Elgar: Enigma Variations

Elgar: Enigma Variations

by Thomas Beecham

CD

Product Details

Release Date: 07/08/2008
Label: Somm Recordings
UPC: 0748871352223
catalogNumber: 22

Tracks

  1. Symphony (Overture) in D major, G. 521 (Op. 43)  (08:08)
  2. Zémire et Azor, opera in 4 acts: Entrée

    1. Entrée  (03:56)
  3. Zémire et Azor, opera in 4 acts: Passepied

    1. Passepied  (02:15)
  4. Zémire et Azor, opera in 4 acts: Air de ballet

    1. Air de ballet  (04:52)
  5. Work(s): Sir Thomas to audience...

    1. Sir Thomas to audience...  (00:15)
  6. Zémire et Azor, opera in 4 acts: Entr'acte

    1. Entr'acte  (02:19)
  7. Zémire et Azor, opera in 4 acts: Finale

    1. Finale  (01:43)
  8. Die Lorelei, song for voice & orchestra, S. 369 (LW N4/3)  (07:36)
  9. Le Chasseur maudit (The Accursed Huntsman), symphonic poem (also arr. for piano, 4 hands), M. 44  (13:26)
  10. Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36

    1. Theme  (01:23)
    2. Var. 1. C.A.E. (Caroline Alice Elgar)  (01:40)
    3. Var. 2. H.D.S.-P. (Hew David Steuart-Powell)  (00:45)
    4. Var. 3. R.B.T. (Richard Baxter Townshend)  (01:18)
    5. Var. 4. W.M.B. (William Meath Baker)  (00:26)
    6. Var. 5. R.P.A. (Richard P. Arnold)  (01:51)
    7. Var. 6. Ysobel (Isabel Fitton)  (01:23)
    8. Var. 7. Troyte (Troyte Griffith)  (00:55)
    9. Var. 8. W.N. (Winifred Norbury)  (01:37)
    10. Var. 9. Nimrod (Arthur J. Jaeger)  (03:35)
    11. Var. 10. Intermezzo  (01:33)
    12. Var. 10. Dorabella (Dora Penny)  (01:38)
    13. Var. 11. G.R.S. (George Robertson Sinclair)  (00:57)
    14. Var. 12. B.G.N. (Basil G. Nevinson)  (02:24)
    15. Var. 13. *** (Lady Mary Trefusis)  (02:48)
    16. Var. 14. E.D.U. (The composer)  (04:42)

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