Symphony No.5, Op.107

The Symphony No. 5 in D major/D minor, Op. 107, known as the Reformation, was composed by Felix Mendelssohn in 1830 in honor of the 300th anniversary of the Presentation of the Augsburg Confession. The Confession is a key document of Lutheranism and its Presentation to Emperor Charles V in June 1530 was a momentous event of the Protestant Reformation. This symphony was written for a full orchestra and was Mendelssohn's second extended symphony. It was not published until 1868, 21 years after the composer's death – hence its numbering ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Symphony No.5, Op.107 - I. Andante – Allegro con fuoco
Symphony No.5, Op.107 - II. Allegro vivace
Symphony No.5, Op.107 - III. Andante IV. Andante con moto

Felix Mendelssohn

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. The grandson of the ...
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