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Mendelssohn: Ein Sommernachtstraum / Rilling, Oregon Bach Festival, Et Al


Release Date: 11/01/1995 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98922   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Christine SchäferIngeborg Danz
Conductor:  Helmuth Rilling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oregon Bach Festival OrchestraOregon Bach Festival Women's Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Helmuth Rilling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/06/1993 
Venue:  Live  Silvia Hall, Hult Center, Eugene, OR 
Length: 12 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Christine Schäfer (Soprano), Ingeborg Danz (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Helmuth Rilling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra,  Oregon Bach Festival Women's Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/06/1993 
Venue:  Live  Silvia Hall, Hult Center, Eugene, OR 
Length: 46 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: Overture: Allegro di molto
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: I. Scherzo
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: IIa. L'istesso tempo / IIb. Elfenmarsch
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: III. Lied mit Chor: Bunte Schlangen, zweigezungt! (You spotted snake with double tongue)
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: IV. Andante
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: V. Intermezzo: Allegro appassionato - Allegro molto comodo
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: VI. Allegro
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: VII. Notturno
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: VIII. Andante
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: IX. Hochzeitsmarsch (Wedding March)
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: X. Marcia Funebre: Andante comodo
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: XI. Ein Tanz von Rupeln
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: XII. Allegro vivace come I.
A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21: XIII. Finale: Bei des Feuers mattem Flimmern (Through the house give glimmering light!)

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