Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, op.27
Felix Mendelssohn 12:42
2 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: I. Allegro di molto
Felix Mendelssohn 7:20
3 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: II. Andante
Felix Mendelssohn 6:40
4 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: III. Menuetto & Trio, Allegro di Molto
Felix Mendelssohn 5:23
5 Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: IV. Allegro con fuoco
Felix Mendelssohn 8:17
6 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": I. Allegro di molto
Felix Mendelssohn 11:32
7 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": II. Allegro vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 5:28
8 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": III. Andante
Felix Mendelssohn 3:53
9 Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 107 "Reformation": IV. Chorale, Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott
Felix Mendelssohn 8:23
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), op.26
Felix Mendelssohn 5 10:21
2 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Sinfonia, Allegro
Felix Mendelssohn 12:09
3 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Scherzo: Allegretto un poco agitato
Felix Mendelssohn 5:09
4 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Adagio religioso
Felix Mendelssohn 7:35
5 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn
Felix Mendelssohn 7:12
6 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Saget es ... Er zählet usere Tränen
Felix Mendelssohn 2:48
7 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Saget es, die ihr erlöset seid
Felix Mendelssohn 2:05
8 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Ich harrete des Herrn
Felix Mendelssohn 5:44
9 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Stricke des Todes hatten uns umfangen
Felix Mendelssohn 3:33
10 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Die Nacht is vergangen
Felix Mendelssohn 5:02
11 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Nun danket alle Gott
Felix Mendelssohn 5:24
12 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Drum sing ich mit meinem Liede
Felix Mendelssohn 4:34
13 Symphony no. 2 in B-flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), op. 52: Ihr Völker, bringet her dem Herrn Ehre und Macht
Felix Mendelssohn 5:28
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Athalia, op. 74, I. Overture
Felix Mendelssohn 8:59
2 Athalia, op. 74, II. War March of the Priests
Felix Mendelssohn 5:34
3 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": I. Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato
Felix Mendelssohn 13:20
4 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": II. Vivace non troppo
Felix Mendelssohn 4:31
5 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": III. Adagio
Felix Mendelssohn 9:22
6 Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": IV. Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai
Felix Mendelssohn 9:34
7 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": I. Allegro vivace
Felix Mendelssohn 7:54
8 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": II. Andante con moto
Felix Mendelssohn 5:56
9 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": III. Con moto moderato
Felix Mendelssohn 6:18
10 Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian": IV. Saltarello. Presto
Felix Mendelssohn 5:29

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1824) (tracks 2–5)
Felix Mendelssohn (1828) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (1830) (tracks 6–9)
conductor:
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (tracks 2–5)
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1976-06) (tracks 6–9)
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1978-12) (track 1)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 2–5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1976-06) (tracks 6–9)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1978-12) (track 1)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 27) (track 1)
arrangements:
Fourth Movement from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Leidig) (track 9)
Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: I. Molto allegro et vivace (for piano duet, violin and cello) (track 2)
Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: II. Andante con moto (for piano duet, violin and cello) (track 3)
Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: III. Intermezzo (for piano duet, violin and cello) (track 4)
Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 11: IV. Finale, allegro vivace (for piano duet, violin and cello) (track 5)
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

premiered in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1832-05-14) (track 1)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1830) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (1840) (tracks 2–13)
conductor:
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (tracks 2–13)
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1978-12) (track 1)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 2–13)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1978-12) (track 1)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1978-12) (track 1)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 1)
arrangements:
Die Hebriden, op. 26 (for band, Winterbottom) (track 1)
later translated versions:
part of:
recording of:
Die Hebriden, op. 26 (1978-12) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

balance engineer:
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1976-09-18 – 1979-09-25) (tracks 3–6)
Colin Moorfoot (engineer) (1976-09-18 – 1979-09-25) (tracks 3–6)
James Lock (engineer) (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (tracks 1–2)
Colin Moorfoot (engineer) (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (track 2)
Felix Mendelssohn (1833) (tracks 7–10)
Felix Mendelssohn (1841 – 1842) (tracks 3–6)
Felix Mendelssohn (1845) (track 1)
conductor:
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1976-09-18 – 1979-09-25) (tracks 3–6)
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (tracks 1–2)
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1978-12) (tracks 7–10)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1976-09-18 – 1979-09-25) (tracks 3–6)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (tracks 1–2)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1978-12) (tracks 7–10)
producer:
Christopher Raeburn (tracks 3–6)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1976-09-18 – 1979-09-25) (tracks 3–6)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (tracks 1–2)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1978-12) (tracks 7–10)
arrangements:
Saltarello - Presto from Symphony no. 4 "Italian" (for 16 player pianos, Lehrman) (track 10)
has revision:
part of:
Athalie, op. 74 (tracks 1–2)
recording of:
Symphony no. 3 in A minor, op. 56 "Scottish": III. Adagio (1976-09-18 – 1979-09-25) (track 5)
Athalie, op. 74: Ouverture (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (track 1)
Athalie, op. 74: War March of the Priests (1978-03-17 – 1978-03-18) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000012U4 [info]