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The Best Of Mendelssohn


Release Date: 05/10/1994 
Label:  Philips Duo Catalog #: 442302   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner HaasSalvatore Accardo
Conductor:  Sir Colin DavisWolfgang SawallischCharles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony OrchestraNew Philharmonia OrchestraBBC Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 30 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
2.
Ruy Blas Overture, Op. 95 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
3.
Rondo capriccioso for Piano in E major, Op. 14 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Germany 
4.
Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy 
5.
Variations Sérieuses (17) for Piano in D minor, Op. 54 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
6.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Salvatore Accardo (Violin)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
7.
Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
8.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Scherzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
9.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Nocturne by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
10.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
11.
Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 1, Andante con moto in E major "Sweet Remembrance" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
12.
Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 2, Andante espressivo in A minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
13.
Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 4, Agitato e con fuoco in B minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1834; Germany 
14.
Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 6, Allegretto in F sharp minor "Venetian Gondola Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
15.
Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 1, Andante espressivo in G major "May Breezes" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
16.
Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 6, Andante grazioso in A major "Spring Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
17.
Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 4, Presto in C major "Spinning Song" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
18.
Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 5, Moderato in B minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
19.
Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 6, Allegro non troppo in E major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 

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