Elgar – Cello Concerto, Sea Pictures, etc. (Barbirolli)

Cello Concerto, Sea Pictures, ‘Cockaigne’ Overture

Jacqueline Du Pré, cello

Janet Baker, soprano

London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra

John Barbirolli, conductor

EMI, 2004

Description

Cello Concerto, Sea Pictures, ‘Cockaigne’ Overture – Tracklist:

  1. Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40, “In London Town”
  2. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio – Moderato
  3. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: II. Lento – Allegro molto
  4. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: III. Adagio
  5. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: IV. Allegro – Moderato – Allegro ma non troppo – Adagio
  6. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: I. Sea Slumber-Song “Sea-birds are asleep” (Andantino)
  7. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: II. In Haven (Capri) “Closely let me hold thy hand” (Allegretto)
  8. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: III. Sabbath Morning at Sea “The ship went on with solemn face” (Moderato)
  9. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: IV. Where Corals Lie “The deeps have music” (Allegretto ma non troppo)
  10. Sea Pictures, Op. 37: V. The Swimmer “With short, sharp violent lights” (Allegro molto)