Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonie N° 2 - I Allegretto
Jean Sibelius 10:13
2 Symphonie N° 2 - II Tempo andante
Jean Sibelius 14:31
3 Symphonie N° 2 - III Vivacissimo
Jean Sibelius 6:12
4 Symphonie N° 2 - IV Allegro Moderato
Jean Sibelius 12:58
5 Variations Enigma - Thème
Sir Edward Elgar 1:18
6 Variations Enigma - I C.A.E.
Sir Edward Elgar 1:57
7 Variations Enigma - II H.D.S-P.
Sir Edward Elgar 0:47
8 Variations Enigma - III R.B.T.
Sir Edward Elgar 1:22
9 Variations Enigma - IV W.M.B.
Sir Edward Elgar 0:27
10 Variations Enigma - V R.P.A.
Sir Edward Elgar 1:55
11 Variations Enigma - VI Ysobel
Sir Edward Elgar 1:20
12 Variations Enigma - VII Troyte
Sir Edward Elgar 0:56
13 Variations Enigma - VIII W.N.
Sir Edward Elgar 1:54
14 Variations Enigma - IX Nimrod
Sir Edward Elgar 3:51
15 Variations Enigma - X Dorabella
Sir Edward Elgar 2:39
16 Variations Enigma - XI G.R.S.
Sir Edward Elgar 0:56
17 Variations Enigma - XII B.G.N.
Sir Edward Elgar 2:25
18 Variations Enigma - XIII ***
Sir Edward Elgar 2:39
19 Variations Enigma - XIV E.D.U.
Sir Edward Elgar 4:59

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Edward Elgar (1899) (tracks 5–19)
Jean Sibelius (1900 – 1902) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Pierre Monteux (1958-06) (tracks 5–19)
Pierre Monteux (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (tracks 1–4)
dedicated to:
Isabel Fitton (track 11)
Augustus J. Jaeger (track 14)
Lady Mary Lygon (track 18)
Winifred Norbury (track 13)
Dora Penny (track 15)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1958-06) (tracks 5–19)
London Symphony Orchestra (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (tracks 2–4)
producer:
John Culshaw (tracks 1–4)
publisher:
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
Enigma Variations, op. 36: I. C.A.E. (for piano) (track 6)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: Theme (for piano) (track 5)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: V. R.P.A. (for piano) (track 10)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: VI. Ysobel (for piano) (track 11)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: VIII. W.N. (for piano) (track 13)
Enigma Variations, op. 36: XI. G.R.S. (for piano) (track 16)
is the basis for:
Sanctus (based on "Nimrod" from Variations on an Original Theme ('Enigma'), op. 36) (track 14)
Sanctus Dei (track 14)
The Globalist (track 14)
later versions:
Nimrod (track 14)
part of:
recording of:
Sinfonia nro 2 D-duuri, op. 43: I. Allegretto (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (track 1)
Sinfonia nro 2 D-duuri, op. 43: II. Tempo andante, ma rubato (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (track 2)
Sinfonia nro 2 D-duuri, op. 43: III. Vivacissimo (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (track 3)
Sinfonia nro 2 D-duuri, op. 43: IV. Finale. Allegro moderato (1958-06-18 – 1958-06-20) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:

Release

part of: Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips Classics)
ASIN: FR: B00004VCWM [info]