Happy birthday, Felix

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809-1847) premiered his oratorio Elijah in Birmingham, England in 1846. The libretto comes mostly from the Old Testament, chiefly First and Second Kings, Isaiah, and the Psalms. This chorus is a setting of Psalm 91:11.

One Response to Happy birthday, Felix

  1. Lovely. Happy Birthday, Felix. 🙂 — Suzanne

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