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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Szell, Stokowski


Release Date: 11/17/1992 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 48264   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnBedrich SmetanaGeorges Bizet
Conductor:  George SzellLeopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland OrchestraNational Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1967 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 11 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 01/1963 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 12 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3. Symphony in C major by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; France 
Date of Recording: 06/1977 
Venue:  EMI Studios, London 
Length: 26 Minutes 47 Secs. 
4. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Intermezzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1967 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
5. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Nocturne by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1967 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1967 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
7. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Scherzo by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1967 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 

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