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Felix Mendelssohn, a life in letters

Felix Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn, a life in letters

by Felix Mendelssohn

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Published by Fromm International in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, -- 1809-1847 -- Correspondence.,
  • Composers -- Germany -- Correspondence.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRudolf Elvers, editor
    ContributionsTomlinson, Craig, Elvers, Rudolf, 1924-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.M5 A4 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination334 p. :
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21098302M
    ISBN 100880641193
    LC Control Number86-12028

    In Felix Mendelssohn: His Life, His Family, His Music, Herbert Kupferberg has created a multigenerational biography that also embraces the cultural and .   An extraordinary prodigy of Mozartean abilities, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy was a distinguished composer and conductor, a legendary pianist and organist, and an accomplished painter and classicist. Lionized in his lifetime, he is best remembered today for several staples of the concert hall and for such popular music as "The Wedding March" and Brand: Oxford University Press.

    Full Description: "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy was born at Hamburg, on the third of February, The name to which he was destined to add such lustre, was already high in the annals of fame. Moses Mendelssohn, his grandfather, a great Jewish philosopher, one of the most remarkable men of his time, was the author of profound Metaphysical works, written both in German and Hebrew.   Letters of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy from to by Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, ; Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Paul, ; Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Karl, ; Rietz, Julius, Pages:

    Felix Mendelssohn's music ushers in most marriages; his sister Fanny's music remains mostly unpublished and unperformed. Yet evidence suggests that she was as talented a composer as he was. Kamen (Edward Lear, , etc.) relies heavily on family letters, whose immediacy offsets the intractable problem of writing about the relative of a famous. Letters of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy from to by Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix (ed. Mendelssohn, Paul & Carl) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .


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Felix Mendelssohn, in full Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, (born February 3,Hamburg [Germany]—died November 4,Leipzig), German composer, pianist, musical conductor, and teacher, one of the most-celebrated figures of the early Romantic his music Mendelssohn largely observed Classical models and practices while initiating key aspects of Romanticism—the.

The letters, which span Mendelssohn's entire life, are interspersed with brief narratives that give the reader some background. Throughout, we are shown the composer in all the diversity of his dealings and also given an idea of his lively personality.5/5(3). Felix Mendelssohn: A Life in Letters.

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At age 9, he made his public debut in Berlin. Inhe joined the Singakademie music academy and began composing : Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (), pianist and composer, maintained a prolific and witty correspondence with her younger brother Felix over the course of approximately 25 years, which is here presented in English translation, with the original German for reference.

As the leader of a vibrant salon, Hensel deploys her critical prowess to describe Berlin musical life, including its conservative. Genre/Form: Correspondence Personal correspondence: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, Felix Mendelssohn, a life in.

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Felix Mendelssohn (Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn) (mĕn´dəlsən, Ger. yä´kôp lŏŏt´vĬkh fā´lĬks mĕn´dəls-zōn´), –47, German composer; grandson of the Jewish philosopher Moses ssohn was one of the major figures in 19th-century European music.

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Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, the son of a Berlin Banker was born at Hamburg, February 3, He was the grandson of the famous German philosopher Moses Mendelssohn. Felix was a German composer, pianist, musical conductor, teacher, and one of the most celebrated figures of the Romantic period.

Article. Article. Letter writing was a carefully cultivated art in the household of Abraham and Lea Mendelssohn, a tradition that was maintained throughout their lives as well as the lives of their children. Felix likely exceeded both his siblings and parents as the family's correspondent extraordinaire: recognized as one of the most prolific letter writers of the time, his corpus of.

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