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composer: Edward Elgar (1900)
librettist: John Henry Newman
premiered at: Birmingham Town Hall in Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom (1900-10-03)
part of: Works of Edward Elgar by opus number (number: op. 38)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/composition/mc0002658454 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 177002061 [info]
Wikidata: Q2065731 [info]
download score for free: imslp: The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (Elgar, Edward) [info]
is the basis for: The Apostles & The Kingdom: An Illustrated Introduction
parts: 1. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part I, I. Prelude (Cues 1–21)
2. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part I, II. Jesu, Maria – I am near to death (Cues 22–32)
3. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part I, III. Rouse thee, my fainting soul (Cues 33–39)
4. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part I, IV. Sanctus fortis, sanctus Deus (Cues 40–67)
5. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part I, V. Proficiscere, anima Christiana (Cue 68–78)
6. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, I. I went to sleep (Cues 1–15)
7. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, II. It is a member of that family (Cues 16–28)
8. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, III. But hark! upon my sense comes a fierce hubbub (Cues 29–54)
9. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, IV. I see not those false spirits (Cues 55–70)
10. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, V. But hark! a grand mysterious harmony (Cues 71–101)
11. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, VI. Thy judgment now is near (Cues 102–113)
12. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, VII. I go before my judge (Cues 114–126)
13. The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: Part II, VIII. Softly and gently, dearly-ransomed soul (Cues 127–137)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
The Dream of Gerontius, op. 38: II. There was a mortal who is now above partial Dame Janet Baker, Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 6:12