Mendelssohn - Nocturne from Midsummer Nights Dream sheet music for String Quartet
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About 'Nocturne from Midsummer Nights Dream'
|Artist:||Mendelssohn, Felix (biography) (sheet music)|
|Born:||1809 , Hamburg|
|Died:||1847 , Leipzig|
|The Artist:||German Romantic composer, although one who espoused the wore the classical influence of Mozart more than the impassioned Romanticism of Beethoven. His most popular works are concert overtures and desciptive symphonies like the Italian and the Scotch.|
Mendelssohn wrote the incidental music, Op. 61, for A Midsummer Night's Dream in 1842, 16 years after he wrote the Overture.The nocturne was one of three purely instrumental movements, which are often played as a unified suite or as independent pieces, at concert performance or on recording.
It is a standard excerpt that is commonly asked at most principal horn orchestral auditions.
|Score Key:||A major (Sounding Pitch) (View more A major Music for String Quartet )|
|Time Signature:||3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||3|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|
|Style:||Classical (View more Classical String Quartet Music)|
|Copyright:||© Copyright 2000-2019 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com) |
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