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Elgar: The Longed-for Light

Elgar's Music in Wartime

Simon Callow (speaker), Simon Callow (speaker) & Susan Gritton (soprano)

BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson

Here's a supremely enjoyable Elgar survey centred around a clutch of works composed during the Great War...Throughout, the BBC Concerto Orchestra respond with bright-eyed conviction and commendable... More…
  • Presto Recording of the Week
    5th November 2012
  • Gramophone Magazine
    January 2013
    Editor's Choice

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Contents

Elgar: Polonia

Work length13:20
$3.00
$3.60
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Carillon, Op. 75

Work length8:27
$2.00
$2.40
  • Simon Callow (narrator)
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Sospiri, Op. 70

Work length4:52
$1.00
$1.20
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Une Voix dans le Désert

Work length11:04
$3.00
$3.60
  • Susan Gritton (soprano), Simon Callow (narrator)
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Carissima

Work length3:51
$1.00
$1.20
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Le Drapeau Belge

Work length3:27
$1.00
$1.20
  • Simon Callow (narrator)
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Rosemary

Work length3:28
$1.00
$1.20
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: The Sanguine Fan, Op. 81

Work length17:59
$4.00
$4.80
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom

Elgar: Sursum corda, Op. 11

Work length8:39
$2.00
$2.40
  • BBC Concert Orchestra
  • John Wilson
  • Recorded: 13-15 February 2012
  • Recording Venue: Watford Colosseum, United Kingdom