Fanny Mendelssohn

Biography by

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…
Read Full Biography

Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 11 (H. 465) 1846 26:19 Chamber Music
Harfners Lied, for voice & piano (H. 162) 1825 02:29 Vocal Music
Ich wandelte unter den Baumen, song for voice & piano (H. 334) 1838 03:34 Vocal Music
Mai: Frühlingslied, for piano (Das Jahr, H. 385/5) 1841 02:20 Keyboard
Warum sind denn die Rosen so blaß, song for voice & piano, Op. 1/3 (H. 312) 1837 02:12 Vocal Music
Prelude for organ in F major (H. 231) 1829 04:04 Keyboard
Italien ("Schöner und schöner schmückt"), song for voice & piano (published as Felix Mendelssohn's Op. 8/3) (H. 157) 1825 01:44 Vocal Music
Dämmrung senkte sich von oben, song for voice & piano (H. 392) 1843 02:26 Vocal Music
Sehnsucht ("Fern und ferner"), song for voice & piano (published as Felix Mendelssohn's Op. 9/7) 1828 02:28 Vocal Music
Die frühen Gräber, song for voice & piano, Op. 9/4 (H. 222) 1828 03:45 Vocal Music
Im wunderschönen Monat Mai, for 2 voices & piano (H. 323) 1836 01:07 Vocal Music
Pastorella, for piano in A major (H. 425) 1846 04:21 Keyboard
Wenn ich in deine Augen sehe, for 2 voices & piano (H. 329) 1836 02:26 Vocal Music
Abschied von Rom, for piano (H. 352) 1840 03:21 Keyboard
Songs (4), for piano, Op. 6 08:35 Keyboard
Farewell, song for voice & piano (H. 316) 1836 03:48 Vocal Music
Bright Be the Place of Thy Soul, song for voice & piano (H. 318) 1836 03:35 Vocal Music
Schöne Fremde ("Es rauschen die Wipfel und schauern"), for chorus, Op. 3/2 (H. 437) 1846 02:28 Choral
String Quartet in E flat major (H. 277) 1834 20:04 Chamber Music
Nach Suden, song for voice & piano, Op. 10/1 (H. 373) 1841 02:03 Vocal Music
See All Compositions