Indeed, Mendelssohn will be performed in every shape and size, and on instruments old and new.
There will also be the music of his colleagues and subsequent transcribers. Leo Botstein will do a lot of the conducting and some of the speaking. Benita Valente and Lucy Shelton will sing. Claire Bloom will recite.
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