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Nocturne from Midsummer Night's Dream by Mendelssohn. Sheet music for Recorder, page 1.

Mendelssohn - Nocturne from Midsummer Night's Dream

Sheet music for recorder

Info: At two separate times, Felix Mendelssohn composed music for William Shakespeare's play, A Midsummer Night's Dream. First in 1826, near the start of his career, he wrote a concert overture (Op. 21). Later, in 1842, only a few years before his death, he wrote incidental music (Op. 61) for a production of the play, into which he incorporated the existing Overture. The German title reads Ein Sommernachtstraum.
Date: 1842
Artist: Felix Mendelssohn
Born: 3 February 1809, Hamburg
Died: 4 November 1847, Leipzig
The artist: German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. Mendelssohn wrote symphonies, concerti, oratorios, piano music and chamber music.
Instrument: Recorder
Key: C major
Range: F#5 - G6
Time signature: 3/4
Tempo: 70 BPM
Duration: 1:30
Pages: 1
Difficulty: Easy
Style: Classical

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