Mendelssohn MIDI Files
A list of the best web sites hosting MIDI files of Mendelssohn's music, mostly free downloads.
You can turn any of these files into free sheet music with easy-to-use sheet music software.
Classical Archives - Mendelssohn - Many excellent MIDI files of Mendelssohn's works! After creating a free account (or paying a small fee for more downloads per day), you can click on the MIDI file of your choice to put in your "Downloads" folder. When you're done, access the Download folder and download your MIDI files to your computer.
ON Classical's Felix Mendelssohn MIDI files - An extensive collection of Mendelssohn's works - excellent quality files. To download a file, simply click on the "MIDI" text next to the title of the work. A limit of five files per day may be downloaded for non-members. For 15 Euros (about $19.75 USD), you can have unlimited access to all the files on this enormous site, as well as download them all in a zip file for convenience.
Classical MIDI Files - Mendelssohn - A very nice collection of a variety of Mendelssohn's works. The contributors are acknowledged following the titles of their contributions.
Classical Piano MIDI Page - Nicely done sequences by Bernd Krüger of the Songs Without Words.
Classical Archives - Mendelssohn - This website has changed extensively, but has a tremendous number of fantastic MIDI files. MIDI files are now all free downloads, but you must find the specific work you are looking for and download the MIDI as follows:
- If you're not already a member (you can sign up for a free membership), click the "Become a member" link and enter your information.
- Find the particular work you’re looking for (do NOT use "MIDI" in any searches).
- Click the “MIDI” tab if there is one. If no "MIDI" tab is visible, then there are no MIDI files available for the work.
- Click on the “XX Midis” text.
- Click on the “Show sequences” text link to see the MIDI files that are available.
- Click the Download (or Add to Downloads) and the file is put in a cart called “My Downloads”.
- When you're done adding files (the MIDI files are free) to "My Downloads", click the "My Download button at the top of the page to go to your selected files and download them.
Felix Mendelssohn in The CyberHymnal - This opening page has links to separate pages with the hymn texts, and the midi file for each available for download.
Mendelssohn Page at MidiOrgue - A French site with very nice renditions of Mendelssohn organ music. Click on the red button to the left of each title to access the MIDI file.
Fichiers MIDI de Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy - This French site has a number of works; just click on the title to listen to the MIDI.