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Work: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 (Incidental Music)

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ComposerMendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
PeriodRomantic
Year1842
Work typeOrchestral
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ValenciaMansurián, Mendelssohn & Strauss

Mansurian, Mendelssohn, Strauss R.
Orquesta de Valencia; Alexander Liebreich; Pinchas Zukerman; Amanda Forsyth

SydneyTonight We Dream

Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 (Incidental Music)
Sydney Symphony Orchestra; Simone Young; Eamon Flack; Samantha Clarke; Anna Dowsley; Cantillation
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The magic of the night as the Granada Festival opens in the Alhambra

Verklärte Nacht sounded gorgeous in the outstanding surroundings of the Palacio di Carlo V, with the ensemble capturing the grace of the original sextet.
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Magical Mendelssohn from Järvi and the Tonhalle in Zurich

Isserlis makes the most convincing case you could imagine for Schumann, while Järvi and his orchestra have a great time in Mendelssohn
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Vasily Petrenko and the RLPO thrill with early 19th-century classics

The longtime chief conductor proves his mettle once again, delivering an exciting and memorable Beethoven Second Symphony. 
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Rites of spring – and summer – from the LSO and Kevin John Edusei

A rare outing for Lili Boulanger's D'un matin de printemps lay at the dewy centre of this spring–summer seasonal programme.  
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Pintscher's reflection on Shakespearean metamorphoses

In a study of shifting form, tonight's dedication to the bard paired Mendelssohn's incidental music to the play with another work inspired by The Metamorphoses: Matthias Pintscher's mesmerising Reflections on Narcissus.
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