Tracklist

CD 1: Bach
CD 2: Berlioz
CD 3: Chopin
CD 4: Grieg
CD 5: Mahler
CD 6: Mussorgsky
CD 7: Rimsky-Korsakov
CD 8: Strauss
CD 9: Vivaldi I
CD 10: Relax With the Classics, Volume 1
CD 11: Baroque
CD 12: Bizet
CD 13: Debussy
CD 14: Händel
CD 15: Mendelssohn
CD 16: Orff
CD 17: Saint-Saëns
CD 18: Tchaikovsky I
CD 19: Wagner
CD 20: Relax With the Classics, Volume 2
CD 21: Beethoven I
CD 22: Bizet / Mendelssohn
CD 23: Dvořák
CD 24: Haydn
CD 25: Mozart I
CD 26: Rachmaninoff
CD 27: Schubert
CD 28: Tchaikovsky II
CD 29: Romantic Classics, Volume 1
CD 30: Tranquil Classics, Volume 1
CD 31: Beethoven II
CD 32: Brahms
CD 33: Elgar
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1
Sir Edward Elgar 6:35
2 Enigma Variations, Op. 36: Nimrod
Sir Edward Elgar 4:08
3 Serenade for Strings: Allegro piacevole
Sir Edward Elgar 3:01
4 Serenade for Strings: Larghetto
Sir Edward Elgar 6:02
5 Serenade for Strings: Allegretto
Sir Edward Elgar 2:23
6 Sospiri, Op. 70
Sir Edward Elgar 5:34
7 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: Adagio - Moderato
Sir Edward Elgar 8:22
8 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: Allegro molto
Sir Edward Elgar 4:42
9 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: Adagio
Sir Edward Elgar 5:05
10 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: Allegro - Moderato - Allegro, ma non troppo
Sir Edward Elgar 12:11
CD 34: Holst: The Planets
CD 35: Mozart II
CD 36: Ravel
CD 37: Schumann
CD 38: Vivaldi II
CD 39: Romantic Classics, Volume 2
CD 40: Tranquil Classics, Volume 2

Credits

CD 33: Elgar

premiered in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom (1901-10-19) (track 1)
cello:
Veronique Desbois (tracks 7–10)
composer:
Edward Elgar (1892) (tracks 3–5)
Edward Elgar (1899) (track 2)
Edward Elgar (1901) (track 1)
Edward Elgar (1914) (track 6)
Edward Elgar (1918 – 1919) (tracks 7–10)
conductor:
George Richter (conductor, probably fictitious, or Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–10)
dedicated to:
Augustus J. Jaeger (track 2)
William Henry Reed (track 6)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1–10)
publisher:
publisher:
Boosey & Co. Ltd. (track 1)
part of:
Works of Edward Elgar by opus number (number: op. 70) (track 6)
arrangements:
Pomp and Circumstance Marches, op. 39: March no. 1 in D major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Sospiri, op. 70 (for violin and piano, arr. Griffiths) (track 6)
Viola Concerto: I. Adagio - Moderato (arr. Lionel Tertis) (track 7)
Viola Concerto: II. Lento - Allegretto molto (arr. Lionel Tertis) (track 8)
Viola Concerto: III. Adagio (arr. Lionel Tertis) (track 9)
Viola Concerto: IV. Allegro (arr. Lionel Tertis) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Coronation Ode, op. 44: VI. Finale: "Land of Hope and Glory" (contralto soloist, with chorus) (track 1)
Sanctus (based on "Nimrod" from Variations on an Original Theme ('Enigma'), op. 36) (track 2)
Sanctus Dei (track 2)
The Globalist (track 2)
later versions:
Nimrod (track 2)
part of:
Cello Concerto in E minor, op. 85 (movement) (tracks 7–10)
recording of:
Sospiri, op. 70 (for strings, harp (or piano) and organ (or harmonium)) (track 6)
referred to in medleys: