Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: Theme (Andante)
Edward Elgar 1:31
2 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: I. C.A.E. (L’istesso tempo)
Edward Elgar 1:42
3 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: II. H.D.S.-P. (Allegro)
Edward Elgar 0:49
4 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: III. R.B.T. (Allegretto)
Edward Elgar 1:26
5 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: IV. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto)
Edward Elgar 0:31
6 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: V. R.P.A. (Moderato)
Edward Elgar 1:54
7 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: VI. Ysobel (Andantino)
Edward Elgar 1:21
8 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: VII. Troyte (Presto)
Edward Elgar 0:59
9 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: VIII. W.N. (Allegretto)
Edward Elgar 1:58
10 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: IX. Nimrod (Adagio)
Edward Elgar 5:05
11 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: X. Intermezzo: Dorabella (Allegretto)
Edward Elgar 2:44
12 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: XI. G.R.S. (Allegro di molto)
Edward Elgar 0:59
13 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: XII. B.G.N. (Andante)
Edward Elgar 2:37
14 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: XIII. Romanza *** (Moderato)
Edward Elgar 2:57
15 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: XIV. Finale: E.D.U. (Allegro – Presto)
Edward Elgar 5:17
16 The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War
Gustav Holst 6:37
17 The Planets, op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Gustav Holst 7:28
18 The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger
Gustav Holst 4:00
19 The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
Gustav Holst 8:03
20 The Planets, op. 32: V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age
Gustav Holst 7:49
21 The Planets, op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician
Gustav Holst 5:28
22 The Planets, op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic
Gustav Holst 6:46

Credits

Digital Media 1

additional chorus master:
Lorna Cooke deVaron (track 22)
balance engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1975-03) (tracks 1–15)
choir vocals:
New England Conservatory Chorus (1970-10) (track 22)
chorus master:
Lorna Cooke deVaron (1970-10) (track 22)
composer:
Edward Elgar (1899) (tracks 1–15)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (tracks 16–22)
conductor:
William Steinberg (conductor) (1970-10) (tracks 16–22)
Eugen Jochum (1975-03) (tracks 1–15)
dedicated to:
Isabel Fitton (track 7)
Augustus J. Jaeger (track 10)
Lady Mary Lygon (track 14)
Winifred Norbury (track 9)
Dora Penny (track 11)
orchestra:
Boston Symphony Orchestra (1970-10) (tracks 16–22)
London Symphony Orchestra (1975-03) (tracks 1–15)
producer:
Günther Breest (tracks 1–15)
publisher:
recorded at:
Walthamstow Assembly Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1975-03) (tracks 1–15)
arrangements:
Enigma Variations, op. 36: I. C.A.E. (for piano) (track 2)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: Theme (for piano) (track 1)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: V. R.P.A. (for piano) (track 6)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: XI. G.R.S. (for piano) (track 12)
Jupiter Hymn (excerpt from Jupiter/The Planets) (track 19)
Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity (Arranged for organ) (track 19)
Mars (from The Planets) (for large brass ensemble, Sauer) (track 16)
Mars, The Bringer of War (Arranged for organ) (track 16)
Mercury, The Messenger (Arranged for organ) (track 18)
Saturn, The Bringer of Old Age (Arranged for organ) (track 20)
The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 16)
The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (for brass quintet and organ) (track 16)
The Planets, op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace (for brass quintet and organ) (track 17)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for wind ensemble, Romano) (track 18)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for brass quintet and organ) (track 18)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for brass quintet and organ) (track 19)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 19)
The Planets, op. 32: V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age (for brass quintet and organ) (track 20)
The Planets, op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician (for brass quintet and organ) (track 21)
The Planets, op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic (for brass quintet and organ) (track 22)
Uranus, The Magician (Arranged for organ) (track 21)
Venus, The Bringer of Peace (Arranged for organ) (track 17)
宇宙めぐり (tracks 17–18)
is the basis for:
Hammerheart (track 19)
Joybringer (track 19)
Sanctus (based on "Nimrod" from Variations on an Original Theme ('Enigma'), op. 36) (track 10)
Sanctus Dei (track 10)
The Globalist (track 10)
ジュピター (track 19)
later versions:
Angelic Hymns: Mars (track 16)
Nimrod (track 10)
Thaxted (track 19)
じゅぴにゃー (track 19)
orchestration of:
The Planets, op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician (for two pianos) (track 21)
The Planets, op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic (for two pianos) (track 22)
part of:
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (tracks 16–22)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (tracks 16–22)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Prelude to Madness (track 16)

Release

part of: Classikon (Deutsche Grammophon) (number: 93)
ASIN: UK: B000025WU2 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/5089439 [info]