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Composer Profile: Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) — The Culture Project

Posted in Uncategorized by Higher Density Blog on July 13, 2016

Perhaps the greatest of the Romantic composers, Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy never lost the respectable middle-class sensibilities with which he was raised. Not for him the crass showmanship of Liszt, or the drug-induced excesses of Berlioz. In this he was likely the product of his upbringing: his parents were Jewish and his father, Abraham, […]

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