Blog Posts - Mendelssohn

Mendelssohn - Die erste Walpurgisnacht

Walpurgis night (Walpurgisnacht in German) is named after an 8th century English woman missionary St. Walpurga who traveled to the Germanic areas of Europe to convert the natives to Christianity. She was canonized on May 1st about 870. The celebratio...
by Musical Musings on Sep 11, 2015

Mendelssohn - String Symphony No. 10 In B Minor

Felix Mendelssohn's natural musical abilities were recognized early.  He began piano lessons with his mother at age six, and learned so quickly that he had his first public appearance at age nine. Felix began composition and counterpoint lessons...
by Musical Musings on Aug 19, 2014

篠崎3-結婚進行曲 Wedding March’ by Mendelssohn

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Mendelssohn - String Quartet No. 6 In F Minor

Felix Mendelssohn and his older sister Fanny were both musically gifted.  Fanny was a musical child prodigy like her brother and a composer in her own right. She wrote over 400 works but the prevailing attitude of the time towards women preclude...
by Musical Musings on Apr 30, 2014

Mendelssohn - The Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)

The Hebrides are made up of a group of islands off the west coast of Scotland, some of which have a long history of human habitation that goes back to 6500 BCE. The islands have been further divided into two areas; the Outer Hebrides and the Inner He...
by Musical Musings on Mar 28, 2014

Mendelssohn - Capriccio Brilliant for Piano And Orchestra

The Polish piano vistuoso and composer Fryderyk Chopin was notorious in his negativity towards other composers. Chopin had formed his artistic aesthetic early on, so it's no wonder that his opinions about others who did not share his views were dispa...
by Musical Musings on Feb 3, 2014

Sonntägliches Orgelkonzert

Am Sonntag fand in unserer Dorfkirche ein Orgelbenefizkonzert für deren Innensanierung statt. Der Wormser Kantor Christian Schmitt-Engelstadt spielte zum Thema "Romantische Phantasien" Werke von Robert Schumann, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Niels Wi...
by Alltagsmix on Oct 22, 2013


“Mission statements” for organizations and individuals are prevalent today. Johann Sebastian Bach did that 200 years ago.
by Laboring In The Lord on Mar 23, 2013

Las palabras

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by Carta77 on Oct 21, 2012

La Orquesta Nacional de #Cuba debuta en #EE.UU. con aplausos

La Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Cuba fue recibida el martes con aplausos en su primera actuación en Estados Unidos, en el Centro Kauffman de Artes Escéncias de Kansas City, en el Estado de Missouri. Bajo la batuta de su director Enrique Pérez M...
by Cubamas on Oct 18, 2012

69. Fuoco

da qui Sei di nuovo incantato in una sala; pensi alla rivalità tra i due pittori: Raffaello, in gara perenne con il Buonarroti, produce ormai talmente tanto da affidare quasi tutto il lavoro ai suoi aiutanti. Ma sei sicuro che ci sia la sua mano nel...
by la poesia e lo spirito on Oct 13, 2012

53. Lo giuro

da qui - E la faccenda del tango? - Come spiegarla meglio? Lei se n’è uscita così, senza un motivo. O meglio, il motivo c’era, ma io non l’ho capito. Vivacizzare il rapporto? Liberarlo dai soliti discorsi di bambini difficili e as...
by la poesia e lo spirito on May 6, 2012

Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor

Felix Mendelssohn was one of the most naturally gifted musicians that ever lived. And unlike some other composers he was born into an affluent family. By the time Felix was fourteen he had written 12 symphonies for strings and many other compositions...
by Musical Musings on May 4, 2012

Vladimir de Pachmann Collection

Recordings by the unique and legendary pianist, Vladimir de Pachmann. One of the great pianists of the ninteenth century and renowned Chopin interpreter. Vladimir de Pachmann (1848-1933) plays Chopin, Brahms, Schumann, Liszt, Raff, Mendelssohn Playli...
by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 27, 2012

Mendelssohn String Quartet Op. 44 no. 2 in E minor

Cherubini Quartet: Christoph Poppen, Harald Schoneweg violin, Harlolf Schlichtig viola and Manuel Fischer-Dieskau cello Playlist: 4 videos...
by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 27, 2012

Micho Dimitrov: Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

Playlist: 3 videos Vassil Kazandjiev conducts Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra Live, Varna Summer International Festival...
by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 20, 2012

Mischa Lefkowitz Collection

Playlist: 79 videos Mischa Lefkowitz plays Ernö Dohnányi, Bach, Frank, Bloch, Stravinsky, Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Vivaldi, Haydn, Dvorak, Bruch, Mozart, Paganini, Gershwin, Felice Giardini, Tchaikowsky, Sarasate, Bartok, Prokofiev, Tartini, John Co...
by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 19, 2012

HD Anne-Sophie Mutter and Kurt Masur: Mendelssohn VC

Playlist: 3 videos Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Kurt Masur, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig...
by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 18, 2012

HD Mendelssohn No.3 R.Chailly GLO

Playlist: 4 videos...
by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 18, 2012

HD Mendelssohn Wedding March R.Chailly GLO

by Virtuoso Channel on Mar 18, 2012

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