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Mendelssohn In Birmingham, Vol. 1

Mendelssohn / Cbso / Gardner
Release Date: 02/25/2014 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 5132   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Edward Gardner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Multi 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Edward Gardner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1832; Rome, Italy 
Venue:  Town Hall, Birmingham 
Length: 10 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 5 in D major, Op. 107 "Reformation" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Edward Gardner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Germany 
Venue:  Town Hall, Birmingham 
Length: 27 Minutes 46 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Edward Gardner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
Venue:  Town Hall, Birmingham 
Length: 28 Minutes 11 Secs. 

Sound Samples

The Hebrides in D Major, Op. 26, MWV P7, "Fingal's Cave"
Symphony No. 5 in D Major, Op. 107, MWV N15, "Reformation": I. Andante - Allegro con fuoco
Symphony No. 5 in D Major, Op. 107, MWV N15, "Reformation": II. Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 5 in D Major, Op. 107, MWV N15, "Reformation": III. Andante
Symphony No. 5 in D Major, Op. 107, MWV N15, "Reformation": IV. Andante con moto - Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N16, "Italian": I. Allegro vivace
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N16, "Italian": II. Andante con moto
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N16, "Italian": III. Con moto moderato
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N16, "Italian": IV. Saltarello: Presto

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