Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90

The Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90, commonly known as the Italian, is an orchestral symphony by Felix Mendelssohn. The Italian Symphony was finished in Berlin, 13 March 1833, in response to an invitation for a symphony from the London (now Royal) Philharmonic Society; he conducted the first performance himself in London on 13 May 1833, at a London Philharmonic Society concert. The symphony's success, and Mendelssohn's popularity, influenced the course of British music for the rest of the century. However, Mendelssohn remained unsatisfied with the composition, which cost him, he said, some of the bitterest ... more

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Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Complete Orchestral Score Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - I. Allegro vivace Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - II. Andante con moto Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - III. Con moto moderato Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - IV. Saltarello: Presto Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Flute 1, 2 Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Oboe 1, 2 Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Clarinet 1 (A), 1 (B♭), 2 (A), 2 (B♭) Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Bassoon 1, 2 Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Horn 1 (A, E), 1 (F), 2 (A, E), 2 (F) Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Trumpet 1 (D, E), 1 (B♭) 2 (D, E), 2 (B♭) Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Timpani Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Violins I Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Violins II Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Violas Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Cellos / Basses Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 4 in A 'Italian', Op. 90 - Complete Piano 4 hands transcription Preview Download
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