Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": I. Allegro vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 8:04
2 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": II. Andante con moto
Felix Mendelssohn 6:28
3 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": III. Con moto moderato
Felix Mendelssohn 6:27
4 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": IV. Saltarello. Presto
Felix Mendelssohn 6:06
5 Midsummer Night’s Dream (Highlights): Overture Op. 21
Felix Mendelssohn 12:17
6 Midsummer Night’s Dream (Highlights): Scherzo Op. 61 No. 1
Felix Mendelssohn 4:52
7 Midsummer Night’s Dream (Highlights): Intermezzo Op. 61 No. 2
Felix Mendelssohn 3:34
8 Midsummer Night’s Dream (Highlights): Notturno Op. 61 No. 3
Felix Mendelssohn 6:24
9 Midsummer Night’s Dream (Highlights): Wedding March Op. 61 No. 4
Felix Mendelssohn 5:18

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1826) (track 5)
Felix Mendelssohn (1833) (tracks 1–4)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (tracks 6–8, 8–9)
conductor:
Anthony Bramall (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (tracks 1–9)
engineer:
Günter Appenheimer (producer/engineer) (tracks 5–9)
orchestra:
Slovenská filharmónia (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (tracks 1–9)
producer:
Günter Appenheimer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–9)
phonographic copyright by:
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1999) (tracks 5–9)
recorded at:
Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (tracks 1–9)
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)
Saltarello - Presto from Symphony no. 4 "Italian" (for 16 player pianos, Lehrman) (track 4)
Wedding March from "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (for organ, Woods) (track 9)
has revision:
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61 (tracks 5–8, 8–9)
recording of:
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 21 (op. 61 no. 1): Ouvertüre (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (track 5)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61 no. 2: Scherzo: Allegro vivace (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

Release

liner notes: Keith Anderson (Naxos related liner notes writer)
photography: Michael S. Radley (photographer)