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Mendelssohn: Venetian Gondola Songs

Mendelssohn: Venetian Gondola Songs
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Bar Code:  9790201811727
Part Number:  HN1172
Brand:  Henle


In autumn 1830 Mendelssohn Bartholdy visited Venice whilst on a great European tour and was intoxicated by his impressions. He said of the local gondoliers: “The gondoliers are now crying out to one another again, and the lights are reflected deep in the water- one is playing the guitar and singing. It is a merry night”. He composed these Venetian Gondala Songs as a result of that experience.

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