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In celebration of Father's Day, we're taking a look at famous father figures in the world of classical music. While many parents were supportive teachers, not all the great composers' fathers were all that keen on their choice of profession...
Grieg's musical skills might have been passed down from his mother's side. His father Alexander was a merchant and vice consul, whereas his mother Gesine was a music teacher, and taught her young son the piano.
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