July 24, 2016

The 5 Best Mendelssohn Scherzos

Felix Mendelssohn is one of my favorite composers (but is he on Mt. Rushmore?).  He was just as much a child prodigy as Mozart ever was, and just like Mozart, he didn’t live to see his 40th birthday.  He gets far too little credit, mostly because he wasn’t revolutionary in his composing.  Like Brahms, he…

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