A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op.61 (Mendelssohn, Felix)

Contents

Performances

Naxos

Search key:

Javascript not enabled.

Synthesized/MIDI

Wedding March (No.9)

For Violin, Cello and Accordion (Teuling)

MID file (audio/video)
Adenteuling (2014/3/23)

Performers MIDI
Publisher Info. Arnold den Teuling
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Gouin)

MID file (audio/video)
Keanur (2017/5/29)

Performers MIDI file by Pierre Gouin
Publisher Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2017
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Sheet Music

Full Scores

Complete

PDF scanned by D-Mbs
CBo (2010/1/10)

Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 15
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1874-82. Plate M.B. 117.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2012/5/28)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2012/5/28)

Language German / English
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. Plate 6056.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by fritzfritz
Fritzfritz (2009/2/18)

Editor Irina Iordan (1910–1976)
Translator M. Losinky, Russian text
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, 1960. Plate М. 27854 Г.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Scherzo (No.1)

PDF scanned by pianofiles.info
Big T (2007/8/20)

Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d.(ca.1940). Plate М. 12912 Г.
Copyright
Misc. Notes very low quality
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Intermezzo (No.5)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2014/6/28)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2014/6/28)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d. (ca. 1880). Plate Part. B. 294.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Notturno (No.7)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2014/7/12)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2014/7/12)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, No.4496, n.d.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Wedding March (No.9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/11/30)

Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1880)
Reprinted Detroit: Luck's Music Library, n.d.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Parts

Complete

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
ras1 (2008/8/14)

PDF scanned by Unknown
ras1 (2008/8/14)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Horndude77 (2009/7/24)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Generoso (2009/1/4)

Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1880).
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
Copyright
Misc. Notes These files are part of the Orchestra Parts Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Scherzo (No.1)

PDF typeset by editor
Cellofan (2015/5/15)

Editor Orfeo Mandozzi
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Orfeo Mandozzi 15.5.2015
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Wedding March (No.9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

PDF scanned by homerdundas
homerdundas (2010/12/9)

Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1880)
Transposed parts reprinted from a copyist's manuscript (Luck's Music Library, n.d.)
Reprinted Detroit: Luck's Music Library, n.d.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Vocal Scores

PDF scanned by Unknown
Hobbypianist (2008/9/25)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1875). Plates 13199, V.A. 146
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Arrangements and Transcriptions

Complete

For Piano

PDF scanned by US-LIu
IS (2016/11/16)

PDF scanned by US-LIu
IS (2016/11/16)

PDF scanned by US-LIu
IS (2016/11/16)

PDF scanned by US-LIu
IS (2016/11/16)

Arranger unknown
Publisher. Info. London: A.Hammond, n.d. Plate 2680.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Rokahr Family Archive Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Selections

For String Quartet (Sitt)
See: Meister für die Jugend
For Piano Trio (Vilbac, Schulz, Plock)

PDF scanned by US-R
Generoso (2009/11/30)

PDF scanned by US-R
Generoso (2009/11/30)

PDF scanned by US-R
Generoso (2009/11/30)

Arranger Renaud de Vilbac (1829–1884)
August Schulz (1837–1909)
Heinrich Plock (1829–1891)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, No.891, n.d.(ca.1870). Plate 10749.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Violin and Piano (Blumenthal)
See: Selection from Mendelssohn's 'Midsummernight's Dream' by Jacques Blumenthal
For Violin and Piano (Ernst)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Schalltrichter (2012/8/1)

Arranger Henri Ernst
Publisher. Info. Boston: White and Goullard, 1870. Plate 44.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano 4 hands (Mendelssohn)

PDF scanned by Jurabe
Jurabe (2013/12/17)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d. (ca.1844). Plate 7040
Copyright
Misc. Notes From the uploader's library. First of 4 separate excerpts. Score identified by former owner on cover : Emilie Faber Juillet 1875.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

PDF scanned by Morel
Morel (2008/9/12)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1870). Plate 6040. 6055
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-R
Morel (2010/3/16)

PDF scanned by US-R
Morel (2010/3/16)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. Plate 8313.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano solo (Bohlmann)
See: Theaterrevuen (No.19)
For Piano solo (Liszt)
See: Concert Paraphrase on Mendelssohn's 'Sommernachtstraum', S.410, by Franz Liszt
For Piano solo (Smith)
See: Mendelssohn's Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.76, by Sydney Smith

Scherzo (No.1)

For String Quartet (Chen)

PDF typeset by arranger
Owen8877 (2017/7/2)

Arranger Owen Chen
Publisher. Info. Owen Chen, 2017.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Flute and Piano (Speidel)

PDF scanned by Bixio Coll.
Pnvbacci (2016/7/21)

Arranger Wilhelm Speidel (1826-1899)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d. Plate 2349.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This item is from the Collezione "Daini Bixio".
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Frederiksen)

PDF typeset by arranger
arranger (2012/3/30)

Arranger Jørgen Ellegård Frederiksen
Publisher. Info. Jørgen Ellegård Frederiksen
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano solo (Rachmaninoff)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Turbando (2007/7/4)

PDF scanned by Jurabe
Jurabe (2013/4/4)

Arranger Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873–1943)
Publisher. Info. Izbrannie pe'sy dlia fortepiano
Moscow: Muzyka, (1966). Plate 3058.
First published - New York: Charles Foley, 1933. Plate 26476.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano solo (Ritter)

PDF scanned by E-Mn
Massenetique (2016/3/18)

Arranger Théodore Ritter (1840-1886)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Brandus et Cie., n.d.[1878]. Plate B. et Cie. 12,365.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France :
2e série, 67e année, Nº 29, 20 Juillet 1878, p.403, reg.2532.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano solo (Thalberg)

PDF scanned by Caprotti
Caprotti (2008/7/4)

Arranger Sigismond Thalberg (1812–1871)
Publisher. Info. Milano: R. Stabilimento Ricordi, n.d.(ca.1873). Plate 43316.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Nocturne (No.5)

For Piano Trio (Orem)
See: The Trio Club (No.15)
For Viola alta and Piano (Ritter)

PDF scanned by PL-Ep
Schalltrichter (2012/2/27)

PDF scanned by H-DRe
Schalltrichter (2012/3/4)

Arranger Herman Ritter (1849-1926)
Publisher. Info. Übertragungen für Viola (no.16)
Leipzig: Fr. Kistner]], n.d.[1885], Plate 6619.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Contained in the Nitschmann Collection of Elblag Library
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Frederiksen)

PDF typeset by arranger
arranger (2012/3/30)

Arranger Jørgen Ellegård Frederiksen
Publisher. Info. Jørgen Ellegård Frederiksen
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano solo (Moszkowski)

PDF scanned by Olmsted
Olmsted (2011/4/11)

Arranger Moritz Moszkowski (1854–1925)
Publisher. Info. The Etude Magazine, May 1920.
Philadelphia: Theodore Presser Co.
Copyright
Misc. Notes “Mendelssohn’s music to Midsummernight’s Dream, written in his eighteenth year, still remains the exemplar for all fairy music. The lovely nocturne, as arranged by Moszkowski, makes a beautiful piano number, retaining all the charm of the original. Grade 5.”
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Wedding March (No.9)

For Concert Band (Sousa)

PDF typeset by arranger
Sousawelligton (2016/9/22)

Arranger Welligton Sousa
Publisher. Info. Welligton Sousa
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Kowalewski)

PDF typeset by arranger
dwakretki (2010/11/4)

Arranger Jakub Kowalewski
Publisher. Info. Jakub Kowalewski
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Lee)

PDF typeset by arranger
Klavier777 (2017/7/1)

PDF typeset by arranger
Klavier777 (2017/7/1)

Arranger Yoon Jae Lee
Publisher. Info. Ondine Press, 2005.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This score to a professionally engraved, high-quality arrangement of Mendelssohn's wedding march for string quartet is offered free of charge as a special promotion courtesy of the arranger (Yoon Jae Lee) and publisher (Ondine Press). This is an abridged version of the march intended for use as a recessional during matrimonial ceremonies. When performing, crediting the author of this arrangement whenever possible would be greatly appreciated.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Partridge)

PDF scanned by arranger
Stephen Partridge (2011/2/8)

Arranger Stephen Partridge
Publisher. Info. Stephen Partridge
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Violin, Cello and Piano (Sitt)

PDF scanned by Schalltrichter
Schalltrichter (2013/11/26)

Arranger Hans Sitt (1850-1922)
Publisher. Info. Trio-Album Vol.2
Leipzig: Peters, n.d.[1893]. Plate 7885.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For 1 or 2 Violins and Piano (Brunner)
See: Der kleine Paganini No.74
For Accordion, Violin and Cello (Teuling)

PDF typeset by arranger
Adenteuling (2014/3/23)

ZIP typeset by arranger
Adenteuling (2014/3/23)

Arranger Arnold den Teuling
Publisher. Info. Arnold den Teuling
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano and Harmonium (Vilbac)

PDF scanned by RTM
RTM (2009/10/15)

PDF scanned by RTM
RTM (2009/10/15)

Arranger Renaud de Vilbac (1829–1884)
Publisher. Info. L'Harmonium-Concertant, No.14 (No.16)
Braunschweig: Collection Litolff, n.d. (ca.1879). Plate 10700 A, 10700
Copyright
Misc. Notes Monochrome 600 dpi, compr. CCITT group 4 (via GIMP).
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano 4 hands (Mendelssohn)

PDF scanned by Ralph Theo Misch
RTM (2010/5/15)

Publisher. Info. Ausgabe Musikwoche 221.
Leipzig: Verlag der Musik-Woche, n.d.(ca.1910). Plate 217
Copyright
Misc. Notes Scanned at 900dpi monochrome.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For 2 Violins (David)
See: Unsere Lieblinge, Vol.2
For 2 Violins (Pečar)

PDF typeset by arranger
LooneyNina (2011/8/18)

Arranger Nina Pečar
Publisher. Info. Nina Pečar
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Best)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Keanur (2017/5/29)

Arranger William Thomas Best (1826-1897)
Publisher. Info. Arrangements from the Scores of the Great Masters, Vol.1 (pp.116-122)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. Plate 2229.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Dubois)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Vinicio (2007/6/9)

Arranger Théodore Dubois (1837–1924)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., n.d.(ca.1909). Plate D.& F. 9516
Copyright
Misc. Notes Orientation: landscape
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Frederiksen)

PDF typeset by arranger
arranger (2012/3/31)

Arranger Jørgen Ellegård Frederiksen
Publisher. Info. Jørgen Ellegård Frederiksen
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ or Piano (Gouin)

PDF typeset by arranger
arranger (2011/9/26)

Arranger Pierre Gouin - Contact
Publisher. Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2010
Copyright
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. (Abridged version suitable for a wedding, but not for a recital.)
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Jackson)

PDF scanned by US-R
Massenetique (2012/7/11)

Arranger Samuel P. Jackson (1818-1885)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, n.d.(ca.1865). Plate 231.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Willing)

PDF scanned by US-R
Massenetique (2012/8/13)

Arranger Christopher Edwin Willing (1830-1904)
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano (Jaëll)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Hobbypianist (2008/8/22)

Arranger Alfred Jaëll (1832-1882)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1890). Plate 8076
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano (Lenschow)

PDF scanned by US-DMu
WilliamBunting (2011/9/13)

Arranger Charles Lenschow (1820-1890)
Publisher. Info. Music of the Germania Musical Company.
Baltimore: George Willig, Jun., n.d.(1850). Plate 2286.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Date 1850 estimated from Willig plate table. May be possible to obtain a better estimate from contemporary periodicals or otherwise. (Category created in 2012 -after- this was uploaded, and "Charles" Lenschow chosen- should have checked to see if a link already existed, sorry!)
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano

PDF scanned by Unknown
Vinicio (2007/6/10)

Publisher. Info. New York: University Society, n.d.
Copyright
Misc. Notes From an unidentified collection
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Musik zu Ein Sommernachtstraum
Alternative. Title A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Composer Mendelssohn, Felix
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.61 ; MWV M 13
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 14 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1842
First Performance. 1826-08-26 Ouverture (Op.21)
Berlin: Abraham Mendelssohns Wohnhaus. Felix Mendelssohn, conductor.

1827-02-20 Ouverture (Op. 21) (first public performance)

Stetin: Carl Loewe, conductor

1843-10-14 Ouverture und Bühnenmusik (Opp.21 & 61)

Potsdam: Neuen Palais. Felix Mendelssohn, conductor
First Publication. 1844, 1848 - Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel
  • Vocal Score - Plate 7040, 115 pages (1844)
  • Full Score - Plate 7774, 177 pages (1848)
Librettist William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
Language English ; German
Dedication King Friedrich Wilhelm IV
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation vocal soloists, mixed chorus, orchestra
External Links Wikipedia article

Misc. Comments

  • The overture was composed some years earlier (1826) and has a separate opus number (Op.21).