine's Lullaby
Vocal Op. 67 1895–1898 Haugtussa
  1. Det syng
  2. Veslemøy
  3. Blaabærli
  4. Møte
  5. Elsk
  6. Killingdans
  7. Vond Dag
  8. Ved Gjætle-Bekken
The Mountain Maid
  1. The Enticement
  2. Veslemøy
  3. Blueberry Slope
  4. The Tryst
  5. Love
  6. Kidlings' Dance
  7. Hurtful Day
  8. At the Brook
for voice and piano; words by Arne Garborg; see also EG 152
Piano Op. 68 1898 Lyriske stykker, hefte IX
  1. Matrosernes Opsang
  2. Bedstemors Menuet
  3. For dine Føtter
  4. Aften på Højfjeldet
  5. Bådnlåt
  6. Valse mélancolique
Lyric Pieces, Book IX
  1. Sailors' Song
  2. Grandmother's Minuet
  3. At Your Feet
  4. Evening in the Mountains
  5. At the Cradle
  6. Valse mélancolique
Nos. 4 and 5 orchestrated
Orchestral Op. 68 1898–1899 To lyriske stykker
  1. Aften på Højfjeldet
  2. Bådnlåt
2 Lyric Pieces
  1. Evening in the Mountains
  2. At the Cradle
for string orchestra with oboe and horn; original for piano
Piano
EG 110
EG 111
EG 112
1898 Tre klaverstykker
  1. Hvite skyer
  2. Tusseslått
  3. Dansen går
3 Piano Pieces
  1. White Clouds
  2. Gnomes' Tune
  3. The Dance Goes On
edited by Julius Röntgen
Vocal Op. 69 1900 Fem Digte
  1. Der gynger en Baad paa Bølge
  2. Til min Dreng
  3. Ved Moders Grav
  4. Snegl, Snegl!
  5. Drømme
5 Poems for voice and piano; words by Otto Benzon
Vocal Op. 70 1900 Fem Digte
  1. Eros
  2. Jeg lever et Liv i Længsel
  3. Lys Nat
  4. Se dig for, naar du vælger din Vej
  5. Digtervise
5 Poems for voice and piano; words by Otto Benzon
Vocal EG 154 1900 Til en hunndjevel To a Devil for voice and piano; words by Otto Benzon
Vocal EG 155 1900? Julens vuggesang Yuletide Cradle Song for voice and piano; words by Adolf Langsted
Vocal EG 156 1900 Gentlemen-menige Gentleman Rankers for voice and piano; words by Rudyard Kipling
Piano Op. 71 1901 Lyriske stykker, hefte X
  1. Der var engang
  2. Sommeraften (Sommerkvæld)
  3. Småtrold
  4. Skovstilhed
  5. Halling
  6. Forbi
  7. Efterklang
Lyric Pieces, Book X
  1. Once Upon a Time
  2. Summer's Eve
  3. Puck
  4. Peace of the Woods
  5. Halling
  6. Gone
  7. Remembrances
Choral EG 168 1901 Inga Litamor Inga Litamor for baritone and male chorus; based on a folk melody from Eksingedalen
Choral EG 176 1901 Til Ole Bull To Ole Bull for male chorus; words by Johan Sebastian Welhaven
Piano Op. 72 1902–1903 Slåtter (Norske bondedanse)
  1. Gibøens Bruremarsch
  2. John Væstafæs Springdans
  3. Bruremarsch fra Telemarken
  4. Haugelåt
  5. Prillaren fra Os Præstegjeld
  6. Gangar
  7. Røtnamsknut
  8. Bruremarsch (efter Møllarguten)
  9. Nils Rekves halling
  10. Knut Luråsens halling I
  11. Knut Luråsens halling II
  12. Springdans (efter Møllarguten)
  13. Håvar Gibøens Draum
  14. Tussebrurefæra på Vossevangen
  15. Skuldalsbruri
  16. Kivlemøyerne (Springdans)
  17. Kivlemøyerne (Gangar)
Norwegian Peasant Dances
  1. Giböen's Bridal March
  2. John Væstafæ's Spring Dance[3]
  3. Bridal March from Telemark
  4. Hailing from the Hills (Tune from the Fairy Hill)
  5. Prillar from the Church Play "Os" (Tune for the Goat-horn)
  6. Gangar
  7. Røtnamsknut
  8. Bridal March (after Myllarguten)
  9. Nils Rekve's Halling
  10. Knut Luråsen's Halling I
  11. Knut Luråsen's Halling II
  12. Spring Dance[3]
  13. Håvar Giböen's Dream on the Oterholts Bridge
  14. The Goblin's Bridal Procession at Vossevangen
  15. The Bride of Skuldal
  16. The Girls from Kivledal (Spring Dance)[3]
  17. The Girls from Kivledal (Gangar)
Hardanger fiddle tunes arranged for piano
Piano Op. 73 1901–1905 Stemninger
  1. Resignation
  2. Scherzo-Impromptu
  3. Nattligt Ridt
  4. Folketone
  5. Studie (Hommage à Chopin)
  6. Studenternes Serenade
  7. Lualåt
Moods
  1. Resignation
  2. Scherzo-Impromptu
  3. Night Ride
  4. Folk Song
  5. Study (Hommage à Chopin)
  6. Students' Serenade
  7. The Mountaineer's Song
Vocal EG 157 1905 Jaegeren (Der Jäger) The Hunter for voice and piano; words by Wilhelm Schultz
Choral Op. 74 1906 4 Salmer fritt efter gamle norske Kirkemelodier
  1. Hvad est du dog skjøn
  2. Guds Søn har gjordt meg fri
  3. Jesus Christus er opfaren
  4. I Himmelen
4 Psalms after Old Norwegian Church Melodies for baritone and mixed chorus
1. words by Hans Adolf Brorson
2. words by Hans Adolf Brorson
3. words by Hans Thomissøn after Martin Luther
4. words by Laurentius Laurentii Laurinus
Vocal     Dulgt kjærlighet Hidden Love for voice and piano; alternate version; edited version as Op. 39 No. 2
Vocal      
  1. Kjærlighed
  2. Soldaten
  3. Claras sang
  4. Langelandsk folkemelodi
  5. Solnedgang
5 Songs Dedicated to Louis Hornbeck[5]
  1. Love
  2. The Soldier
  3. Clara's Song
  4. Folksong from Langeland
  5. Sunset

1. edited version as Op. 15 No. 2
2. edited version as EG 125
3. edited version as EG 124
4. edited version as Op. 15 No. 3
5. edited version as Op. 9 No. 3
Concertante       Concerto for violin and orchestra sketches only[6]
Vocal     Det første møte The First Meeting for voice and orchestra; arrangement of Op. 21 No. 1[6]
Stage     Frieriet paa Helgoland The Proposal at Helgoland lost[6]
Orchestral     Klokkeklang The Sound of the Bells for orchestra; arrangement of Op. 54 No. 6[6]
Vocal     Møte The Tryst for voice and piano; alternate version; edited version as Op. 67 No. 4
Chamber music     Strykekvartett i d-moll String Quartet in D minor for 2 violins, viola and cello; lost[6]
Orchestral     Symfoni nr. 2 I foraar Symphony No. 2 In Spring sketches only[6]
Orchestral     Å Ola, Ola min egen onge O Ola, My Own Dear Boy partially lost; EG 133 No. 4 arranged for orchestra[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Troldhaugen, Retrieved 4 August 2012
  2. ^ Saarland University, Retrieved 9 September 2009
  3. ^ a b c d e f g Although Spring Dance is the traditional translation of the Norwegian Springdans, the word refers to its sense in English of "leap" or "jump" rather than to the season "spring". The booklet notes to Grieg: Complete Works for Piano Solo; Gerhard Oppitz, Piano (RCA Victor Red Seal 09026-61569-2, (c) & (P) 1993) [1] use the less ambiguous translation "Leaping Dance".
  4. ^ a b c d The Unfinished Chamber Music - Klaus Henning Oelmann, ed. at Google Books
  5. ^ Universitetet i Agder Archived 2011-07-24 at the Wayback Machine., About Louis Hornbeck (in Norwegian)
  6. ^ a b c d e f g Fog, Dan; Grinde, Kirsti; Norheim, Øyvind (2008): Edvard Grieg - Thematisch-Bibliographisches Werkverzeichnis. Henry Litolffs Verlag: Frankfurt/Main Leipzig London New York.