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Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words Vol. 2


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550453   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded January 10 and June 16-17, 1990. Selections recorded January 10 and June 16-17, 1990. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 1, Andante con moto in E major "Sweet Remembrance" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
2. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 3, Molto allegro in A major "Hunting Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
3. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 2, Andante espressivo in A minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
4. Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53: no 6, Molto allegro vivace in A major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
5. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 6, Allegretto in F sharp minor "Venetian Gondola Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 4, Agitato e con fuoco in B minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1834; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
7. Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 2, Adagio in D major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
8. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 5, Andante grazioso in D major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1834; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
9. Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53: no 5, Allegro in A minor "Folksong" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10. Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 4, Allegro con anima in G by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
11. Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 3, Andante maestoso in E minor "Funeral March" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
12. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 4, Moderato in A major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
13. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 6, Andante sostenuto "Venetian Gondola Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
14. Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 2, Allegro non troppo in C minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
15. Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 4, Un poco agitato in G minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
16. Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 1, Con moto in E flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835-1837; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
17. Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 6, Andante con moto in A flat major "Duetto" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
18. Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 3, Presto in E flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
19. Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 6, Alegretto con moto in B flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
20. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 4, Presto in C major "Spinning Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
21. Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 5, Andante in a minor "Venetian Gondola Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
22. Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 5, Allegretto in A major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
23. Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 1, Andante un poco agitato in E minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
24. Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 5, Agitato in A minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835-1837; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
25. Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 6, Andante grazioso in A major "Spring Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
26. Allegro marcato alla marcia "Horseman's Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: No. 1 in E major, Op. 19, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: No. 3 in A major, Op. 19, No. 3, "Jagerlied" (Huntsman's Song)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: No. 2 in A minor, Op. 19, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 4, Op. 53: No. 24 in A major, Op. 53, No. 6
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: No. 12 in F sharp minor, Op. 30, No. 6, "Venezianisches Gondellied" (Venetian Gondola Song)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: No. 10 in B minor, Op. 30, No. 4
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: No. 44 in D major, Op. 102, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: No. 11 in D major, Op. 30, No. 5
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 4, Op. 53: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words) Book 4, Op. 53: No. 23 in A minor, Op. 53, No. 5, "Vokslied"
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 28 in G major, Op. 62, No. 4
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 27 in E minor, Op. 62, No. 3, "Trauermarsch" (Funeral March)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19 (arr. for cello and piano): Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 1, Op. 19: No. 4 in A major, Op. 19, No. 4
Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words) in D minor, "Reiterlied" (Horseman's Song)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words) No. 6 in G minor, Op. 19, No. 6, "Venezianisches Gondellied" (Venetian Gondola Song)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: No. 14 in C minor, Op. 38, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: No. 46 in G minor, Op. 102, No. 4
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: No. 13 in E flat major, Op. 38, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: No. 18 in A flat major, Op. 38, No. 6, "Duetto"
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: No. 39 in E flat major, Op. 85, No. 3
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: No. 42 in B flat major, Op. 85, No. 6
Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: No. 34 in C major, Op. 67, No. 4, "Spinnerlied"
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 29 in A minor, Op. 62, No. 5, "Venezianisches Gondellied"
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: No. 41 in A major, Op. 85, No. 5
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: No. 43 in E minor, Op. 102, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words)Book 3, Op. 38: No. 17 in A minor, Op. 38, No. 5
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: Lied ohne Worte (Song without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 30 in A major, Op. 62, No. 6, "Fruhlingslied" (Spring Song)

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