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Hebrides Overture -
Violin Concerto in E minor -
Symphony No.3 in A minor "Scottish" -
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Joseph Swensen - conductor/violin
Rather than solely a composer, Felix Mendeissohn should be considered a polymath - educated and skilled in music, painting and drawing, languages and the classics, as well as being an accomplished sportsman, dancer and chess player. The list of his musical accomplishments - of which composition was always the most important in his own eyes - also includes virtuoso pianist and organist, gifted violinist, conductor, administrator and editor, who left a legacy still respected and followed in the early 21st century.
D. Martin Edinburgh, September 2002
1. Hebrides Overture
Violin Concerto in E minor
2. Allegro molto appassionato - Presto
3. Andante - Allegretto non troppo
4. Allegro molto vivace
Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish'
5. Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agilato
6. Vivace non troppo
8. Allegro vivacissitno - Allegro maestoso assai
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