Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Songs Without Words no. 1 in E major, op. 19 no. 1 Felix Mendelssohn 2:59
2 Songs Without Words no. 2 in A minor, op. 19 no. 2 Felix Mendelssohn 2:21
3 Songs Without Words no. 3 in A major , op. 19 no. 3 “Huntsman's Song” Felix Mendelssohn 2:34
4 Songs Without Words no. 6 in G minor, op. 19 no. 6 “Gondolier's Song” Felix Mendelssohn 2:10
5 Songs Without Words no. 7 in E-flat major, op. 30 no. 1 Felix Mendelssohn 4:43
6 Songs Without Words no. 8 in B-flat minor, op. 30 no. 2 Felix Mendelssohn 2:13
7 Songs Without Words no. 10 in B minor, op. 30 no. 4 Felix Mendelssohn 2:53
8 Songs Without Words no. 12 in F-sharp minor, op. 30 no. 6 “Gondolier's Song” Felix Mendelssohn 3:05
9 Songs Without Words no. 14 in C minor, op. 38 no. 2 Felix Mendelssohn 2:13
10 Songs Without Words no. 17 in A minor, op. 38 no. 5 Felix Mendelssohn 2:31
11 Songs Without Words no. 18 in A-flat major, op. 38 no. 6 Felix Mendelssohn 3:20
12 Songs Without Words no. 20 in E-flat major, op. 53 no. 2 “Widmung” Felix Mendelssohn 2:29
13 Songs Without Words no. 22 in F major, op. 53 no. 4 Felix Mendelssohn 2:23
14 Songs Without Words no. 25 in G major, op. 62 no. 1 “May Breezes” Felix Mendelssohn 3:20
15 Songs Without Words no. 27 in E minor, op. 62 no. 3 “Funeral March” Felix Mendelssohn 3:18
16 Songs Without Words no. 29 in A minor, op. 62 no. 5 “Gondolier's Song” Felix Mendelssohn 2:35
17 Songs Without Words no. 30 in A major, op. 62 no. 6 “Spring Song” Felix Mendelssohn 2:21
18 Songs Without Words no. 34 in C major, op. 67 no. 4 “Spinning Song” Felix Mendelssohn 1:54
19 Songs Without Words no. 35 in B minor, op. 67 no. 5 “Shepherd’s Complaint” Felix Mendelssohn 2:39
20 Songs Without Words no. 36 in E major, op. 67 no. 6 “Lullaby” Felix Mendelssohn 2:07
21 Songs Without Words no. 40 in D major, op. 85 no. 4 “Elegie” Felix Mendelssohn 3:09
22 Songs Without Words no. 41 in A major, op. 85 no. 5 Felix Mendelssohn 2:28
23 Songs Without Words no. 42 in B-flat major, op. 85 no. 6 Felix Mendelssohn 2:12
24 Songs Without Words no. 44 in D major, op. 102 no. 2 Felix Mendelssohn 2:05
25 Songs Without Words no. 49 in D minor “Horseman's Song” Felix Mendelssohn 1:46

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Péter Nagy (Hungarian pianist) (1989-07-14 – 1989-08-12) (tracks 5–6, 12–14, 19–21)
Péter Nagy (Hungarian pianist) (1990) (tracks 1–4, 7–11, 15–16, 18, 22–25)
Péter Nagy (Hungarian pianist) (1990-01-10 – 1990-06-17) (track 17)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (track 25)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1829 – 1830) (tracks 1–4)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1833 – 1834) (tracks 5–8)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1834 – 1845) (tracks 21–23)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1836 – 1837) (tracks 9–11)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1839 – 1841) (tracks 12–13)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1842 – 1844) (tracks 14–17)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1842 – 1845) (track 24)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1843 – 1845) (tracks 18–20)
engineer:
István Berényi (engineer) (tracks 1–4, 7–11, 15–18, 22–25)
Attila Kölcsényi (tracks 1–4, 7–11, 15–18, 22–25)
István Berényi (engineer) (1989-07 – 1989-08) (tracks 5–6, 12–14, 19–21)
Horváth János (engineer) (1989-07 – 1989-08) (tracks 5–6, 12–14, 19–21)
producer:
György Jólesz (producer) (tracks 1–4, 7–11, 15–18, 22–25)
György Jólesz (producer) (1989-07 – 1989-08) (tracks 5–6, 12–14, 19–21)
phonographic copyright by:
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1989) (tracks 5–6, 12–14, 19–21)
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1991) (tracks 1–4, 7–11, 15–18, 22–25)
recorded at:
Instituto Italiano di Cultura in Budapest, Hungary (1989-07-14 – 1989-08-12) (tracks 5–6, 12–14, 19–21)
Instituto Italiano di Cultura in Budapest, Hungary (1990-01-10 – 1990-06-17) (tracks 1–4, 7–11, 15–18, 22–25)
part of:
arrangements:
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (for violin and piano, Hermann) (track 17)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
Lied ohne Worte C-Dur, op. 67 Nr. 4 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 18)
Lied ohne Worte E-Dur, op. 19b Nr. 1 (for violin and piano, Hermann) (track 1)
Lied ohne Worte Es-Dur, op. 30 Nr. 1 (for violin and organ, Liszt) (track 5)
Song Without Words "May Breezes" (for violin and piano, arr. Kreisler) (track 14)
Spinning Song (for percussion and brass band, Snell) (track 18)
Sweet Remembrance (arr. Heifetz for violin and piano) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Nautical Twilight (track 8)
orchestrations:
Chanson du printemps (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 17)
La Fileuse (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 18)
part of:
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 53 (tracks 12–13)
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 30 (tracks 5–8)
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 38 (tracks 9–11)
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 62 (for piano) (tracks 14–17)
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 67 (tracks 18–20)
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 85 (tracks 21–23)
recording of:
Reiterlied, MWV U 187 (1990) (track 25)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (1990-01-10 – 1990-06-17) (track 17)
version of:
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 85 Nr. 5 (manuscript version) (track 22)
Lied ohne Worte D-Dur, op. 102 Nr. 2 (manuscript version) (track 24)

Release

liner notes:Keith Anderson (Naxos related liner notes writer)
copyrighted by:HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1997)
ASIN:US: B0000014GD [info]
DE: B0000014GD [info]