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Mendelssohn- Complete Piano Works (Henle) (Read 1200 times)

Offline kchi

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Mendelssohn- Complete Piano Works (Henle)
« on: April 18, 2013, 01:08:37 AM »
Has anyone had any experience with Henle's edition of Mendelssohn's complete piano works?

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Re: Mendelssohn- Complete Piano Works (Henle)
«Reply #1 on: April 18, 2013, 08:39:26 AM »
I haven't but I own the complete Lieder Ohne Worte and a few Mendelssohn pieces by Henle. They are as good as it gets: that classical Henle typography with big text, clean reading. You'll also find footnotes, reliable sources, alternative versions/prints of the same work sometimes, very interesting and work saving fingerings, highest quality paper... Much better in any sense than the Dover Breitkopf reprint (which I have the second volume). As far as there's not reason to assume the compete Henle edition is different to the separate ones, I think it's a most recommendable edition for Mendelssohn.