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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Complete / Marriner


Release Date: 01/25/1984 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 411106   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Arleen AugérAnn Murray
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian SingersPhilharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Special Order:  This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 business days.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Arleen Augér (Soprano), Ann Murray (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 

Sound Samples

Overture "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Op.21
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.1 Scherzo
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.2. L'istesso tempo
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music - English version: Song with chorus: "You spotted snakes"
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.5 Intermezzo
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.7 Notturno
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.9 Wedding March
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.10 a) Prologue
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.10 b) Funeral March
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music: No.11 Dance of the Clowns
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 Incidental Music - English version: Finale: "Though this house give glimm'ring light"

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