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: "Fingal's Cave" (1830–32), "Elijah" (1846), and eight volumes of "Lieder ohne Worte (Songs Without Words") for piano.

Pronunciation:

Mendelssohn, Felix

/ˈmendl-sən/