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Elgar: Enigma Variations, Serenade, Cockaigne / Elder, Halle Orchestra


Release Date: 11/11/2008 
Label:  Hallé   Catalog #: 7501   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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One of the earlier releases in the Hallé Orchestra's CD label features music by a composer strongly associated with the orchestra's history, Sir Edward Elgar and the inspiring Enigma Variations. One of the earlier releases in the Hallé Orchestra's CD label features music by a composer strongly associated with the orchestra's history, Sir Edward Elgar and the inspiring Enigma Variations. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; England 
Length: 12 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2. Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40 "In London Town" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; England 
Length: 14 Minutes 55 Secs. 
3. Chanson de matin, Op. 15 no 2 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
4. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 

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