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Mendelssohn in Birmingham, Vol. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Edward Gardner

Unsurprisingly, the quality of the playing here is very high. I particularly enjoyed the timpani roars in The Hebrides Overture. In the Italian Symphony, Gardner coaxes elegant phrasing from... More…

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Contents

Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture, Op. 26

10:00
$3.15
$3.80
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • Edward Gardner
  • Recorded: 20-21 October 2013
  • Recording Venue: Town Hall, Birmingham

Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 in D major, Op. 107 'Reformation'

27:47
$7.35
$8.80
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • Edward Gardner
  • Recorded: 20-21 October 2013
  • Recording Venue: Town Hall, Birmingham

I. Andante - Allegro con fuoco

11:02
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II. Allegro vivace

5:12
$1.05
$1.25

III. Andante

3:28
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IV. Andante con moto - Allegro vivace

8:05
$2.10
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Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 'Italian'

28:12
$6.30
$7.55
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • Edward Gardner
  • Recorded: 20-21 October 2013
  • Recording Venue: Town Hall, Birmingham

I. Allegro vivace

10:17
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II. Andante con moto

6:06
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III. Con moto moderato

6:26
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IV. Saltarello: Presto

5:23
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