Browse: Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream - incidental music, Op. 61
This page lists all recordings of A Midsummer Night's Dream - incidental music, Op. 61 (including overture) by Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47).
Ceri-Lyn Cissone (narrator), Alexander Knox (narrator) & Frankie Wakefield (narrator)
London Symphony Orchestra & The Monteverdi Choir, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
…much to enjoy here…pinpoint precision of melody-carrying flutes and violins, the sure footed bass and above all a sense that the composer is being taken seriously. — More…
SACD + Blu-ray
Kathleen Battle, Frederica von Stade, Judi Dench, Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa
Recorded in May 2013, Philharmonie Berlin
Deborah York (soprano) & Stella Doufexis (mezzo-soprano)
Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado
The bonus documentary on Claudio Abbado's first year with the Berlin Philharmonic is full of insights…[the last concert] gave the [Berliners] a chance to show in Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's... — More…
2 CDs + Blu-ray
Paul Zukofsky (violin), Christoph Eschenbach (piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Teresa Berganza (mezzo), Krystian Zimerman (piano), Kathleen Battle (soprano), Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), Simon Preston (organ), Trevor Pinnock (harpischord), Gidon Kremer (violin), Frederica von Stade (mezzo),...
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Arleen Augér (soprano), Ann Murray (mezzo)
The Ambrosian Singers, Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Neville Marriner
Stereo · Recorded In 1960
Heather Harper (soprano) & Janet Baker (contralto)
Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, Otto Klemperer
Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano) & Marion Lowe (soprano)
Female Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden & London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, Peter Maag
the performances throughout will be found to be polished, stylish and full of character — More…