Mendelssohn and Victorian England


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This valuable book considers the reception of the composer, pianist, organist and conductor Felix Mendelssohn in nineteenth-century England, and his influence on English musical culture. Despite the composer's immense popularity in the nation during his lifetime and in the decades following his death, this is the first book to deal exclusively with the subject of Mendelssohn in England. Mendelssohn's highly successful ten trips to Britain, between 1829 and 1847, are documented and discussed in detail, as are his ...

Mendelssohn and Victorian England 2016, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138255807

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Mendelssohn and Victorian England 2009, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780754666523