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Mendelssohn, the Hebrides and other overtures

A midsummer night"s dream, Calm sea and prosperous voyage, The Hebrides (Fingal"s cave)
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Cambridge University Press , New York, NY, USA
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847., Over
Other titlesHebrides and other overtures.
StatementR. Larry Todd.
SeriesCambridge music handbooks
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LC ClassificationsML410.M5 T64 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 121 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1731486M
ISBN 100521404193, 0521407648
LC Control Number92036005

The concert overtures A Midsummer Night's Dream, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), conceived by Mendelssohn before the age of twenty, have ranked amongst the most enduring of the nineteenth-century orchestral repertoire. Larry Todd offers a historical, stylistic, and analytical guide to these three remarkable works which secured Mendelssohn Mendelssohn.

The concert overtures--A Midsummer Night's Dream, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave),--were conceived by Mendelssohn before the age of twenty.

This analysis is supported by primary documents, including personal correspondence and memoirs as well as nineteenth-century critical by:   The concert overtures A Midsummer Night's Dream, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), conceived by Mendelssohn before the age of twenty, have ranked among the most enduring of the nineteenth-century orchestral repertoire.

Larry Todd offers a historical, stylistic, and analytical guide to these three remarkable : $ Mendelssohn: The Hebrides and Other Overtures by R. Larry Todd and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Mendelssohn: Hebrides & Overtures Cambridge Music Handbooks by Todd - AbeBooks.

Check out Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos.3 "Scottish" & 4 "Italian"; Overture "The Hebrides" by Berliner Philharmoniker and Herbert von Karajan on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on (55). Felix Mendelssohn's concert overture The Hebrides (/ ˈ h ɛ b r ɪ d iː z /; German: Die Hebriden) was composed inrevised inand published the next year as his Op.

Some consider it an early tone poem. It was inspired by one of Mendelssohn's trips to the British Isles, specifically an excursion to the Scottish island of Staffa, with its basalt sea cave known. Browse: Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture, Op.

26 This page lists all sheet music of Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 ('Fingal's Cave') by Felix Mendelssohn (). Showing 1 - 10 of 45 results. Browse: Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 This page lists all recordings of Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 ('Fingal's Cave') by Felix Mendelssohn ().

Showing 1. Other composers of famous concert overtures include Berlioz, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms. Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture is not programmatic, in the sense that it does not follow a narrative or tell a story; but it is thoroughly evocative of the sea and the scenery Mendelssohn experienced during his time in the Hebrides and Fingal’s Cave.

The. Listen to more Mendelssohn from Sir John Eliot Gardiner: Buy Gardiner's Mendelssohn CD box set:   Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave), Op.

26 London Symphony Orchestra - Claudio Abbado. Influence and reception of the overtures. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary The concert overtures A Midsummer Night's Dream, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), conceived by Mendelssohn before the age of twenty, have ranked amongst the most enduring of the nineteenth-century orchestral repertoire.

Mendelssohn The Hebrides Overture Conductor/ Chiya Amos Orchestra/ Alania Mariinsky Orchestra Дирижер/ Чия Амос Симфонический Оркестра Филиала.

Check out Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos.3 "Scottish" & 4 "Italian"; Overture "The Hebrides" by Berliner Philharmoniker and Herbert von Karajan on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on (46). The Hebrides, Op. 26, German Die Hebriden, also called Hebrides Overture, Fingal’s Cave, Ossian in Fingal’s Cave, Overture to the Isles of Fingal, and Overture to the Lonely Isle, concert overture (resembling an operatic overture, though intended for concert performance rather than as a prelude to a theatrical work) by German composer Felix Mendelssohn, a tempestuous.

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The Hebrides, Op. Overture/5(2). Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Carl Schuricht - A Midsummer Night's Dream (Incidental Music), The Hebrides Overture at Discogs.

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Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Carl Schuricht: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Carl Schuricht - A Midsummer Night's Dream (Incidental Music), The Hebrides Overture ‎ (LP) Concert Hall: M UK: Unknown: Sell This Version.

The concert overtures A Midsummer Night's Dream, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), conceived by Mendelssohn before the age of twenty, have ranked among the most enduring of the nineteenth-century orchestral repertoire.

Larry Todd offers a historical, stylistic, and analytical guide to these three remarkable works. “Felix Mendelssohn's concert overture “The Hebrides” was composed inrevised inand published the next year as his Op.

Some consider it an early tone poem. It was inspired by. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 / Hebrides Overture Fingal's Cave / Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Mendelssohn. The opening Hebrides overture is given a shimmering performance with a fast, flowing speed.

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I anticipate the release of the Italian and the other symphonies. It is such a pity that LSO Live did not include the Italian on this release/5(43). According to Klingmann, the trip made Mendelssohn seasick, and judging from the absence of any mention of it in Mendelssohn’s otherwise detailed travel notebook, the cave made far less of an impression on him than other scenery.

As spontaneous a stroke of genius as that opening theme is, the Overture did not come easily. Get this from a library.

Mendelssohn: the Hebrides and other overtures: A midsummer night's dream, Calm sea and prosperous voyage, the Hebrides (Fingal's cave). [R Larry Todd].

With only Midsummer Night's Dream and Hebrides being familiar to me, it was great to hear for the first time a collection of music I was totally unfamiliar with. The two that particularly stand out are the unusual overtures written with particular instruments in mind - one of them being the Overture for Wind Instruments and the Trumpet Overture/5(28).

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Complete your Mendelssohn* / Weber* - George Szell, The Cleveland Orchestra collection. Mendelssohn*, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra* ∙ Herbert von Karajan ‎– The Hebrides - Overture Symphony No.3 "Scotch" Label: Deutsche Grammophon ‎–Deutsche Grammophon ‎–.

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[R Larry Todd] -- The concert overtures A Midsummer Night's Dream, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), conceived by Mendelssohn before the age of twenty, have ranked. Mendelssohn*, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra* ∙ Herbert von Karajan - The Hebrides - Overture Symphony No.3 "Scotch" ‎ (LP, RP) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon.“Mendelssohn in Birmingham” finds the CBSO and Edward Gardner celebrating the composer’s relationship with the city’s Town Hall at which he conducted his music.

Gardner is recording Symphonies 1 to 5 there for Chandos (numbers 1 and 3 are pending release). The Hebrides begins in gloomily romantic fashion, there is a sense of danger within Mendelssohn in .Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Mendelssohn: Symphony no.

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