1 CD / MDR Klassik / 2013-07-30Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Antigone, incidental music, Op. 55; Recorded Sound: Applause
Conductors: Jun, Märkl,
Ensemble: MDR Leipzig SO and Radio Choir
Setting Sophocles's iconic tragedy to music was a fairly easy matter for Mendelssohn, his perfect knowledge of Ancient Greek making strict adherence to the classical...continue...
Recording information: Main Auditorium, New Gewandhaus, Leipzig (01/11/2009)....continue...
3 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2011-06-28Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Antigone, incidental music, Op. 55; Oedipus in Kolonos, incidental music, Op. 93; Athalia; Incidental Music, Op. 74
Performers: Hamer, Therese; Korondi, Anna; Martin, Sabina; Pape, Rene; Sander, Otto
Conductors: Soltesz, Stefan; Spering, Christoph
Ensemble: Radio Symphony Orchestra of Berlin
1 CD / Carus / 2010-03-09Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Antigone, incidental music, Op. 55
Performers: Angela Winkler; Julia Nachtmann; Kuntzsch, Joachim [Vocals]; Ransburg, Michael [Vocals]
Conductors: Bernius, Frieder
Mendelssohn's music for Antigone, comprising an introduction for orchestra and seven choral movements, is currently enjoying a revival during the composer's bicentenary. Still, it remains...continue...
Recording information: Liederhalle Stuttgart (09/05/2004)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2007-01-30Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Piano no 1 in G minor, Op. 25; Concerto for Piano no 2 in D minor, Op. 40; Song Without Words for piano no 36 in E major, Op. 67/6; Song without words, Op. 62/3 (Andan...
Performers: Leonskaja, Elisabeth
Conductors: Volkov, Ilan
Ensemble: Camerata Salzburg
Elisabeth Leonskaja's first recording with MDG was selected as a Gramophone Editor's Choice. In this release, Leonskaja performs works by Mendelssohn on MDG's legendary 1901...continue...
4 CD / Capriccio / 2000-01-01Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Antigone, incidental music, Op. 55; Oedipus in Kolonos, incidental music, Op. 93; Athalie, incidental music, Op. 74; A Midsummer Night's Dream; Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26...