A Midsummer Night's Dream

Felix Mendelssohn

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Op. 61

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Mendelssohn's incidental music for A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, was completed 16 years after he wrote the Overture, Op. 21. The consistency of style and musical unity between them belie the disparate dates of composition. The overture was by an incredibly musically gifted youth of 17, and the incidental music was...

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