Definition of Mendelssohn, Felix in English:

Mendelssohn, Felix

proper noun

  • (1809–47), German composer and pianist; full name Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy. His romantic music is elegant, light, and melodically inventive. Notable works include the overture Fingal's Cave (1830–2) and the oratorio Elijah (1846) and eight volumes of Lieder ohne Worte (Songs Without Words) for piano.


Mendelssohn, Felix