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Mendelssohn: Symphonies 1-5 / Peter Maag, Madrid So, Et Al


Release Date: 10/28/2003 
Label:  Arts Music   Catalog #: 47620   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Valentina ValenteMaria José SuárezSantiago Calderon
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Madrid Symphony OrchestraOrféon Donostiarra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 40 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

There can be no finer tribute to one of the world's great Mendelssohn conductors than this special set of the five symphonies, in definitive performances completed just before Mr. Maag passed away. There can be no finer tribute to one of the world's great Mendelssohn conductors than this special set of the five symphonies, in definitive performances completed just before Mr. Maag passed away. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 11 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Madrid Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Germany 
2. Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Valentina Valente (Soprano), Maria José Suárez (Soprano), Santiago Calderon (Tenor)
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orféon Donostiarra,  Madrid Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: German 
3. Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Madrid Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
4. Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Madrid Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
5. Symphony no 5 in D major, Op. 107 "Reformation" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Madrid Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Germany 

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