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Gemini - Mendelssohn: Symphonies No 3-5, Etc / Muti, Et Al


Release Date: 04/24/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 81788   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Riccardo MutiMoshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 44 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: Kingsway Hall, London, England (10/01/1975 - 10/02/1975) 
2. Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 29 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/23/1976 - 09/10/1976) 
3. Symphony no 5 in D major, Op. 107 "Reformation" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Germany 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 32 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Kingsway Hall, London, England (01/18/1979 - 01/19/1979) 
4. Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 9 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (08/09/1974 - 08/11/1974) 
5. Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture, in D major Op. 27 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Germany 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 11 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (08/09/1974 - 08/11/1974) 
6. Athalie, Op. 74: Overture by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 9 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (08/09/1974 - 08/11/1974) 
7. Die Heimkehr aud der Fremde, Op. 89: Overture by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 7 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (08/09/1974 - 08/11/1974) 
8. Ruy Blas Overture, Op. 95 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Moshe Atzmón
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 7 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (08/09/1974 - 08/11/1974) 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish' Op. 56: I. Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato - Andante come prima
Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish' Op. 56: II. Vivace non troppo
Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish' Op. 56: III. Adagio
Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish' Op. 56: IV. Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai
Symphony No. 5 in D 'Reformation' Op. 107 (2007 Digital Remaster): I. Andante - Allegro con fuoco
Symphony No. 5 in D 'Reformation' Op. 107 (2007 Digital Remaster): II. Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 5 in D 'Reformation' Op. 107 (2007 Digital Remaster): III. Andante
Symphony No. 5 in D 'Reformation' Op. 107 (2007 Digital Remaster): IV. Chorale: 'Ein feste Burg ist under Gott' (Andante con moto - Allegro vivace)
Symphony No. 4 in A 'Italian' Op. 90: I. Allegro vivace - Piů animato
Symphony No. 4 in A 'Italian' Op. 90: II. Andante con moto
Symphony No. 4 in A 'Italian' Op. 90: III. Con moto moderato
Symphony No. 4 in A 'Italian' Op. 90: IV. Saltarello (Presto)
The Hebrides - Overture (Fingal's Cave) Op. 26
Overture: Meerestille und glückliche Fahrt Op.27
Athalie Op.74
Die Heimkehr aus der Fremde, Op.89
Ruy Blas Op. 95

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