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Mendelssohn: Symphonies, Piano Concertos, Etc / Masur, Et Al


Release Date: 06/20/2006 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 62769   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Cyprien KatsarisChristiane OertelEdith WiensFriedhelm Eberle
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraLeipzig Radio Chorus
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 11 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Germany 
2.
Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: German 
3.
Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
4.
Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
5.
Symphony no 5 in D major, Op. 107 "Reformation" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Germany 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in G minor, Op. 25 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Germany 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in D minor, Op. 40 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
8.
Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 29 Secs. 
9.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Christiane Oertel (Mezzo Soprano), Edith Wiens (Soprano), Friedhelm Eberle (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Length: 51 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: German 
10.
Capriccio brillant for Piano and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 22 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1825-26; Germany 

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