Fanny Mendelssohn

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Fanny Cécilie Mendelssohn's father, Abraham, was a prosperous banker. When Napoleon's troops occupied Hamburg in 1811, the Jewish family relocated to Berlin. There, in 1816, Fanny and her younger brother…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Das Jahr (The Year), cycle for piano (H. 385) 1841 Keyboard
Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 11 (H. 465) 1846 Chamber Music
Songs (4), for piano, Op. 6 Keyboard
Mélodies (6) for piano, Opp 4 & 5 Keyboard
Songs (4), for piano, Op. 8 Keyboard
Gartenlieder, part songs (6) for chorus, Op. 3 1846 Choral
Songs (6) for voice & piano, Op. 1 1846 Vocal Music
Italien ("Schöner und schöner schmückt"), song for voice & piano (published as Felix Mendelssohn's Op. 8/3) (H. 157) 1825 Vocal Music
Pieces (18), for piano (from the Compilation MA Ms. 44) 1836 Keyboard
Ich wandelte unter den Baumen, song for voice & piano (H. 334) 1838 Vocal Music
Dämmrung senkte sich von oben, song for voice & piano (H. 392) 1843 Vocal Music
Warum sind denn die Rosen so blaß, song for voice & piano, Op. 1/3 (H. 312) 1837 Vocal Music
Harfners Lied, for voice & piano (H. 162) 1825 Vocal Music
Songs (4), for piano, Op. 2 Keyboard
Notturno for piano in G minor (H. 337) 1838 Keyboard
Schwanenlied, song for voice & piano, Op. 1/1 (H. 358) 1840 Vocal Music
Abschied von Rom, for piano (H. 352) 1840 Keyboard
Die Mainacht, song for voice & piano, Op. 9/6 (H. 331) 1838 Vocal Music
Prelude for organ in F major (H. 231) 1829 Keyboard
Sehnsucht ("Fern und ferner"), song for voice & piano (published as Felix Mendelssohn's Op. 9/7) 1828 Vocal Music
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