Tracklist

CD 1: CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Overture
Felix Mendelssohn 12:02
2 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act I: Scherzo
Felix Mendelssohn 4:59
3 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act II: Fairies' March
Felix Mendelssohn 1:20
4 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act II: Lied with chorus 'O ye spotted snakes'
Felix Mendelssohn 3:21
5 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act II: Intermezzo
Felix Mendelssohn 3:28
6 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act III: Nocturne
Felix Mendelssohn 6:42
7 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act IV: Wedding March
Felix Mendelssohn 5:37
8 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act V: Marcia funebre
Felix Mendelssohn 1:31
9 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act V: Dance of the Clowns
Felix Mendelssohn 1:35
10 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act V: Now the hungry lion roars
Felix Mendelssohn 1:02
11 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Act V: Finale 'Through this house give glimm'ring light'
Felix Mendelssohn 4:42
12 Ruy Blas Overture, Op. 95
Felix Mendelssohn 7:26
CD 2: CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Hebrides, Op. 26: 'Fingal's Cave'
Felix Mendelssohn 9:45
2 Overture in C 'Trumpet', Op. 101
Felix Mendelssohn 9:09
3 The Fair Melusine, Op. 32
Felix Mendelssohn 11:32
4 Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, Op. 27
Felix Mendelssohn 11:05

Credits

CD 1: CD 1

choir vocals:
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (track 12)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1826) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1842) (tracks 2–11)
conductor:
Kurt Masur (conductor) (track 12)
Walter Weller (tracks 1–11)
orchestra:
solo performer:
Alison Hagley, soprano (soprano) (tracks 4, 11)
Louise Winter, mezzo-soprano (mezzo-soprano) (tracks 4, 11)
recorded at:
City Halls (Glasgow) in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom (tracks 1–11)
Versöhnungs-Kirche (Leipzig-Gohlis) in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (track 12)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 21) (track 1)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 95) (track 12)
arrangements:
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture (for organ, Warren) (track 1)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Ouvertüre (for piano four-hands) (track 1)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (arr. Yannick Merlin for organ) (track 2)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (for piano four-hands) (track 2)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61 (tracks 1–8, 8–11)
recording of:
Ruy Blas, op. 95 (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2: CD 2

premiered in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1832-05-14) (track 1)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (tracks 2–3)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1828) (track 4)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1830) (track 1)
conductor:
Kurt Masur (conductor) (tracks 1–4)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
recorded at:
Versöhnungs-Kirche (Leipzig-Gohlis) in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 1)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 27) (track 4)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 32) (track 3)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 101) (track 2)
arrangements:
Die Hebriden, op. 26 (for band, Winterbottom) (track 1)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN:US: B00LBKI2SK [info]