“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
by Felix Mendelssohn, transcribed by Samuel P Warren,
reprint from G Schirmer, 1877
This is a new printing of the original edition on sturdy acid-free paper. 12 pages. We include a capsule biography and list of organ music.
Warren made a beautiful and faithful transcription of this beautiful, restful music. You may want to learn these other transcriptions,
the entire great Overture
. Highest quality guaranteed. Size of music is
13.5" x 10.5"
This Is Newly Printed Music
(1809–1847) was a child
prodigy whose short life produced some of the greatest early Romantic music. He wrote the Overture in 1826 when he was 17 years
old to accompany Shakespeare’s play and composed the remainder of the incidental music at age 33.
Samuel P Warren
(1841–1915), though born in Montreal, made his mark on the organ world
in New York City. He was a founder of the American Guild of Organists
, a respected
performer and teacher, and extraordinary transcriptionist. Moderately difficult to difficult.