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Elgar: Enigma Variations, Sea Pictures, In The South / Weldon, Philharmonia Orchestra, London So


Release Date: 11/11/2008 
Label:  Somm   Catalog #: 73   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  George Weldon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. In the South, Op. 50 "Alassio" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  George Weldon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; England 
2. Sea Pictures, Op. 37 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  George Weldon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897-1899; England 
3. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  George Weldon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 

Sound Samples

In the South Overture, Op. 50, "Alassio"
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 1. Sea Slumber-Song
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 2. In Haven (Capri)
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 3. Sabbath Morning at Sea
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 4. Where Corals Lie
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 5. The Swimmer
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Theme: Andante
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 1: C. A. E. (The Composer's Wife)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 2: H. D. S-P. (Hew David Steuart-Powell)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 3: R. B. T. (Richard Baxter Townshend)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 4: W. M. B. (William Meath Baker)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 5: R. P. A. (Richard Penrose Arnold)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 6: Ysobel (Isabel Fitton)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 7: Troyte (Troyte Griffith)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 8: W. N. (Winifred Norbury)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 9: Nimrod (A. J. Jaeger)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 10: Intermezzo: Dorabella (Dora Penny)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 11: G. R. S. (George Robertson Sinclair)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 12: B. G. N. (Basil G. Nevinson)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 13: Romanza: *** (Lady Mary Lygon)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 14: Finale: E. D. U. (The Composer)

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