Elijah, Op.70

Elijah (German: Elias), Op. 70, MWV A 25, is an oratorio written by Felix Mendelssohn. It premiered in 1846 at the Birmingham Festival. It depicts events in the life of the Biblical prophet Elijah, taken from the books 1 Kings and 2 Kings of the Old Testament. The piece was first published in 1846. The libretto of the piece was composed by the composer, with Julius Schubring (1806-1889), Karl Klingemann (1798-1862) William Bartholomew (1793-1867).

This sheet contains the following parts:

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Elijah, Op.70 - Complete Vocal Score (Hermann Kretzschmar - Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.)
Elijah, Op.70 - Complete Score (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Complete Score (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Flute 1, 2 (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Oboe 1, 2 (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Clarinet 1, 2 (B?, A, C) (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Bassoon 1, 2 (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Horn 1, 2 (D, E, C, G, F, A, E?) (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Horn 3, 4 (B?, F, C, D, E, A) (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Trumpet 1, 2 (D, C, E?, B?, E, A) (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Trombone 1, 2, 3 (alto, tenor, bass clefs), Ophicleïde (Tuba) (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Timpani (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Organ (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Violins I (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Violins II (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Violas (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)
Elijah, Op.70 - Cellos / Basses (Julius Rietz - Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875)

Felix Mendelssohn

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