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Sir Edward Elgar, Doric String Quartet, Edward Gardner, BBC Symphony Orchestra - Elgar: Symphony No. 1, Introduction and Allegro download album

  • Performer: Sir Edward Elgar
  • Album: Elgar: Symphony No. 1, Introduction and Allegro
  • FLAC: 1870 mb | MP3: 1536 mb
  • Released: 2017
  • Style: Romantic
  • Rating: 4.2/5
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Sir Edward Elgar, Doric String Quartet, Edward Gardner, BBC Symphony Orchestra - Elgar: Symphony No. 1, Introduction and Allegro download album

Moderato - Allegro - Moderatto - Allegretto - Moderato - Tempo I.

Moderato - Allegro - Moderatto - Allegretto - Moderato - Tempo I.

Sir Edward Elgar's Introduction and Allegro for Strings, Op. 47, was composed in 1905 for . Scored for string quartet and string orchestra, Elgar composed it to show off the players' virtuosity.

COMPOSER: Edward Elgar. ENSEMBLE: Doric String Quartet. ORCHESTRA: BBC Symphony Orchestra. CONDUCTOR: Edward Gardner. More from this artist.

Edward Gardner's 2017 audiophile release on Chandos explores two of Sir Edward Elgar's most admired works, the Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and string orchestra, and the Symphony No. 1 in A flat major. Gardner and the BBC Symphony Orchestra are joined by the Doric String Quartet in the Introduction and Allegro, which was modeled on the Baroque concerto grosso form and intended to be a showpiece for the strings of the newly formed London Symphony Orchestra.

Introduction & Allegro, Op. 47: Allegro - - Doric String Quartet 03. Introduction & Allegro, Op. 47: Fugue: Allegro - Doric String Quartet 04. Symphony No. 1 in A-Flat Major, Op. 55: I. Andante nobilmente e semplice-Allegro - BBC Symphony Orchestra 05. 55: II. Allegro molto - BBC Symphony Orchestra 06. 55: III. Adagio - BBC Symphony Orchestra 07. 55: IV. Lento-Allegro - BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Elgar, Symphony N. London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vernon Handley. Nobilmente e semplice II. Allegro molto III. Adagio IV. Lento - Allegro. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios (London) - March 1979. Sir Edward Elgar's Symphony No. 55 is one of his two completed symphonies. The first performance was given by the Hallé Orchestra conducted by Hans Richter in Manchester, England, on 3 December 1908.

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Doric String Quartet, Edward Gardner. BBC Music Magazine, July 2017, Mor. elease Date: 31st Mar 2017. Catalogue No: CHSA5181. As well as highly praised Walton and Britten recordings, the enduring relationship between Edward Gardner and the BBC Symphony Orchestra has seen successful series of works by non-British composers such as Szymanowski and Lutosławski.

Edward Gardner definitely puts refinement before moment-by-moment impact in his first venture into Elgar on disc. His treatment of the Introduction and Allegro – with the Doric Quartet joining the strings of the BBC Symphony Orchestra to provide the solo group – is notable more for its clarity and carefully graded textures than for its bracing athleticism, though it does finally deliver a real punch in the peroration

Album · 2017 · 7 Songs. Korngold: String Sextet & Piano Quintet. Wigmore Hall Live - Doric String Quartet. Korngold: The String Quartets. Schumann: Three String Quartets, Op. 41. 2011. Schubert: String Quartet in A Minor, 'Rosamunde'; String Quartet in D Minor, 'Death & the Maiden'.

Tracklist

Introduction and Allegro, Op 47 (1901, 1905) (14:06)
1 [Introduction.] Moderato - Allegro - Moderatto - Allegretto - Moderato - Tempo I 3:53
2 Allegro 3:35
3 Allegro (Tempo I) - Più Animato - Come Prima 6:38
Symphony No. 1, Op. 55 (1904, 1907 ­– 08) (51:04)
4 I Andante. Nobilmente e Semplice - Allegro - Poco Meno Mosso - Poco Più Mosso - Tempo I - (Poco Animato) - Grandioso (Tempo I) - Meno Mosso - Poco Più Mosso - Tempo I - Poco Meno Mosso 19:25
5 II Allegro Molto 7:16
6 III Adagio - Molto Espressivo e Sostenuto 12:11
7 IV Lento - Allegro - Grandioso (Poco Largamente) 12:00

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Watford Colosseum

Credits

  • Booklet Editor – Finn S. Gundersen
  • Cello – John Myerscough
  • Composed By – Sir Edward Elgar
  • Conductor – Edward Gardner
  • Engineer – Ralph Couzens
  • Leader – Bradley Creswick
  • Producer – Brian Pidgeon
  • Viola – Hélène Clément
  • Violin – Alex Redington, Jonathan Stone

Notes

Recorded in 24-bit/96 kHz 5.0-channel surround sound

track duration are those published in booklet and differ slightly from the actual disk

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 095115518120
  • Label Code: LC 7038
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Rights Society: Public Domain
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