Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Incidental Music to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”: Overture, op. 21 Felix Mendelssohn 12:17
2 Incidental Music to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”: Scherzo, op. 61 no. 1 Felix Mendelssohn 4:51
3 Incidental Music to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”: Intermezzo, op. 61 no. 2 Felix Mendelssohn 3:33
4 Incidental Music to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”: Notturno, op. 61 no. 3 Felix Mendelssohn 6:25
5 Incidental Music to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”: Wedding March, op. 61 no. 4 Felix Mendelssohn 5:19
6 Overture: Meeresstille und glükliche Fahrt (Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage), op. 27 Felix Mendelssohn 13:36
7 Overture: Ruy Blas, op. 95 Felix Mendelssohn 8:03
8 Overture: Die Hebriden (Fingal’s Cave), op. 26 Felix Mendelssohn 10:52

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1832-05-14) (track 8)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (track 7)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1826) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1828) (track 6)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1830) (track 8)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1842) (tracks 2–5)
conductor:
Anthony Bramall (conductor) (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (tracks 1–5)
Oliver von Dohnányi (conductor) (1988-11-18 – 1988-11-23) (tracks 6–8)
dedicated to:
engineer:
Günter Appenheimer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Slovenská filharmónia (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (tracks 1–5)
Slovenská filharmónia (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (1988-11-18 – 1988-11-23) (tracks 6–8)
producer:
Günter Appenheimer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–5)
Günter Appenheimer (producer/engineer) (1988-11-18 – 1988-11-23) (tracks 6–8)
phonographic copyright by:
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1999) (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (tracks 1–5)
Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1988-11-18 – 1988-11-23) (tracks 6–8)
part of:
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 21) (track 1)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 8)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 27) (track 6)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 95) (track 7)
arrangements:
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture (for organ, Warren) (track 1)
Die Hebriden, op. 26 (for band, Winterbottom) (track 8)
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:
part of:
recording of:
Ruy Blas, op. 95 (track 7)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 21 (op. 61 no. 1): Ouvertüre (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (track 1)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61 no. 2: Scherzo: Allegro vivace (1987-06-14 – 1987-06-19) (track 2)
Die Hebriden, op. 26 (1988-11-18 – 1988-11-23) (track 8)
Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt D-Dur, op. 27 (1988-11-18 – 1988-11-23) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

Release

illustration:Carl Rottmann
liner notes:Keith Anderson (Naxos related liner notes writer)
copyrighted by:HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1999)
distributed by:MVD Music and Video Distribution GmbH (Munich, Germany)
ASIN:UK: B00000I7RU [info]
discography entry:https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.554433 [info]