Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: Symphonies; Overtures; Concertos

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  • Release Date: 5/31/2005
  • Label: Rca
  • UPC: 828766788525
  • Catalog Number: 67885

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1–11 A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (47:22)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Marjana Lipovsek, Lucia Popp
    1. 1Overture
    2. 2Scherzo
    3. 3March of the Fairies
    4. 4Song with Chorus
    5. 5Intermezzo
    6. 6Nocturne
    7. 7Wedding March
    8. 8Funeral March
    9. 9Dance of the Clowns
    10. 10Nocturne
    11. 11Finale
  2. 12–15 Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 11 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (30:33)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 12Allegro di molto
    2. 13Andante
    3. 14Menuetto: Allegro molto
    4. 15Allegro con fuoco
Disc 2
  1. 1–14 Symphony No. 2 in B flat major ("Lobgesang", "Hymn of Praise"), Op. 52 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (67:14)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Bamberg Symphony Chorus, Rolf Beck, Claus Peter Flor, Julie Kaufmann, Lucia Popp, Josef Protschka
    1. 1 Sinfonia. Maestoso con moto; Allegro
    2. 2 Sinfonia. Allegretto un poco agitato
    3. 3 Sinfonia. Adagio religioso
    4. 4 Chorus: Allegro moderato maestoso; Animato; Allegro di molto "Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den Herr
    5. 5 Tenor solo: Recitative "Saget es, die ihr erlöst seid durch den Herrn"
    6. 6 Aria (Allegro moderato) "Er zählet unsre Tränen in der Zeit der Not"
    7. 7 Chorus: A tempo moderato "Sagt es, die ihr erlöset seid"
    8. 8 Duet (sopranos 1 & 2), Chorus: Andante "Ich harrete des Herrn"
    9. 9 Tenor solo: Allegro un poco agitato "Stricke des Todes hatten uns umfangen" Recitative (Allegro
    10. 10 Chorus: Allegro maestoso e molto vivace "Die Nacht ist vergangen"
    11. 11 Chorale: Andante con moto "Nun danket alle Gott"
    12. 12 Chorus: Un poco più animato "Lob, Ehr' und Preis sei Gott"
    13. 13 Duet (soprano 1 & tenor): Andante sostenuto assai "Drum sing' ich mit meinem Liede"
    14. 14 Chorus: Allegro non troppo; Più vivace; Maestoso come I "Ihr Völker, bringet her dem Herrn"
  2. 15 Die Hochzeit des Camacho, opera, Op. 10: Overture - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (7:07)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
Disc 3
  1. 1–4 Symphony No. 3 in A minor ("Scottish"), Op. 56 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (36:43)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 1Introduction; Allegro agitato
    2. 2Scherzo assai vivace
    3. 3Adagio cantabile
    4. 4Allegro guerriero; Finale maestoso
  2. 5–8 Symphony No. 4 in A major ("Italian"), Op. 90 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (29:59)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 5Allegro vivace
    2. 6Andante con moto
    3. 7Con moto moderato
    4. 8Saltarello: Presto
  3. 9 Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, overture in D major, Op. 27 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (12:12)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
Disc 4
  1. 1–4 Symphony No. 5 in D major/D minor ("Reformation"), Op. 107 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (27:45)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 1Andante; Allegro con fuoco
    2. 2Allegro vivace
    3. 3Andante
    4. 4Andante con moto; Allegro vivace (Chorale: "Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott")
  2. 5–7 Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (29:13)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 5Allegro molto appassionato
    2. 6Andante
    3. 7Allegretto non troppo; Allegro molto vivace
  3. 8–10 Violin Concerto in D minor - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (23:00)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 8Allegro
    2. 9Andante
    3. 10Allegro
Disc 5
  1. 1–3 Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (21:59)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 1Molto allegro con fuoco
    2. 2Andante
    3. 3Presto; Molto allegro e vivace
  2. 4–6 Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (27:38)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 4Allegro appassionato
    2. 5Adagio; Molto sostenuto
    3. 6Finale; Presto scherzando
  3. 7–8 Capriccio brillant for piano and orchestra in B minor, Op. 22 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (12:10)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
    1. 7Andante
    2. 8Allegro con fuoco
  4. 9 Ruy Blas, overture for orchestra in C minor, Op. 95 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (8:08)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
  5. 10 Athalie, incidental music, Op. 74 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (8:29)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
Disc 6
  1. 1–12 Die Erste Walpurgisnacht, cantata for chorus & orchestra, Op. 60 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (31:45)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Bamberg Symphony Chorus, Rolf Beck, Claus Peter Flor, Matthias Holle, Jadwiga Rappe, Anton Scharinger, Deon Van der Walt
    1. 1Overture. 1. Das schlechte Wetter (Allegro con fuoco)
    2. 2Overture. 2. Der Übergang zum Frühling (Allegro vivace non troppo (quasi l'istesso tempo))
    3. 3Nr. 1 "Es lacht der Mai" (Allegro vivace non troppo) Ein Druide (Tenor) und Chor der Druiden und de
    4. 4Nr. 2 "Künnt ihr so verwegen handeln?" (Allegretto non troppo) Eine alte Frau aus dem Volke (Alt) u
    5. 5Nr. 3 "Wer Opfer heut' zu bringen scheut" (Andante maestoso) Der Priester (Bariton) und Chor der Dr
    6. 6Nr. 4 "Verteilt euch, wackre Männer, hier" (Allegro leggiero) Der Priester (Bariton) und Chor der W
    7. 7Nr. 5 Rezitative: "Diese dumpfen Pfaffenchristen" Ein Wächter der Druiden (Bass)
    8. 8Nr. 5 "Kommt mit Zacken und mit Gabeln" (Allegro moderato) Chor der Wächter der Druiden
    9. 9Nr. 6 "Kommt mit Zacken und mit Gabeln" (Allegro molto) Chor der Wächter der Druiden des Heidenvolk
    10. 10Nr. 7 "So weit gebracht, daß wir bei Nacht Allvater heimlich singen!" (Andante maestoso)
    11. 11Nr. 8 "Hilf, ach hilf mir, Kriegsgeselle!" (Allegro non troppo) Ein christlicher Wächter (Tenor) un
    12. 12Nr. 9 "Die Flamme reinigt sich vom Rauch" (Andante maestoso) Der Preister (Bariton) und allgemeiner
  2. 13 Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (3:07)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  3. 14 Neue Liebe ("In dem Mondenschein"), song for voice & piano, Op. 19a/4 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:03)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  4. 15 Song without Words for piano No. 30 in A major ("Frühlingslied"), Op. 62/6 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:31)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
  5. 16 Gruß ("Leise zieht durch mein Gemüt"), song for voice & piano, Op. 19a/5 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (1:39)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  6. 17 Reiselied ("Der Herbstwind"), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/6 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:34)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  7. 18 Song without Words for piano No. 8 in B flat minor, Op. 30/2 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:01)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
  8. 19 Pagenlied ("Wenn die Sonne lieblich"), song for voice & piano - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (1:38)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  9. 20 Song without Words for piano No. 22 in F major, Op. 53/4 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:46)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
  10. 21 Schilflied, song for voice & piano, Op. 71/4 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:58)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  11. 22 Der Mond ("Mein Herz ist wie die dunkle Nacht"), song for voice & piano, Op. 86/5 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:01)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  12. 23 Song without Words for piano No. 1 in E major, Op. 19b/1 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (3:39)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
  13. 24 Andres Maienlied ("Die Schwalbe fliegt"), song for voice & piano ("Hexenlied"), Op. 8/8 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (2:05)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor, Deon Van der Walt
  14. 25 The Hebrides, overture for orchestra in B minor ("Fingal's Cave"), Op. 26 (4 versions) - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (10:17)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
  15. 26 Overture for orchestra in C major ("Trumpet"), Op. 101 - Felix Mendelssohn & Felix Mendelssohn (9:01)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byClaus Peter Flor
    Performed byBamberg Symphony Chorus, Claus Peter Flor
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