Saturday, November 05, 2022

Grieg Doodle

 This piece is legendary in the family because it was the background to the end of the Squirrel Video in 1992.


james said...

It makes a good ring tone too.

Earl Wajenberg said...

It would be interesting to collect an anthology of "fairy music." The Grieg number is music for a dance of trolls, of course. And then there's Die Erlkönig by Schubert. (Here: about a child-hunting elf-king.

You have to get to Mendelssohn's music for A Midsummer Night's Dream (here: before you get to, erm, "typical" fairy music.