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Elgar: Coronation Ode, Spirit Of England / Gibson, Sccotish


Release Date: 08/11/1993 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6574   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Anne CollinsAnthony Rolfe JohnsonGwynne HowellTeresa Cahill
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish National ChorusRoyal Scottish National Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Coronation Ode, Op. 44 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Anne Collins (Mezzo Soprano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Gwynne Howell (Bass),
Teresa Cahill (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish National Chorus,  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; England 
Date of Recording: 12/1976 
Venue:  Paisley Abbey, Scotland 
Length: 36 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
The Spirit of England, Op. 80 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Teresa Cahill (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish National Chorus,  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915-1917; England 
Date of Recording: 12/1976 
Venue:  Paisley Abbey, Scotland 
Length: 30 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Coronation Ode, Op. 44: I. Introduction: Crown the King (Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Coronation Ode, Op. 44: IIa. The Queen (Chorus)
Coronation Ode, Op. 44: IIb. Daughter of Ancient Kings (Chorus)
Coronation Ode, Op. 44: III. Britain, ask of thyself (Bass, Chorus)
Coronation Ode, Op. 44: IVa. Hark, upon the hallowed air (Soprano, Tenor) - IVb. Only let the heart be pure (Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Bass)
Coronation Ode, Op. 44: V. Peace, gentle peace (Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Coronation Ode, Op. 44: VI. Finale: Land of Hope and Glory (Contralto, Chorus)
The Spirit of England, Op. 80: No. 1. The Fourth of August
The Spirit of England, Op. 80: No. 2. To Women
The Spirit of England, Op. 80: No. 3. For the Fallen

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