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Solti Conducts Mendelssohn

Synopsis
Georg Solti conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Overture, Scherzo, Wedding March) and the Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90, (Italian Symphony). Recorded before a live audience at Chicago’s Orchestra Hall.
Series
Great Performances
Language
English
Country
Germany; Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1976
Transmission details
8 Dec 1976 (Channel: PBS)
Duration
60 mins

Credits

Director
Humphrey Burton
Producer
David Griffiths
Music
Felix Mendelssohn
Contributor
Georg Solti

Additional Details

Production type
Other
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

UNITEL

Archive

Name

Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division

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Phone
(20) 707-8572
Fax
(20) 707-237’1
Address
Motion Picture & Television Reading Room
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Washington, D.C.
20540-4690
United States

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