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Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Discoveries


Work details

Symphony in A major, 'Italian' (revised version of 1833-34)
11'19"/7'15"/8'17"/6'57" - TT 33'48"
Infelice! / Ah, Ritorna, età dell'oro (world premier recording)
2'10"/5'24"/6'47" - TT 13'21"
On Lena's Gloomy Heath (world premier recording)


Artist details

Francine van der Heijden, soprano
Hartmut Schill, violin obbligato
Boris Statsenko, baritone
Robert Schumann Philharmonie Chemnitz
Oleg Caetani
, conductor


Recording details

Recorded: 2,3 December 1998
Venue: Stadthalle, Chemnitz, Germany
Artistic director: Dieter-Gerhardt Worm
Recording engineer: Gerald Kassube
Copyright: 1999 Claves Records
Pressing: 1999 Claves Records

Claves CD 50-9912 DDD Stereo NEW RELEASE
TT - 55'42"


Editorial & Design details

Liner notes: John Michael Cooper
French translation: Anne Wölfli-Keller
German translation: uncredited
Booklet supervision, layout and design: Mark Manion, Berne
Cover illustration: Friedrich Overbeck, Germania and Italia, ca. 1828
Facsimiles provided by the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Dr Hans-Günter Klein, Ms.Mus.autogr. F Mendelssohn Bartholdy 28
Special thanks to President Minor Myers, Jr of the Illinois Wesleyan University and to Prof. Dr. John Michael Cooper, University of North Texas
A co-production with the Robert Schumann Philharmonie Chemnitz


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