Mendelssohn: Psalm 42 - "Wie der Hirsch schreit", MWV A 15, Op. 42

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  • Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
  • Editor: John Michael Cooper
  • Piano reduction: Felix Mendelssohn
  • Instrumentation: SATB Choir, Orchestra
  • Work Languages: English, German
  • ISMN: 9790006530243
  • Size: 7.5 x 10.6 inches
  • Pages: 57
  • Urtext / Critical Edition


The setting of Psalm 42, Op. 42 "Wie der Hirsch schreit nach frischem Wasser" ("As the hart pants after the waterbrooks") for soloists, mixed choir and full orchestra dates back to 1837. The well-known Mendelssohn specialist John Michael Cooper has evaluated the first printed edition of the score prepared by the composer himself as well as taking all other important sources into account.