CONSOLATION (Mendelssohn)

Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (b. Hamburg, Germany, 1809; d. Leipzig, Germany, 1847) was the son of banker Abraham Mendelssohn and the grandson of philosopher Moses Mendelssohn. His Jewish family became Christian and took the Bartholdy name (name of the estate of Mendelssohn's uncle) when baptized into the Lutheran church. The children all received an excellent musical education. Mendelssohn had his first public performance at the age of nine and by the age of sixteen had written several symphonies. Profoundly influenced by J. S. Bach's music, he conducted a performance of the St. Matthew Passion in 1829 (at age 20!) – the first performance since Bach's death, thus reintroducing Bach to the world. Mendelssohn organized the Domchor in Berlin… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: CONSOLATION (Mendelssohn)
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1835; arr.)
Meter: 11.10.11.10
Incipit: 32154 43217 13222
Key: D Major/E♭ Major
Source: Arranged from Lieder ohne Worte, 1834
Copyright: Public Domain;Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #797
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #210
Text: As Pants the Hart for Streams
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #2818
Text: I Hear Thy Voice
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6367
Text: Still, Still with Thee
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #9103
Text: Still, Still With Thee
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #11951
Text: Tell Me, Ye Winged Winds
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
Small Church Music #3663
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

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50 Uncommon Songs #43

Ambassador Hymnal #609

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #573b

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Chalice Hymnal #416

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #797

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #197

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #356

Common Praise #134b

Hinário para o Culto Cristão #351

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Hymns for a Pilgrim People #266

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Hymns of Faith #537

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Hymns to the Living God #281

Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #502b

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Secular Hymnal #28

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Small Church Music #1450

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Small Church Music #1577

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Small Church Music #3663

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Small Church Music #7086

The Christian Life Hymnal #574

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The Cyber Hymnal #210

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The Cyber Hymnal #2818

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The Cyber Hymnal #6367

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The Cyber Hymnal #9103

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The Cyber Hymnal #11951

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #428

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #718

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Worship in Song #33

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #489

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