6 Organ Sonatas, Op.65 (Mendelssohn, Felix)

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Sonata No.1 in F minor

 1. Allegro moderato e serioso
#187228 - 8.09MB - 5:53 -  9.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - !N/!N/!N - 2010x

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RTM (2012/3/12)

 2. Adagio
#187229 - 3.85MB - 2:48 -  5.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (4) - - !N/!N/!N - 1240x

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RTM (2012/3/12)

 3. Andante recit.
#187230 - 4.94MB - 3:35 -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - - !N/!N/!N - 695x

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RTM (2012/3/12)

 4. Allegro assai vivace
#187231 - 4.87MB - 3:32 -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - !N/!N/!N - 912x

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RTM (2012/3/12)

Performer Pages:

Christian Gerharz (Organ)

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Essen: Christoph Lahme, 28th Mai 2011. Version 1.0 (2011/5/28).

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Live recording, concert 28th Mai 2011, Krefeld-Oppum, Germany (by using a portable recorder).
Organ built by Heintz, 1993.

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Sonata No.2 in C minor

 1. Grave ; 2. Adagio
#286394 - 10.15MB - 4:26 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 658x

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Bartfloete (2013/6/29)

 3. Allegro maestoso e vivace ; 4. Fuga. Allegro moderato
#286395 - 13.46MB - 5:53 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 576x

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Bartfloete (2013/6/29)

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Michael Schopen (Organ)

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Michael Schopen

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Played live at a MIDI console using the virtual pipe organ software Hauptwerk and the sampleset Velesovo

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Sonata No.4 in B major

 1. Allegro con brio
#301233 - 8.28MB - 3:37 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 287x

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Bartfloete (2013/10/31)

 2. Andante religioso
#301234 - 5.37MB - 2:21 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 267x

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Bartfloete (2013/10/31)

 3. Allegretto
#301235 - 8.10MB - 3:32 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 179x

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Bartfloete (2013/10/31)

 4. Allegro maestoso e vivace
#301236 - 9.83MB - 4:18 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 209x

MP3 file (audio)
Bartfloete (2013/10/31)

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Michael Schopen (Organ)

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Michael Schopen

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Played live at a MIDI console using the virtual pipe organ software Hauptwerk and the sampleset Velesovo

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Synthesized/MIDI

Sonata No.1 in F minor

 II. Adagio
#332843 - 0.00MB - 2:24 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 2x

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Keanur (2014/7/6)

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MIDI file by Pierre Gouin

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2014

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Sonata No.2 in C minor

 Synthesized performance
#227272 - 8.81MB - 9:37 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 234x

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Reccmo (2012/5/31)

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Synthesized

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Altena: Jürgen Knuth

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Sonata No.3 in A major

 II. Andante tranquillo
#332844 - 0.01MB - 2:00 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 5x

MID file (audio/video)
Keanur (2014/7/6)

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MIDI file by Pierre Gouin

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2014

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Sonata No.4 in B major

For Organ (Gouin)

 II. Andante religioso
#332845 - 0.00MB - 1:52 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 11x

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Keanur (2014/7/6)

 III. Allegretto
#332846 - 0.01MB - 3:18 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 4x

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Keanur (2014/7/6)

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MIDI file by Pierre Gouin

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2014

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For Orchestra (Meitzler)

 II. Andante religioso
#253443 - 2.40MB - 02:32 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 114x

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D.C. Meitzler (2012/10/4)

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Finale Digital Orchestra

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D.C. Meitzler

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For 4 Recorders (Mondrup)

 II. Andante religioso
#296687 - 2.06MB - 1:39 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 47x

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Reccmo (2013/9/20)

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MIDI

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Christian Mondrup

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Sonata No.6 in D minor

For Organ (Gouin)

 Finale
#332847 - 0.01MB - 2:19 -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 9x

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Keanur (2014/7/6)

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MIDI file by Pierre Gouin

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2014

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For Piano (Moine)

 Finale
#213597 - 0.01MB - 2:14 -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - !N/!N/!N - 291x

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Reccmo (2012/5/2)

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Synthesized MIDI

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Jean-François Moine

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For 7 Recorders (Mondrup)

 Finale (MIDI performance)
#148218 - 0.00MB - 1:49 -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - !N/!N/!N - 160x

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Reccmo (2011/11/9)

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Christian Mondrup

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Christian Mondrup

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Sheet Music

Scores

Complete

 Complete Score
#52493 - 21.31MB, 63 pp. -  5.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (4) - V/V/V - 8588x

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CBo (2010/1/10)

PMLP13788-Mendelssohn Op 65.pdf
Editor:

Julius Rietz (1812–1877)

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Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 12
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1874-77. Plate M.B. 84.

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 Complete Score
#183661 - 3.94MB, 90 pp. -  5.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - V/V/V - 3018x

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Aldona Jones (2012/3/4)

SIBLEY1802.10489.711f-39087012463339.pdf
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London: R. Cocks & Co., n.d. Plate 9621-9626

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 Complete Score
#34585 - 5.43MB, 88 pp. -  4.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - V/V/V - 2685x

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 Complete Score
#58280 - 5.51MB, 89 pp. -  7.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - V/V/V - 2453x

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Ys (2010/3/7)

PMLP13788-Mendelssohn - Sonatas Op.65.pdf
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Kompositionen für die Orgel
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, No.1744, 1898. Plate 8521.

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 Sonata No.1 in F minor
#58284 - 1.19MB, 19 pp. -  5.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - V/V/V - 3855x

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 Sonata No.2 in C minor
#58285 - 0.64MB, 10 pp. -  6.8/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5) - V/V/V - 4608x

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 Sonata No.3 in A major
#58286 - 0.71MB, 11 pp. -  8.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - V/V/V - 4432x

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 Sonata No.4 in B major
#58287 - 1.15MB, 19 pp. -  2.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - V/V/V - 3630x

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 Sonata No.5 in D major
#58288 - 0.62MB, 10 pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - V/V/V - 2706x

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 Sonata No.6 in D minor
#58289 - 1.16MB, 19 pp. -  6.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5) - V/V/V - 4995x

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PMLP13788-Sonata1.pdf
Publisher Info.:

Kompositionen für die Orgel (pp.34-120)
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, No.1744, 1898. Plate 8521.

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Split from Arturo's scan

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Sonata No.1 in F minor

 Complete Score
#34584 - 0.80MB, 24 pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - V/V/C - 1821x

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Tolentino (2009/7/11)

PMLP13788-Mendelssohn - Sonata Op.65 No.1.pdf
Editor:

Joseph Bonnet (1884-1944)

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Historical Organ-Recitals, Vol. IV (pp.38-61)
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919. Plate 28648

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 Complete Score
#321158 - 0.25MB, 18 pp. -  9.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (12) - !N/!N/!N - 198x

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PMLP13788-Mendelssohn; Six Sonatas Op65 I.pdf
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 II. Adagio
#129975 - 0.10MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 1064x

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Pierre Gouin (2011/9/26)

WIMA.f1a6-Mendelssohn 1reSonate 2 Adagio.pdf
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Pierre Gouin - Contact

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2007

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Sonata No.2 in C minor

 Complete Score
#227270 - 0.17MB, 11 pp. -  2.6/10 2 4 6 8 10 (10) - !N/!N/!N - 2315x

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 Engraving files (Capella)
#227271 - 0.01MB, ? pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 275x

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Reccmo (2012/5/31)

WIMA.2449-Mendelssohn Sonate-op.65.2.pdf
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Altena: Jürgen Knuth

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 Complete Score
#321688 - 0.17MB, 13 pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (9) - !N/!N/!N - 277x

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PMLP13788-Mendelssohn; 6 Sonatas Op65, II.pdf
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Sonata No.3 in A major

 II. Andante tranquillo
#129976 - 0.08MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 1845x

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Pierre Gouin (2011/9/26)

WIMA.5c92-Mendelssohn 3eSonate 2 Andante.pdf
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Sonata No.4 in B major

 II. Andante religioso
#129977 - 0.09MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 1537x

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 III. Allegretto
#129978 - 0.13MB, 6 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 913x

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Pierre Gouin (2011/9/26)

WIMA.c510-Mendelssohn 4eSonate Andante.pdf
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Pierre Gouin - Contact

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2007

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Sonata No.6 in D minor

 IV. Finale. Andante
#129979 - 0.09MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 1719x

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WIMA.a054-Mendelssohn 6eSonate Finale.pdf
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Pierre Gouin - Contact

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 IV. Finale. Andante
#213595 - 0.06MB, 1 pp. -  3.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (13) - !N/!N/!N - 680x

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#213596 - 0.00MB, ? pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 257x

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WIMA.818a-mendels-sonateVI.pdf
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Jean-François Moine

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Complete

For Piano 4 Hands

 Complete Score
#17067 - 5.59MB, 75 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - V/V/V - 581x

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 Original Cover
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Mendelssohn - Op.65 - pf.pdf
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Orgelwerke für Pianoforte zu Vier Händen.
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d. [ca.1876]. Plate V.A. 163

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Sonata No.1 in F minor

For Harmonium

 II. Adagio
#271894 - 0.51MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - V/V/V - 265x

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PMLP13788-mendelssohn1.pdf
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London: Unidentified publisher, n.d.(ca.1885).

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Sonata No.4 in B major

For Orchestra (Meitzler)

 II. Andante religioso
#244404 - 0.04MB, 4 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 167x

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PMLP13788-Meitzler Mendelssohn AndanteReligioso for Orchestra rev20110527.pdf
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D.C. Meitzler

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For 4 Recorders (Mondrup)

 II. Andante religioso - Complete score
#296681 - 0.03MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 107x

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 Descant recorder
#296682 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 32x

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 Treble recorder
#296683 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 26x

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 Tenor recorder
#296684 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 27x

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 Bass recordr
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PMLP13788-son42.pdf
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For Piano 4 hands (Vilbac)

 III. Allegretto
#331919 - 0.56MB, 7 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - V/V/V - 19x

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PMLP13788-Mendelssohn-Vilbac - Op65 No4 Mvmt3 Allegretto - ARRpf4h-bdh.pdf
Arranger:

Renaud de Vilbac (1829-1884)

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L'école concertante. 4ème série:
Fragments et morceaux divers de F. Mendelssohn
(No.48)
Paris: Heugel, n.d.[1877]. Plate H. 6317.

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For Harmonium

 II. Andante religioso
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PMLP13788-mendelssohn2.pdf
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Sonata No.6 in D minor

For 7 Recorders (Mondrup)

 III. Finale - Complete Score
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 Descant recorder 1/2
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 Treble recorder 1/2
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 Tenor recorder 1/2
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 Bass recorder
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Reccmo (2012/2/10)

WIMA.f1fa-son6fin.pdf
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Free Recordings

Sonata No.3 in A major
  • Arjen Leistra, organ
I. Con moto maestoso
II. Andante tranquillo

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General Information

Work Title 6 Sonatas for Organ
Alternative Title
Composer Mendelssohn, Felix
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.65
Movements/Sections 6 sonatas
  • Sonata No.1 in F minor, MWV W 56/2 or MWV W 40
I. Allegro moderato e serioso
II. Adagio
III. Andante Recitativo
IV. Allegro assai vivace
  • Sonata No.2 in C minor
I. Grave
II. Adagio
III. Allegro maestoso e vivace
IV. Fuga: Allegro moderato
  • Sonata No.3 in A major, MWV W 58
I. Con moto maestoso
II. Andante tranquillo
  • Sonata No.4 in B major
I. Allegro con brio
II. Andante religioso
III. Allegretto
IV. Allegro maestoso e vivace
  • Sonata No.5 in D major
I. Andante
II. Allegro maestoso
  • Sonata No.6 in D minor
I. Chorale: Andante sostenuto. Allegro molto
II. Fuga: Sostenuto e legato
III. Finale: Andante
Year/Date of Composition 1831–45
First Publication 1845
Dedication Dr. F. Schlemmer (in Frankfurt am Main)
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Organ solo
External Links Classical Archives article
Wikipedia article


Misc. Comments

Publication History

Reprinted
  • Mineola: Dover Publications, 1991, 2004
  • New York : G. Schirmer, 1896: Compositions for the organ : three preludes and fugues, op. 37; six sonatas, op. 65 / Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Edited and fingered by Samuel P. Warren. Plate 12572
  • Paris : S. Bornemann, 1948: Oeuvres complètes pour orgue / de Félix Mendelssohn ; revues, annotées et doigtées par Marcel Dupré
  • München : G. Henle Verlag, 1976: Orgelsonaten : opus 65 / Mendelssohn Bartholdy ; nach Eigenschriften, Abschriften und den beiden Erstausgaben hrsg. von Hubert Meister ; Finger- und Pedalsatz von Wolfgang Stockmeier

A 3-movement early version of Op.65 no.3 exists in autograph manuscript at SBBerlin.

Op.65 No.2 reuses a postlude (the Nachspiel in D major, MWV W 12) composed in Rome in 1831, according to Todd (Mendelssohn: A Life in Music, p.487). Composition and revision of the sonatas continued well into 1845. - Schissel

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