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Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words Vol. 1


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550316   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 July 14 and August 12, 1989. Selections recorded July 14 and August 12, 1989. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53: no 2, Allegro non troppo in E flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53: no 1, Andante con moto in A flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835-1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
3. Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53: no 3, Presto agitato in G minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 1, Andante espressivo in E flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5. Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 1, Andante espressivo in G major "May Breezes" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
6. Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 3, Presto in C major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
7. Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 1, Andante espressivo in F major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
8. Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 5, Allegro vivace in A minor "Child's Piece" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
9. Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 3, Presto in E major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
10. Songs without words, vol 8, Op. 102: no 6, Andante in C major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
11. Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 2, Allegro agitato in A minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 0 Minutes 59 Secs. 
12. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 3, Andante sostenuto in E major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1834; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
13. Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 5, Agitato in F sharp minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
14. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 5, Moderato in B minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
15. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 2, Allegro leggiero in F sharp minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
16. Songs without words, vol 7, Op. 85: no 4, Andante sostenuto in D major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
17. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 6, Allegro non troppo in E major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
18. Songs without words, vol 3, Op. 38: no 4, Andante in A major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
19. Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53: no 4, Adagio in F major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
20. Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30: no 2, Allegro di molto in B flat minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
21. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 1, Andante in E flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
22. Songs without words, vol 5, Op. 62: no 2, Allegro con fuoco in B flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
23. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 3, Andante tranquillo in B flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 4, Op. 53: No. 20 in E flat major, Op. 53, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 4, Op. 53: No. 19 in A flat major, Op. 53, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 4, Op. 53: No. 21 in G minor, Op. 53, No. 3
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: No. 7 in E flat major, Op. 30, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 25 in G major, Op. 62, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: No. 45 in C major, Op. 102, No. 3
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: No. 37 in F major, Op. 85, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: No. 47 in A major, Op. 102, No. 5, "Kinderstuck"
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: No. 15 in E major, Op. 38, No. 3
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 8, Op. 102: No. 48 in C major, Op. 102, No. 6
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: No. 38 in A minor, Op. 85, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: No. 9 in E major, Op. 30, No. 3
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19b: Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 1, Op. 19: No. 5 in F sharp minor, Op. 19, No. 5
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: No. 35 in B minor, Op. 67, No. 5
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: No. 32 in F sharp minor, Op. 67, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 7, Op. 85: No. 40 in D major, Op. 85, No. 4
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: No. 36 in E major, Op. 67, No. 6
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 3, Op. 38: No. 16 in A major, Op. 38, No. 4
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 4, Op. 53: No. 22 in F major, Op. 53, No. 4
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 2, Op. 30: No. 8 in B flat minor, Op. 30, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: No. 31 in E flat major, Op. 67, No. 1
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 26 in B flat major, Op. 62, No. 2
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: No. 33 in B flat major, Op. 67, No. 3

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