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composer: Edward Elgar (1899)
dedicated to: William Meath Baker
arrangements: Enigma Variations, op. 36: IV. W.M.B. (for piano)
part of: Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma" (movement)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1926-04-28 – 1926-08-30 Variations on an Original Theme (“Enigma”), op. 36: IV. W.M.B. (W. M. Baker) Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, Sir Edward Elgar 0:31
1936-03-26 Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”, op. 36: IV. W.M.B BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 0:26
1951-12-10 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": Variation IV (W.M.B.). Allegro di molto NBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini 0:28
1953-09-28 Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”, op. 36: IV. W.M.B London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 0:29
1956-06-21 – 1956-06-23 Enigma Variations, op. 36: IV. W. M. B. (William Meath Baker) Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 0:29
1958-06 Enigma Variations: W.M.B. (Allegro di Molto) London Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Monteux 0:27
1961-08-08 – 1961-08-09 Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”, op. 36: IV. W.M.B London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 0:29
1962-05-09 – 1962-08-27 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. W.M.B. (William Meath Baker) Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 0:30
1965-01-16 – 1965-01-17 "Enigma" Variations, op. 36: (W.M.B.) Allegro di molto London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 0:30
1967-07-03 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": V. Variation 4 (Allegri di molto). "W.M.B." Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Constantin Silvestri 0:31
1970-08-04 – 1970-08-06 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto) London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 0:28
1972-05 Enigma Variations, op. 36: Variation IV Los Angeles Philharmonic, Zubin Mehta 0:29
1972-09-07 – 1972-09-08 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": 4. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto) Česká filharmonie, Leopold Stokowski 0:31
1974-05 Enigma Variations, op. 36: Variation IV. W.M.B. Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti 0:30
1975-03 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: IV. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto) London Symphony Orchestra, Eugen Jochum 0:31
1975-06 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. (W. M. B.): Allegro di molto Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Norman Del Mar 0:31
1976-04-06 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": IV. (W.M.B.). Allegro Di Molto London Philharmonic Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim 0:31
1978 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: (W.M.B.) Allegro di molto Scottish National Orchestra, Sir Alexander Gibson 0:32
1981-12-29 Variations on an Original Theme ("Enigma"), op. 36: IV. (W. M. B.): Allegro di molto Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis 0:29
1982-04-15 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. (W.M.B.) Allegro di molto BBC Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein 0:30
1983-01 Enigma Variations, Op. 36 (I-IV) C.A.E. - H.D.S.P. - R.B.T. - W.M.B. London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley 5:59
1983-12-14 Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 „Enigma-Variationen“: IV. (W.M.B.) Allegro di molto live Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Sir Colin Davis 0:30
1985-03-11 – 1985-03-13 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. WMB David Bell, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras 0:30
1985-07 Enigma Variations, op. 36: IV. W. M. B. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin 0:32
1985-07 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": 4. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn 0:31
1987-04 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. (W.M.B.): Allegro di molto Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli 0:31
1987-12 Enigma Variations, op. 36: Variation IV. (W.M.T.): Allegro di molto Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton 0:31
1988-01-18 – 1988-01-19 Variation on an Original Theme (“Enigma”) for orchestra, op. 36: IV. (W.M.B.) London Philharmonic Orchestra, Bryden Thomson 0:30
1988-04-26 – 1988-04-27 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. WMB: Allegro di molto London Symphony Orchestra, Barry Tuckwell 0:29
1989-01-09 – 1989-01-15 Enigma Variations, op. 36: IV. Allegro di molto Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu, Adrian Leaper 0:33
1989-07-28 – 1989-07-30 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: IV. (W.M.B.) English Symphony Orchestra, William Boughton 0:30
1991-04 Enigma Variations, op. 36 no. 4: W.M.B. BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis 0:30
1992-02-24 – 1992-02-25 Enigma Variations, op. 36: IV. W.M.B.: Allegro di molto Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras 0:32
1993-08-28 – 1993-08-29 Enigma Variations: IV. W.M.B. (William Meath Baker) City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle 0:28
1994-05 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": IV. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin 0:34
1994-10-10 – 1994-10-14 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36: Variation 4: Allegro di molto Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Saarbrücken, Stanisław Skrowaczewski 0:35
1995-09 Variations on an Original Theme, "Enigma", Op. 36: Var. 4 (W.M.B.) Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, George Hurst 0:32
1996-04-19 – 1996-04-22 Enigma Variations, op. 36: IV. (W.M.B.) live Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti 0:31
1997-04-25 Enigma Variations: Variation IV WMB live BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka 0:31
1998-10 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": IV. W.M.B. (Allegro di molto) Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir John Eliot Gardiner 0:31
2007-01-06 – 2007-01-07 Enigma Variations, op. 36: WMB live London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 0:31
2015-09 Variations for orchestra 'Enigma', op. 36: Variation 4: W.M.B. BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins 0:30
Enigma Variations, op. 36: V. Variation 4 (W.M.B) The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 0:33
Enigma Variations: IV. W.M.B. Hallé Orchestra, Sir Mark Elder 0:30
Enigma Variations: IV. W.M.B. (William Meath Baker) Kansas City Symphony, Michael Stern 0:32
Enigma Variations: W.M.B., Var. IV: Allegro di molto Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Järvi 0:30
Variationen über ein originales Thema "Enigma", op. 36: IV. W.M.B. (William Meath Baker) Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester Berlin, Rolf Kleinert 0:31
Variations on an original theme 'Enigma' - Var. 4 (W.M.B.) Hallé Orchestra, Sir Hamilton Harty 0:25
Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: IV. W.M.B. London Festival Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves 0:31
Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: Variation IV (W.M.B) London Philharmonic Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin 0:33
Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: W.M.B. London Philharmonic, Sir Adrian Boult 0:29
Variations on an Original Theme (‘Enigma’), op. 36: Allegro di molto (W.M.B.) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Nick Davies 0:34
Variations on an Original Theme ("Enigma"), Op.36: IV. W.M.B. Allegro di molto BBC Philharmonic, Sir Edward Downes 0:30
Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": Variation IV [WMB] Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit 0:28
Variations, op. 36: WMB London Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Daniel 0:29