An Early Evening Stroll
Felix and the String Quartet: part III.
On today’s episode of ‘An Early Evening Stroll’, part III of ‘Felix and the String Quartet’. At 26, Mendelssohn is the most prominant living German composer of his time and he is extremely busy. Then he meets Cécile Jeanrenaud, the love of his life. They marry, and during their lengthy honeymoon Felix composes one piece after another. After eight years, he also resumes composing string quartets.
Felix Mendelssohn: String Quartet in D major op. 44 no. 1
Doric String Quartet
Felix Mendelssohn: Prelude op. 35 no. 1
Javier Perianes, piano
Felix Mendelssohn: three pieces from String Quartet in E minor op. 44 no. 2
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