Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38; Sea Pictures, Op. 37 / Sarah Connolly, mz; Stuart Skelton, tenor; David Soar, bass. Andrew Davis
2 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2014-10-28Works: Edward Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op. 37; The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
Performers: Connolly, Sarah [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Skelton, Stuart; Soar, David
Conductors: Davis, Andrew
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra
The peerless Elgarian Sir Andrew Davis conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in this new recording of Elgar's choral masterpiece, The Dream of Gerontius,...continue...
Recording information: Fairfield Halls, Croydon (04/03/2014-04/05/2014)....continue...
The Hallé Tradition - Sir Hamilton Harty, Leslie Heward and Sir Malcolm Sargent conduct the Hallé 1925-1941 in music of Dvorak, Brahms, Elgar, Bruch & Schubert [4 CDs]
4 CD / Halle Records / 2014-10-14Works: Antonin Dvorák: Carnival Overture, Op. 92; Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Nocturne for String Orchestra in B major, Op. 40/B 47; Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances...
Performers: Cassadó, Gaspar; Easton, Robert; Eisdell, Hubert; Falkner, Keith; Labbette, Dora; Nash, Heddle [Tenor Vocals]; Noble, Dennis; Sammons, Albert; Williams, Harold
Conductors: Harty, Hamilton, Sir; Heward, Leslie; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: ; Hallé Orchestra
These recordings offer a fascinating insight into the playing of the Hallé before and during the Second World War, primarily with its Principal Conductor, Hamilton...continue...
2 CD / Halle Records / 2013-01-08Works: Edward Elgar: The Apostles, Op. 49
Performers: Coote, Alice; Evans, Rebecca; Groves, Paul; Imbrailo, Jacques; Kempster, David; Sherratt, Brindley
Conductors: Elder, Mark
This new release presents the oratorio planned to open the trilogy, the lesser-known and under-served work The Apostles, in a performance The Guardian described as...continue...
Recording information: The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester (05/05/2012)....continue...
2 CD / Archipel / 2012-01-01Works: Edward Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38; Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
Performers: Nowakowski, Marian; Shacklock, Constance; Vickers, Jon [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Barbirolli, John
The great British conductor and masterful interpreter of Edward Elgar's music, Sir John Barbirolli, leads a cast of singers headlined by the immortal Jon Vickers...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-03-20Works: Edward Elgar: Psalm 48 "Great is the Lord," anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op. 67; They are at rest, anthem for chorus; Queen Alexandra Memorial Ode; Ave Maria, Op. 2 no 2; The Apostles, O...
Performers: Brett, Francis; Quinney, Robert
Conductors: O'Donnell, James [Organ]
Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
Elgar from the Abbey-what could be more fitting? From the regal opulence of Great is the Lord, first performed in Westminster Abbey in 1912, to...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2003-09-01Works: Edward Elgar: Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1; Ave Maria, Op. 2 no 2; Ave maris stella, motet for chorus, Op. 2/3; The Angelus, partsong for chorus, Op. 56/1; I Sing the birth, carol for chorus; O salut...
Performers: Bell, Ian; Carslake, William; Gray, Jeffrey; Hunt, Thomas; Partington, Adrian
Conductors: Hunt, Donald
Ensemble: Worcester Cathedral Choir
2 CD / Pearl / 2001-03-27Works: Edward Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op. 37; The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
Performers: Nash, Heddle [Tenor Vocals]; Noble, Dennis; Walker, Norman
Conductors: Weldon, George; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: Huddersfield Choral Society; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / Symposium / 1998-08-01Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina; Mily Balakirev: Overture on Russian Themes no 2 "Russia"; Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Arnold Bax: Overture to a...
Performers: Easton, Robert; Eisdell, Hubert; Labbette, Dora; Noble, Dennis; Williams, Harold
Conductors: Harty, Hamilton, Sir
Ensemble: Hallé Orchestra ; Hallé Orchestra Chorus ; London Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1992-09-01Works: Edward Elgar: Coronation Ode ("Land of Hope and Glory"), for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; The Spirit of England, songs (3) for soprano/tenor, chorus & orchestra, Op. 80
Performers: Cahill, Teresa; Howell, Gwynne; Rolfe Johnson, Anthony [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Gibson, Alexander, Sir
Ensemble: Scottish National Chorus