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composer: Edward Elgar (1899)
dedicated to: Lady Mary Lygon
arrangements: Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIII. ? ? ? (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: XIII. Romanza: *** [Lady Mary Lygon] Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, Sir Edward Elgar 2:03
1936-03-26 Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”, op. 36: XIII. Romanza: *** BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 2:21
1951-12-10 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": Variation XIII (***). Romanza. Moderato NBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini 2:45
1953-09-28 Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”, op. 36: XIII. Romanza: *** London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 2:35
1956-06-21 – 1956-06-23 Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIII.Romanza: *** (Lady Mary Lygon) Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 2:36
1958-06 Enigma Variations: *** Romanza (Moderato) London Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Monteux 2:39
1961-08-08 – 1961-08-09 Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”, op. 36: XIII. Romanza: *** London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 2:38
1962-05-09 – 1962-08-27 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza: *** (Lady Mary Lygon) Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 2:46
1965-01-16 – 1965-01-17 "Enigma" Variations, op. 36: Romanza (***) Moderato London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 3:04
1967-07-03 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": XIV. Variation 13 (Romanza: Moderato). "***" Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Constantin Silvestri 2:18
1970-08-04 – 1970-08-06 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza (Moderato) London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 2:34
1972-05 Enigma Variations, op. 36: Variation XIII Los Angeles Philharmonic, Zubin Mehta 2:29
1972-09-07 – 1972-09-08 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": 13. Romanza *** (Moderato) Česká filharmonie, Leopold Stokowski 3:13
1974-05 Enigma Variations, op. 36: Variation XIII. (Romanza) Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti 2:25
1975-03 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 “Enigma”: XIII. Romanza *** (Moderato) London Symphony Orchestra, Eugen Jochum 2:58
1975-06 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza (***): Moderato Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Norman Del Mar 3:07
1976-04-06 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": XIII. Romanza (***). Moderato London Philharmonic Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim 2:38
1978 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: (***) Romanza-Moderato Scottish National Orchestra, Sir Alexander Gibson 2:40
1981-12-29 Variations on an Original Theme ("Enigma"), op. 36: XIII. Romanza (***): Moderato Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis 3:10
1982-04-15 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza (***) Moderato BBC Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein 3:25
1983-01 Enigma Variations, Op. 36 (XII-XIII) B.G.N. - ***Romanza London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley 5:32
1983-12-14 Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 „Enigma-Variationen“: XIII. (***) Romanza: Moderato live Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Sir Colin Davis 2:51
1985-03-11 – 1985-03-13 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza: *** David Bell, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras 2:53
1985-07 Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIII. Romanza: *** Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin 3:07
1985-07 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": 13. Romanza: *** (Moderato) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn 2:49
1987-04 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza (***): Moderato Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli 3:22
1987-12 Enigma Variations, op. 36: Variation XIII. Romanza (***): Moderato Prudence Whittaker, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton 2:57
1988-01-18 – 1988-01-19 Variation on an Original Theme (“Enigma”) for orchestra, op. 36: XIII. (***) Romanza London Philharmonic Orchestra, Bryden Thomson 2:49
1988-04-26 – 1988-04-27 Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza: ***: Moderato London Symphony Orchestra, Barry Tuckwell 2:35
1989-01-09 – 1989-01-15 Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIII. Moderato Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu, Adrian Leaper 2:41
1989-07-28 – 1989-07-30 Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma), op. 36: XIII. (***) Romanza English Symphony Orchestra, William Boughton 2:55
1991-04 Enigma Variations, op. 36 no. 13: Romanza BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis 2:52
1992-02-24 – 1992-02-25 Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIII. *** Romanza: Moderato Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras 2:57
1993-08-28 – 1993-08-29 Enigma Variations: XIII. Romanza: *** (Lady Mary Lygon) City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle 2:58
1994-05 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": XIII. Romanza *** (Moderato) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin 3:11
1994-10-10 – 1994-10-14 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36: Variation 13: Romanza. Moderato Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Saarbrücken, Stanisław Skrowaczewski 3:13
1995-09 Variations on an Original Theme, "Enigma", Op. 36: Var. 13 (***) - Romanza Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, George Hurst 2:31
1996-04-19 – 1996-04-22 Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIII. (***): Romanza live Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti 2:39
1997-04-25 Enigma Variations: Variation XIII Romanza: *** live BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka 3:04
1998-10 Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": XIII. Romanza *** (Moderato) Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir John Eliot Gardiner 2:57
2007-01-06 – 2007-01-07 Enigma Variations, op. 36: (***) live London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 3:14
2015-09 Variations for orchestra 'Enigma', op. 36: Variation 13: * * * Romanza BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins 3:07
Enigma Variations, op. 36: XIV. Variation 13 (Romanza) The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 2:47
Enigma Variations: *** live Edward Elgar 3:08
Enigma Variations: ***, Var. XIII: Romanza. Moderato Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Järvi 2:46
Enigma Variations: XIII. *** Hallé Orchestra, Sir Mark Elder 2:54
Enigma Variations: XIII. Romanza: *** (Lady Mary Lygon) Kansas City Symphony, Michael Stern 2:55
Variationen über ein originales Thema "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. Romanza: * * * (Lady Mary Lygon) Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester Berlin, Rolf Kleinert 3:05
Variations on an original theme 'Enigma' - Var. 13 Romanza (***) Hallé Orchestra, Sir Hamilton Harty 2:33
Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: * * * London Philharmonic, Sir Adrian Boult 2:38
Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: Variation XIII: (***) Romanza London Philharmonic Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin 3:10
Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", op. 36: XIII. *** (Romanza) London Festival Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves 3:15
Variations on an Original Theme (‘Enigma’), op. 36: Moderato Romanza Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Nick Davies 3:11
Variations on an Original Theme ("Enigma"), Op.36: XIII. *** Romanza, Moderato BBC Philharmonic, Sir Edward Downes 2:54
Variations on an Original Theme, op. 36 "Enigma": Variation XIII [* * * Romanza] Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit 3:14
Variations, op. 36: Romanza London Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Daniel 2:50