2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2002-08-24Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor; Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"; Elijah, Op. 70; How lovely are the messengers; A Midsummer Night's Dream; Symphony no 2 in B flat major,...
Performers: Kallisch, Cornelia; Schäfer, Christine; Schöne, Wolfgang; Schade, Michael; Sitkovetsky, Dmitry
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Hager, Leopold; Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; English Chamber Orchestra; Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart; Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra; Prague Chamber Chorus; Prague Philharmonia; Stuttgart Bach Collegium
This budget priced 2-CD set of Mendelssohn's best is an ideal introduction for the beginning collector and a perfect gift! Many complete works featured, not...continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 1999-04-14Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Saint Paul, Op. 36
Conductors: Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart; Prague Chamber Chorus
For anyone who has not explored the oratorios of Mendelssohn, this recording makes an excellent starting point. This Bachian work is performed on modern instruments,...continue...