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Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Symphonies Nos. 1-5 - Various artists

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3 discs. On this recording, the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig conducted by Kurt Masur, with The Leipzig Radio Chorus, sopranos Celestina Casapietra and Adele Stolte and tenor Peter Schreier, perform German composer Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809-1847)'s five symphonies.

TRACK LISTING: DISC ONE: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op 11 "1824" (Allegro di molto -- Andante -- Menuetto: Allegro molto -- Allegro con fuoco) -- Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op 56 "Scottish" (Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato - Andante come prima -- Vivace non troppo -- Adagio -- Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai).

DISC TWO: Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang" (Symphony-Cantate) (Symphony Maestoso con molto - Allegro - Allegro un poco agitato - Adagio religioso -- Chorus Allegro moderato maestoso - Animato:"Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn!" - Allegro di molto: "Lobet den Hrrn mit Saitenspiel" - Soprano And Women's Choir: "Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele" -- Tenor - Recitativ: "Saget es, die lhr erlöset seid - Aria: Allegro moderato "Er zählet uns're Tränen" -- Chorus A tempo moderato "Saget es, die lhr erlöset seid" -- Duet (Soprano and Chorus) Andante: "Ich harrete des Herrn" -- Tenor - Aria, Allegro un poco agitato: "Stricke des Todes hatten uns umfangen" - Allegro assai agitato: "Wir riefen in der Finsternis" - Soprano - Recitativ "Die Nacht ist vergangen" -- Chorus Allegro maestoso e molto vivace: "Die Nacht ist vergangen" -- Chorale Adante con moto: "Nun danket alle Gott" Un poco più animato: "Lob, Ehr' und Preis sei Gott -- Duet (Soprano And Tenor) Andante sostenuto assai :" Drum sing'ich mit meinem Liede" -- Finale Chorus Allegro non troppo :"lhr Völker, bringet her dem Herrn" - Più vivace: "Alles, danke dem Herrn!"- Maestosoe: "Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn").

DISC THREE: Symphony No. 4 in A major Opus 90 "Italian" (Allegro vivace -- Andante con moto --- Con moto moderato -- Saltarello presto) -- Symphony No. 5 in D minor Opus 107 "Reformation" (Andante - Allegro con fuoco -- Allegro vivace -- Andante . attacca -- Chorale: "Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott" - Andante con moto - Allegro vivace - Allegro maestoso - Più animato poco a poco).

3 discs, case and cardboard slipcase: All discs and case excellent, cardboard slipcase acceptable.

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Band/artist(s):
Various artists
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
eurodisc (BMG)
Tracks:
26

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3 discs. On this recording, the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig conducted by Kurt Masur, with The Leipzig Radio Chorus, sopranos Celestina Casapietra and Adele Stolte and tenor Peter Schreier, perform German composer Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809-1847)'s five symphonies.

TRACK LISTING: DISC ONE: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op 11 "1824" (Allegro di molto -- Andante -- Menuetto: Allegro molto -- Allegro con fuoco) -- Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op 56 "Scottish" (Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato - Andante come prima -- Vivace non troppo -- Adagio -- Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai).

DISC TWO: Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang" (Symphony-Cantate) (Symphony Maestoso con molto - Allegro - Allegro un poco agitato - Adagio religioso -- Chorus Allegro moderato maestoso - Animato:"Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn!" - Allegro di molto: "Lobet den Hrrn mit Saitenspiel" - Soprano And Women's Choir: "Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele" -- Tenor - Recitativ: "Saget es, die lhr erlöset seid - Aria: Allegro moderato "Er zählet uns're Tränen" -- Chorus A tempo moderato "Saget es, die lhr erlöset seid" -- Duet (Soprano and Chorus) Andante: "Ich harrete des Herrn" -- Tenor - Aria, Allegro un poco agitato: "Stricke des Todes hatten uns umfangen" - Allegro assai agitato: "Wir riefen in der Finsternis" - Soprano - Recitativ "Die Nacht ist vergangen" -- Chorus Allegro maestoso e molto vivace: "Die Nacht ist vergangen" -- Chorale Adante con moto: "Nun danket alle Gott" Un poco più animato: "Lob, Ehr' und Preis sei Gott -- Duet (Soprano And Tenor) Andante sostenuto assai :" Drum sing'ich mit meinem Liede" -- Finale Chorus Allegro non troppo :"lhr Völker, bringet her dem Herrn" - Più vivace: "Alles, danke dem Herrn!"- Maestosoe: "Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn").

DISC THREE: Symphony No. 4 in A major Opus 90 "Italian" (Allegro vivace -- Andante con moto --- Con moto moderato -- Saltarello presto) -- Symphony No. 5 in D minor Opus 107 "Reformation" (Andante - Allegro con fuoco -- Allegro vivace -- Andante . attacca -- Chorale: "Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott" - Andante con moto - Allegro vivace - Allegro maestoso - Più animato poco a poco).

3 discs, case and cardboard slipcase: All discs and case excellent, cardboard slipcase acceptable.

Band/artist(s):
Various artists
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
eurodisc (BMG)
Tracks:
26

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