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The Story of Mendelssohn with Music

Item #: 14603 

ISBN: 9781619990982

My Father's World presents the lives and music of the world's great composers in an exciting, easy-to-follow format. A narrator discusses the composer's life, and specially selected music is played - an interesting, informative way to learn more about the giants of classical music.


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ISBN: 9781619990982

My Father's World presents the lives and music of the world's great composers in an exciting, easy-to-follow format. A narrator discusses the composer's life, and specially selected music is played - an interesting, informative way to learn more about the giants of classical music.

Did you know?
  • Mendelssohn was a child prodigy. His wealthy family encouraged him and made his rapid development possible.
  • Mendelssohn was among the first to recognize the importance of Johann Sebastian Bach, whose music he helped rediscover.
  • In addition to his composing and conducting, Mendelssohn found time to direct the Leipzig Conservatory, which became a leading center for musical study.
  • Although he belonged to the generation of German Romantics, Mendelssohn felt close ties with Classical traditions.

Narrated by Arthur Hannes

SPECIAL BONUS: Following The Story of Mendelssohn with Music, you will hear the complete Violin Concerto in E Minor, op. 64.


Included with the Exploration to 1850 Deluxe Package.

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Exploration to 1850