2 CD / Signum Records / 2010-01-01Works: Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture, Op. 19; Symphony no 1 in A flat major, Op. 55; Symphony no 2 in E flat major, Op. 63
Conductors: Davis, Andrew
The Philharmonia Orchestra is widely recognized as the UK’s finest orchestra with an impressive recording legacy, this being their ninth release with Signum Records. This...continue...
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1 CD / Halle Records / 2008-09-01Works: Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture, Op. 19; Dream Children, Op. 43; The Music Makers, Op. 69; Johann Sebastian Bach: Fantasie and Fugue for Organ in C minor, BWV 537
Performers: Irwin, Jane
Conductors: Elder, Mark
Ensemble: Hallé Orchestra; Hallé Orchestra Chorus
Mark Elder and Halle continue their journey through Elgar's work with this delightful CD. Froissart was Elgar's first large-scale composition for full orchestra....continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 2007-10-12Works: Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture, Op. 19; Concerto for Cello; Enigma Variations
Performers: Cohen, Robert [Cello]
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
5 CD / London Philharmonic Orchestra / 2007-04-24Works: Edward Elgar: Symphony no 1 in A flat major, Op. 55; Enigma Variations; Concerto for Cello; Chanson de matin, Op. 15 no 2; Elegy for Strings, Op. 58; Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40 "In London Town"; Froi...
Performers: Bell, David [Organ]; Cameron, Alexander; Chambers, John; Friend, Rodney [Violin]; Willison, John
Conductors: Solti, Georg; Mackerras, Charles; Boult, Adrian; Elgar, Edward, Sir; Ronald, Landon; Handley, Vernon
"Most of the recordings have been issued before, but a handful -- Baker's Sea Pictures and Mackerras' Imperial March -- have rarely if ever been...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-08-29Works: Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture, Op. 19; May Song; Carissima; Romance, for bassoon & orchestra (also arr. for cello & piano), Op. 62; Characteristic Pieces (3), Op. 10; Minuet, for piano (later orch...
Performers: Tilson, Preman
Conductors: Judd, James
Ensemble: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
With their engaging, wistful charm and immediate melodic appeal, Elgar's miniatures represent a less familiar side to the composer's music. The early 'Froissart Overture,' inspired...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2004-07-27Works: Edward Elgar: The Sanguine Fan, ballet, Op. 81; Grania and Diarmid, Op. 42; Froissart Overture, Op. 19; Enigma Variations
Performers: Miller, Jenny
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2003-06-01Works: Edward Elgar: Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40 "In London Town"; Enigma Variations; Froissart Overture, Op. 19
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2002-08-27Works: Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture, Op. 19; Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40 "In London Town"; In the South (Alassio), Concert Overture, Op. 50; Arrangement
Conductors: Gibson, Alexander, Sir
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
"The Scottish Orchestra plays with bold brass and colorful woodwinds, but the thin strings are a problem for Elgar. The remastered early digital sound is...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2002-07-01Works: George Macfarren: Chevy Chace; Henry Hugo Pierson: Romeo and Juliet, Op. 86; Arthur Sullivan: MacBeth; Frederick Corder: Prospero Overture; Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture, Op. 19; Hubert Parry: Ove...
Conductors: Lloyd-Jones, David
Ensemble: English Northern Philharmonia
"67 minutes of delightful, ear-catching musical cameos." -American Record Guide...continue...