Agathe Backer-Grondahl

Agathe Backer-Grondahl bio

Birth Name: Agathe Backer-Grondahl

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Norway

Date Of Birth: December 1, 1847

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Norwegian

Agathe Backer-Grondahl was born on the 1st of December, 1847. She was best known for being a Composer. Known for her contributions to the golden age of Norwegian music and for the many future pianists she taught. Her compositions initially adhered to 1850s European pianistic and stylistic ideals, but as the 20th century neared, she began to adopt an impressionistic approach, making her the first Norwegian impressionist.

Agathe Backer-Grondahl was born in Norway. She studied with Theodor Kullak from 1865 until 1867 and with Richard Wuerst in Berlin at the Akademie der Tonkunst. She was declared to be one of the 19th century’s greatest piano artists by music critic and writer George Bernard Shaw .

Agathe Backer-Grondahl was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Agathe Backer-Grondahl was born in 1840s.

Agathe Backer-Grondahl is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Agathe Backer-Grondahl’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Agathe Backer-Grondahl’s parents.

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Agathe Backer-Grondahl was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Agathe Backer-Grondahl
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Agathe Backer-Grondahl was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Agathe Backer-Grondahl was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Agathe Backer-Grondahl had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Agathe Backer-Grondahl’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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