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Elgar: The Dream Of Gerontius / Hill, Kendall, Fryer, Et Al


Release Date: 08/05/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553885-86   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  William KendallSarah FryerMatthew Best
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony OrchestraBournemouth Sinfonietta ChorusWaynflete Singers
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  William Kendall (Tenor), Sarah Fryer (Mezzo Soprano), Matthew Best (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra,  Bournemouth Sinfonietta Chorus,  Waynflete Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1996 

Sound Samples

The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part I: Prelude
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part I: Jesu, Maria - I Am Near to Death
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part I: Rouse Thee, My Fainting Soul
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part I: Sanctus Fortis, Sanctus Deus
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part I: Proficiscere, Anima Christiana
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: I Went to Sleep
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: It is a Member of That Family
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: But Hark! Upon My Sense Comes a Fierce Hubbub
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: I See Not Those False Spirits
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: But Hark! A Grand Mysterious Harmony
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: Thy Judgement Now is Near
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: I Go Before My Judge
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Part II: Softly and Gently, Dearly-Ransomed Soul

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