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Mendelssohn; Schumann: Symphonies Nos 3 And 4


Release Date: 01/13/2008 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 349983   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnRobert Schumann
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Classical Players

Recorded in: Stereo 
Length:  2 Hours  2 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Classical Players
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
2.
Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Classical Players
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
3.
Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 97 "Rhenish" by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Classical Players
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
4.
Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120 by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Classical Players
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Germany 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 3 in A minor Op. 56, 'Scottish': I. Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato - Andante come prima
Symphony No. 3 in A minor Op. 56, 'Scottish': II. Vivace non troppo
Symphony No. 3 in A minor Op. 56, 'Scottish': III. Adagio
Symphony No. 3 in A minor Op. 56, 'Scottish': IV. Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai
Symphony No. 4 in A major Op. 90, 'Italian': I. Allegro vivace - Più animato
Symphony No. 4 in A major Op. 90, 'Italian': II. Andante con moto
Symphony No. 4 in A major Op. 90, 'Italian': III. Con moto moderato
Symphony No. 4 in A major Op. 90, 'Italian': IV. Saltarello (Presto)
Symphonie No. 3 in E flat major Op. 97, 'Rhenish': I. Lebhaft
Symphonie No. 3 in E flat major Op. 97, 'Rhenish': II. Scherzo (Sehr mäßig)
Symphonie No. 3 in E flat major Op. 97, 'Rhenish': III. Nicht schnell
Symphonie No. 3 in E flat major Op. 97, 'Rhenish': IV. Feierlich
Symphonie No. 3 in E flat major Op. 97, 'Rhenish': V. Lebhaft
Symphony No. 4 in D minor Op.120: I. Ziemlich langsam - Lebhaft
Symphony No. 4 in D minor Op.120: II. Romanze (Ziemlich langsam)
Symphony No. 4 in D minor Op.120: III. Scherzo (Lebhaft) & Trio
Symphony No. 4 in D minor Op.120: IV. Langsam - Lebhaft

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