Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": I. Andante con moto / Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato - Andante come prima
Felix Mendelssohn 13:20
2 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": II. Vivace non troppo
Felix Mendelssohn 4:11
3 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": III. Adagio
Felix Mendelssohn 11:04
4 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": IV. Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai
Felix Mendelssohn 9:45
5 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 21: Overture
Felix Mendelssohn 11:55
6 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 1. Scherzo
Felix Mendelssohn 4:27
7 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 3. "You Spotted Snakes"
Felix Mendelssohn 4:23
8 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 5. Intermezzo
Felix Mendelssohn 3:31
9 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 7. Nocturne
Felix Mendelssohn 6:25
10 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 9. Wedding March
Felix Mendelssohn 4:37
11 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 11. Dance of the Clowns
Felix Mendelssohn 1:46
12 A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 61: No. 12. Finale
Felix Mendelssohn 4:00

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1826) (track 5)
Felix Mendelssohn (1841 – 1842) (tracks 1–4)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (tracks 6–12)
conductor:
Peter Maag (conductor) (1957-02) (tracks 5–12)
Peter Maag (conductor) (1960-04) (tracks 1–4)
engineer:
Cyril Windebank (1957-02) (tracks 5–12)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1957-02) (tracks 5–12)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1960-04) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1957-02) (tracks 5–12)
London Symphony Orchestra (1960-04) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Ray Minshull (tracks 1–4)
James Walker (ballet/opera conductor, classical recordings producer for Decca) (tracks 5–12)
soprano vocals:
Marion Lowe (1957-02) (track 7)
Jennifer Vyvyan (1957-02) (tracks 7, 12)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1957-02) (tracks 5–12)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-04) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 21) (track 5)
arrangements:
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture (for organ, Warren) (track 5)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Ouvertüre (for piano four-hands) (track 5)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (for piano four-hands) (track 6)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (arr. Yannick Merlin for organ) (track 6)
Wedding March from "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (for organ, Woods) (track 10)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00004TEUX [info]

Release Group

included in: The Decca Sound (Celebrating 50 Years of the Decca Sound with 50 CDs) by Various Artists