Originally posted by argerichfan:
Nobody has yet mentioned the Mendelssohn E minor P&F. (The topic title didn't specify Bach.) Very impressive prelude, and a fugue which builds to a thrilling climax complete with Protestant chorale.
Check out Charles Rosen in "The Romantic Generation" for some humourous -they were
supposed to be humourous weren't they?- comments re the Mendelssohn.
But I've always loved playing it... [/b]