from Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908, page 49:

When I first became acquainted with Grieg's music, it was not only that it made a deep impression on me, it was as if I was hearing something quite new, a curtain went up. So it was too when I heard you [Nina Grieg] sing. I had never heard anyone sing like you, it was also something quite new to me. 

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Delius, and Lionel Carley (ed.), Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908 (), p. 49. accessed: 22 May, 2024


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Letter from Fritz Delius to Nina Grieg, France, 26 Maio 1890.

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