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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Overtures / Herbig, Masur


Release Date: 07/08/2008 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 1340   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Günther HerbigKurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle OrchestraLeipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Günther Herbig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
2. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Günther Herbig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
3. Die schöne Melusine Overture, Op. 32 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
4. Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture, in D major Op. 27 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Germany 

Sound Samples

A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21, MWV P3: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 21: Overture
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act II: Scherzo
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act II: Allegro vivace
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act II: Song with Chorus: You Spotted Snakes
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act III: Intermezzo
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act III: Nocturne
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act V: Wedding March
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act V: Dance of the Clowns
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, MWV M13: Act V: Finale
Ouverture zum Marchen von der schonen Melusine, Op. 32, MWV P12, "Die schone Melusine": Ouverture zum Marchen von der schonen Melusine, Op. 32, "Die schone Melusine"
Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt (Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage), Op. 27, Op. 27, MWV P5: Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt (Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage), Op. 27

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