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The Longed-for Light: Elgar's Music In Wartime

Elgar / Gritton / Bbc Concert Orch / Wilson
Release Date: 11/13/2012 
Label:  Somm   Catalog #: 247   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Susan Gritton
Conductor:  John Wilson
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Polonia, Op. 76 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 13 Minutes 20 Secs. 
2.
Carillon, Op. 75 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 8 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3.
Sospiri, Op. 70 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4.
Une voix dans le désert, Op. 77 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Susan Gritton ()
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 11 Minutes 4 Secs. 
5.
Carissima by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
6.
Le drapeau belge, Op. 79 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7.
The Sanguine Fan, Op. 81 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 17 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8.
Sursum corda, Op. 11 "Elevation" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 8 Minutes 39 Secs. 
9.
Rosemary by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915; England 
Venue:  Watford Colosseum 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Polonia, Op. 76
Carillon, Op. 75
Sospiri, Op. 70
Une voix dans le desert, Op. 77
Carissima
Le drapeau belge, Op. 79
Rosemary
The Sanguine Fan, Op. 81
Sursum corda, "Elevation", Op. 11: Sursum corda "Elevation", Op. 11

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