Symphony in D minor MWV N 15 (Reformation Symphony)

Thomas Schmidt (Editor), Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

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    This is the first truly source-critical edition of a major work by a major nineteenth-century composer, drawing on a number of original sources hitherto either unknown or unexplored, together with a plethora of contextual material explicating the history of the work's genesis leading to a fuller understanding of its historical meaning. Includes a 12,000-word introduction, a 33,000-word critical apparatus, and (for the first time) a full transcription of all sketches and drafts of the work.
    Series 1, Volume 7 of the Leipzig Edition of the Works of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Complete works edited by Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationWiesbaden and Leipzig
    PublisherBreitkopf & Härtel
    Number of pages252
    ISBN (Print)9790004803516
    Publication statusPublished - 2017

    Publication series

    NameLeipziger Ausgabe der Werke Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdys
    PublisherBreitkopf & Härtel


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