Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 21: Overture
Felix Mendelssohn 12:19
2 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Fairy's March
Felix Mendelssohn 1:44
3 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March
Felix Mendelssohn 5:01
4 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Intermezzo
Felix Mendelssohn 3:34
5 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Notturno
Felix Mendelssohn 6:45
6 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Dance of the Clowns
Felix Mendelssohn 1:51
7 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Scherzo
Felix Mendelssohn 5:05
8 Song without Words, Op. post. 109
Felix Mendelssohn 4:26
9 Spinning Song, Op. 67 No. 4
Felix Mendelssohn 2:03
10 Spring Song, Op. 62 No. 6
Felix Mendelssohn 2:46
11 The Hebrides, Op. 26: Overture
Felix Mendelssohn 10:23

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1832-05-14) (track 11)
cello:
Miklós Perényi (track 8)
piano:
Zoltán Kocsis (track 8)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (1826) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (1830) (track 11)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842) (tracks 2–7)
Felix Mendelssohn (1842 – 1844) (track 10)
Felix Mendelssohn (1843 – 1845) (track 9)
Felix Mendelssohn (1845) (track 8)
conductor:
Adam Fischer (Hungarian conductor) (track 3)
János Kovács (tracks 1–7)
orchestra:
Budapesti Filharmóniai Társaság Zenekara (Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra) (tracks 1–7)
Budapesti Vonósok (Budapest String Orchestra) (track 10)
Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (track 11)
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 11)
Works of Felix Mendelssohn by opus number (number: op. 109) (track 8)
arrangements:
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture (for organ, Warren) (track 1)
Die Hebriden, op. 26 (for band, Winterbottom) (track 11)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Ouvertüre (for piano four-hands) (track 1)
Ein Sommernachtstraum, op. 61: Scherzo (for piano four-hands) (track 7)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (for violin and piano, Hermann) (track 10)
Lied ohne Worte A-Dur, op. 62 Nr. 6 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Lied ohne Worte C-Dur, op. 67 Nr. 4 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Spinning Song (for percussion and brass band, Snell) (track 9)
Wedding March from "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (for organ, Woods) (track 3)
is the basis for:
later versions:
orchestrations:
Chanson du printemps (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 10)
La Fileuse (orchestrated by Guiraud) (track 9)
part of:
Lieder ohne Worte, op. 62 (for piano) (track 10)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000001VR0 [info]