Felix Mendelssohn: Elijah (Vocal Score) Old Edition

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Publisher: Novello & Co Ltd.
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work
In writing Elijah, Mendelssohn paid musical tribute to his two musical heroes, Bach and Handel, to which he added his own lyricism and Orchestral colour, blending, in Elijah, elements of the Baroque and his own early Romanticism. He set the scenes of the prophet Elijah’s life in the most dramatic terms. While the oratorio immediately gained enormous popularity, it has not retained the same frequency of performance in modern times, though its power and beauty are undiminished.This sheet music includes thorough historical notes.
Skill Level: Intermediate-Advanced Explain this
No of pages: 214
Language: English
Catalogue No: NOV959134
 
     
       
         

          Felix Mendelssohn: Elijah (Vocal Score) Old Edition reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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          6.5
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          Scores 7.5 out of 10 based on 2 reviews
          5 out of 10

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          If you have the New Novello choral edition, it isn't really worth buying this one. Our choir recommended the Old version but I am using the New one with no problems.
          Confirmed purchase: 13 September 2017
          Published on: 29 September 2017

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          10 out of 10

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          phone contact and the easiness with which the product arrived (plus the free score pencil) !
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          Confirmed purchase: 14 November 2014
          Published on: 28 November 2014

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          5
          After finding the layout and small print of the 1991 New Novello Choral Edition of Mendelssohn Elijah unhelpful, I approached Musicroom archives in the hope that I might be able to purchase a 1903 edition (with just the English text). I was given every help by Chris Ballam and within 5 days I received a wonderful A4 ring-bound copy - perfect for conducting. Superlative service in every sense. Many thanks to all concerned. David Wilson
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