Mrs. Emilie Roess, Pittsburgh, PA entertained composer Grieg at home in Norway.

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Mrs. Emilie Roess, Pittsburgh, PA entertained composer Grieg at home in Norway. - An Afternoon With Grieg. Of special Interest...
An Afternoon With Grieg. Of special Interest was the meeting of the Woman's alliance held Thursday afternoon In McCreery's. The president. Miss Grace Van W. Henderson, presided a he principal feature was a delightful talk by Mrs. Ernile Roess who told of her own reminiscences of the Norwegian composer. Grieg, who was a frequent visitor in her home when she was a child in Norway. She showed souvenirs of those d:ys and several of the compositions compositions and folk songs, to which she called attention, were sung by Mrs. Grace Houston. Miss Babette Silverman played several piano compositions by Grieg.

Clipped from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette23 Feb 1908, SunPage 27

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)23 Feb 1908, SunPage 27
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