Mendelssohn*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Peter Maag ‎– Mendelssohn In Scotland (Symphony No.3 - "Scotch" / Fingal's Cave)

Label:
Decca ‎– SXL 2246, Decca ‎– SXL.2246
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Repress, Stereo
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Tracklist

A1 Overture "The Hebrides" (Fingal's Cave) Op. 26
Symphony No. 3 In A Minor, "The Scotch" Op. 56
A2 Introduction And Allegro Agitato
B.a Scherzo Assai Vivace
B.b Adagio Cantabile
B.c Allegro Guerriero And Finale Maestoso

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Notes

Repress from June 1961 with the printing company's date code of "6.61" on back of the sleeve.
The original version has a sleeve with scalloped (aka 'half-moon') flipbacks and was released in November 1960.

LABELS:
- Black/silver 'grooved wideband' labels
- "ORIGINAL RECORDING BY" at 11 o'clock
- "Made in England" at bottom
- "RECORDING FIRST PUBLISHED 1960"
- Decca 'Musical Notes' logo on both sides
- Matrix numbers printed upside-down

SLEEVE:
- Front laminated
- Straight two-way flipbacks
- Boxed Decca logos on front and back
- Large "STEREO" on front
- Thin spine with no text on it
- "© The Decca Record Co. Ltd., London, 1960."
- "Cover picture: The Pass of Killiecrankie,
 (photo by arrangement with British Holidays
 and Travel Association).
 Inset: Mendelssohn's own sketch of part of the Pass."
- "Made in England"
- "Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited"
- Unsigned sleeve notes in English on back

CATALOG NUMBERS:
- SXL 2246 on sleeve
- SXL.2246 on labels

OTHER INFORMATION:
- Recorded 21 - 22 April 1960 in Kingsway Hall, London
- Labelography code: ED1
- Corresponding mono issue has cat# LXT 5601
- Sub tracks are not banded on vinyl

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side 1, stamped): ZAL-4811-3D B 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side 2, stamped): ZAL-4812-3E C 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label, side 1): ZAL.4811
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label, side 2): ZAL.4812
  • Other (Printing company's code on back of sleeve): McN6.61®

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