Mendelssohn and the Orchestra

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This book chapter, in a volume probing Mendelssohn's various practical activities, examines the orchestra at Mendelssohn's disposal, his influence upon its nature, and likely performing practices inherent within this. Includes some discussion of his activities as a conductor.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMendelssohn in Performance
EditorsSiegwart Reichwald
Place of PublicationBloomington & Indianapolis
PublisherIndiana University Press
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)9780253002617, 9780253351999
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes

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    Milsom, D. (2008). Mendelssohn and the Orchestra. In S. Reichwald (Ed.), Mendelssohn in Performance (pp. 85-100). Indiana University Press.