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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream - incidental music, Op. 61 & Overture, Op. 21

Ceri-Lyn Cissone (narrator), Alexander Knox (narrator) & Frankie Wakefield (narrator)

London Symphony Orchestra & The Monteverdi Choir, Sir John Eliot Gardiner

…much to enjoy here…pinpoint precision of melody-carrying flutes and violins, the sure footed bass and above all a sense that the composer is being taken seriously. More…
  • Presto Recording of the Week
    3rd February 2017
  • BBC Music Magazine
    April 2017
    Orchestral Choice
  • Diapason d’Or de l’Année
    2017
    Winner - Musique Symphonique
  • The Times Records of the Year
    2017

SACD + Blu-ray

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This release includes a digital booklet

Contents

Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Op. 21

Work length12:16
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  • London Symphony Orchestra, Monteverdi Choir
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Overture (Allegro di molto)

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Overture (Tempo primo)

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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream - incidental music, Op. 61

Work length42:50
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  • Alexander Knox, Ceri-lyn Cissone, Frankie Wakefield
  • Monteverdi Choir, London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner

"Ay Me! For Aught That I Could Ever Read"

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No. 1, Scherzo

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No. 2, L'istesso tempo

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No. 2a, Allegro vivace

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No. 3, Lied mit Chor

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No. 4, Andante

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No. 5, Allegro appassionato

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No. 7, Nocturne. Con moto tranquillo

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No. 8, Andante

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No. 9, Hochzeitmarsch "Wedding March" - No. 12, Allegro vivace come primo

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Finale. Allegro di molto

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