Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Midsummer Night’s Dream: I. Overture, op. 21 Felix Mendelssohn 12:21
2 A Midsummer Night’s Dream: II. Scherzo, op. 61-1 Felix Mendelssohn 5:04
3 A Midsummer Night’s Dream: III. Nocturne, op. 61-7 Felix Mendelssohn 6:42
4 A Midsummer Night’s Dream: IV. Wedding March, op. 61-9 Felix Mendelssohn 5:26
5 A Midsummer Night’s Dream: V. Clown’s Dance, op. 61-11 Felix Mendelssohn 1:49
6 Jeux d’Enfants: I. Marche - Allegretto moderato Georges Bizet 2:25
7 Jeux d’Enfants: II. Percoise - Andantino quasi andante Georges Bizet 2:51
8 Jeux d’Enfants: III. Impromptu - Allegro vivo Georges Bizet 1:04
9 Jeux d’Enfants: IV. Duo - Andantino Georges Bizet 3:19
10 Jeux d’Enfants: V. Galop. - Presto Georges Bizet 1:55
11 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 88: I. Allegro vivo Georges Bizet 6:54
12 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 88: II. Adagio Georges Bizet 9:57
13 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 88: III. Allegro vivace Georges Bizet 5:41
14 Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 88: IV. Allegro vivace Georges Bizet 6:13
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonie Nr. 4 A-Dur op. 90 “Italienische”: I. Allegro vivace Felix Mendelssohn 11:33
2 Symphonie Nr. 4 A-Dur op. 90 “Italienische”: II. Andante con moto Felix Mendelssohn 5:46
3 Symphonie Nr. 4 A-Dur op. 90 “Italienische”: III. Con moto moderato Felix Mendelssohn 6:57
4 Symphonie Nr. 4 A-Dur op. 90 “Italienische”: IV. Saltarello: Presto Felix Mendelssohn 6:02
5 Symphonie Nr. 5 d-Moll op. 107 “Reformation”: I. Andante - Allegro con fuoco Felix Mendelssohn 11:06
6 Symphonie Nr. 5 d-Moll op. 107 “Reformation”: II. Allegro vivace Felix Mendelssohn 5:37
7 Symphonie Nr. 5 d-Moll op. 107 “Reformation”: III. Andante Felix Mendelssohn 3:15
8 Symphonie Nr. 5 d-Moll op. 107 “Reformation”: IV. Choral: Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott! Andante con moto - Allegro vivace - Allegro maestoso Felix Mendelssohn 8:36

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1826) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1842) (tracks 2–5, 5)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1855-10 – 1855-11) (tracks 11–14)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1871) (tracks 6–10)
conductor:
Louis Ablazzo (track 12)
Alberto Lizzio (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–5)
Othmar Mága (tracks 6–10)
Alexander von Pitamic (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–5)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 11–14)
Viktor Zimmerman (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 11–14)
orchestra:
International Concert Orchestra (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 11–14)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 11–14)
Münchner Symphoniker (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym, not the former Symphonie-Orchester Graunke) (tracks 1–5)
Nürnberger Symphoniker (real orchestra, not the Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 6–10)
Philharmonisches Festspielorchester (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 12)
Süddeutsche Philharmonie (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–5)
orchestrator:
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1871) (tracks 6–10)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 21) (track 1)
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 (for piano four-hands) (track 2)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (arr. Yannick Merlin for organ) (track 2)
is the basis for:
later versions:
orchestration of:
Jeux d'enfants, op. 22: II. La toupie (for piano duo) (track 8)
part of:
Symphonie no. 1 en ut majeur (tracks 11–14)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61 (tracks 1–5, 5)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1830) (tracks 5–8)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1833) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Milan Horvat (Croatian conductor, 1919-2014) (tracks 1–8)
Alberto Lizzio (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–4)
Alexander von Pitamic (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 5–8)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1–8)
Walter Scholz (track 1)
Hans Swarowsky (conductor) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
Bamberger Symphoniker (tracks 1–4)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–4)
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1–4)
London Symphony Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym, not the real LSO) (tracks 1–8)
Philharmonia Slavonica (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–4)
Radio‐Symphonieorchester Wien (previously ORF-Symphonieorchester) (tracks 1–8)
compiled in:
arrangements:
Fourth Movement from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Leidig) (track 8)
Saltarello - Presto from Symphony no. 4 "Italian" (for 16 player pianos, Lehrman) (track 4)
has revision:
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

manufactured in:Germany
printed in:Germany
copyrighted by:PILZ GmbH & Co. Media Group KG (1993)
distributed by:Pilz America Inc.
Pilz UK Ltd
manufactured by:Pilz Compact Disc (not for release label use! German pressing plant located in Kranzberg near Munich)
phonographic copyright by:PILZ GmbH & Co. Media Group KG (1993)
part of:Vienna Master Series (PILZ) (number: 23)
ASIN:UK: B000CSW756 [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/11360319 [info]