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Mendelssohn was one of the most gifted composers the world has ever known, surpassing even Mozart in terms of precocity. Mendelssohn had a gift for writing lyrical melodies and for crafting carefully refined pieces. The two works on the program were written before he was thirty years old.

Added by Upcoming Robot on January 25, 2008