[Footnotes]

[Footnotes]
1
Reisebriefe von Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy aus den Jahren 1830 bis 1832, ed. Paul Mendelssohn Bartholdy, vol. I (Leipzig, 1861), pp. 312-13.
Bartholdy
312
I
Reisebriefe von Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy aus den Jahren 1830 bis 1832
1861
2
Er- nest Walker, "Mendelssohn's 'Die einsame Insel'," Music & Letters 26 (1945), 148-50
Walker
148
26
Music & Letters
1945
Gerald Abraham, "The Scores of Mendelssohn's 'Hebrides'," Monthly Musical Record 78 (1948), 172-76
Abraham
172
78
Monthly Musical Record
1948
Donald Mintz, "Melusine: a Mendelssohn Draft," Musical Quarterly 43 (1957), 480- 9910.2307/740765
480
Mathias Thomas, Das Instrumentalwerk Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys (Göttingen, 1972)
Thomas
Das Instrumentalwerk Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys
1972
"Zur Kompositionsweise in Mendelssohns Ouvertiiren," in Das Problem Mendelssohn, ed. Carl Dahlhaus (Regensburg, 1974), pp. 129-38
Zur Kompositionsweise in Mendelssohns Ouvertiiren
129
Das Problem Mendelssohn
1974
3
They are discussed in de- tail in the author's dissertation, Felix Mendelssohn- Bartholdy as Composer: a Study of Selected Primary Sources (Ph.D. diss., Yale University, in progress)
4
Walker and Abraham cited in fn. 2
Sir George Smart on 6 June 1832
5
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Briefe an deutsche Verleger, ed. Rudolf Elvers (Berlin, 1968), pp. 30-31, 33, 36, 39-41, 44, and 45
Bartholdy
30
Briefe an deutsche Verleger
1968
6
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, ed. Margaret Crum, p. 14
Crum
14
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
7
Sebastien Hensel, The Men- delssohn Family (1729-1847), transl. Karl Klingemann, vol. I (New York, 1882), p. 208
Hensel
208
I
The Mendelssohn Family (1729-1847)
1882
Felix Mendelssohn, Letters, ed. G. Selden-Goth (New York, 1945), p. 56
Mendelssohn
56
Letters
1945
8
mm. 14-16 of the printed score
9
Hensel I, 213-14.
10
Letters of 7 August and 11 August 1829
Hensel I, 208-09
11
fn. 2
12
Hensel II, 106, passim
13
Mendelssohn's letters to his family dated 2 September and 10 September 1829 (Hensel I, 219-25)
Devrient dated 29 October 1829
Eduard Devrient, My Recollections of Felix Men- delssohn-Bartholdy and His Letters to Me, trans. Natalia Macfarren (London, 1869), pp. 84-88
Devrient
84
My Recollections of Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy and His Letters to Me
1869
14
fn. 11
15
Mendelssohn to the Berlin publisher, Schlesinger, on 21 February
Elvers, p. 279
16
his letter of 11 April 1830 to Adolf Lindblad. Bref till Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, ed. L. Dahlgren (Stockholm, 1913), pp. 26-36
Dahlgren
26
Bref till Adolf Fredrik Lindblad
1913
17
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Briefe aus Leipziger Archiven, ed. Hans-Joachim Rothe and Reinhard Szeskus (Leipzig, 1971), pp. 126-31
Bartholdy
126
Briefe aus Leipziger Archiven
1971
Felix Mendelssohn- Bartholdys Briefwechsel mit Legationsrat Karl Klinge- mann in London, ed. Karl Klingemann (Essen, 1909), pp. 82-84
Klingemann
82
Felix MendelssohnBartholdys Briefwechsel mit Legationsrat Karl Klingemann in London
1909
18
O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden and the Ave Maria, op. 23, no. 2
19
Unpublished letter in the New York Public Library: "Ich arbeite an meiner Hebriden Ouvertiire, die ich nennen will: Ouverture zu der einsamen Insel. Hoffentlich soll sie bald fertig sein."
20
Reisebriefe I, 34-38.
34
I
Reisebriefe
21
Unpublished letter in the New York Public Library: "Die Ouvertiire hoff' ich bald ganz zusammen zu haben, u. eine grosse lateinische Kirchenmusik die ich schon voriges Jahr in England entwerfen habe, non nobis domine, ist auch beinahe fertig."
22
Mendelssohn's letters of 16, 23, and 30 November 1830 in Reisebriefe I, 55-58, 61-64, and 65-67.
Mendelssohn
55
I
Reisebriefe
23
Reisebriefe I, 72-74.
72
I
Reisebriefe
24
fn. 22
25
Hugo von Mendelssohn Bartholdy (Basel, 1947)
Musik-Historisches Museum von Wilhelm Heyer in C61n, ed. Georg Kinsky, vol. IV (Col- ogne, 1916), pp. 330-33
Kinsky
330
IV
Musik-Historisches Museum von Wilhelm Heyer in C61n
1916
26
fn. 2
27
Mendelssohn during a visit to the Bodleian Library in July 1977
28
his letter of 10 September 1829
fn. 13
his letter of 18 October 1830
fn. 21
29
Mendelssohn still remain un- published, including compositions on Vom Himmel hoch and Wir glauben all' an einen Gott
Rudolf Werner, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy als Kirchenmusiker (Frankfurt, 1930), pp. 65-75
Werner
65
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy als Kirchenmusiker
1930
Brian W. Pritchard, "Mendelssohn's Chorale Cantatas: an Appraisal," in Musical Quarterly 62 (1976), 1-2410.2307/741597
1
30
op. 23, no. 3
31
Mendelssohn's diary entry for that date, "Psalm fertig," and the dated autograph in the Mendelssohn Nachlass of the Deutsche Staats- bibliothek, East Berlin (Band XXIII)
32
30 and 31 December, according to the composer's diary book
33
fn. 23
Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op. 60
plate 2, lines 10-11 and no. 4, Allegro leggiero, mm. 11-14, of Die erste Walpurgis- nacht
Die erste Walpurgisnacht
Mendelssohn's hand: "Milan, July 15, 1831-Paris, February 13, 1832
"Leipzig, December, 1842-Leipzig, July 15, 1843
November 1830 to early April 1831
Robert Schumann, Erinnerungen an Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, ed. Georg Eismann, (Zwickau, 1948), pp. 56-57
Schumann
56
Erinnerungen an Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
1948
Die erste Walpurgisnacht
34
fn. 21
35
Margaret Deneke Mendelssohn Collection Catalogue c. 47.
36
Mendelssohn Nachlass deposited in the Deutsche Staatsbibliothek, East Berlin (Band XVIII)
37
fns. 19 and 21
38
"parallel fifths" at the beginning of the composition
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