Die erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60 (Mendelssohn, Felix)

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Rgagnaux (2017/4/29)

Performers Sieglinde Wagner
Anton Dermota
Otto Edelmann
Wiener Singakademie
Wiener Symphoniker
Igor Markevitch
Publisher Info. Österreichischer Rundfunk (ORF), 1952
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Misc. Notes Recorded 1952, April, 23/24, Wiener Konzerthaus
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Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 15
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1877. Plate M.B. 118.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). (#280312)
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Dandeutsch (2015/12/11)

Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 15
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1877. Plate M.B. 118.
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Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 15
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1877. Plate M.B. 118.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog A 2664.
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Massenetique (2012/7/10)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C. F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1878). Plates 6017, 6077.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel Volksausgabe, n.d.(ca.1880). Plate V.A. 147.
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Language English
Translator William Bartholomew (1793-1867), English text
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., n.d. Plate 8120.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich)

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Mcroskell (2007/7/5)

Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1827–1872)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(1878). Plate 6050
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Sonja Leutwyler (alto), Maximilian Schmitt (tenor), Adrian Eröd (baritone), Markus Volpert (bass)
MDR Rundfunkchor, Frankfurt Radio Symphony, Andrés Orozco-Estrada (conductor)

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General Information

Work Title Die erste Walpurgisnacht
Alternative. Title Die erste Walpurgisnacht, Ballade for Choir and Orchestra
Composer Mendelssohn, Felix
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.60
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Overture and 9 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1831/43
First Performance. 1843 February 2, Leipzig
First Publication. 1844 – Leipzig: Kistner
Librettist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Voices
alto, tenor, baritone, bass
Mixed Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (A/C/B), 2 bassoons
2 horns (C/F/E/D), 2 trumpets (D/E/C), 3 trombones
timpani, bass drum, strings
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